Michael Kimball’s work has received international acclaim from critics and authors including Stephen King, who says Kimball writes “the sort of book you think about during the day and can’t wait to settle back into at night.” In Mouth to Mouth, Kimball spins a terrifying tale of retribution, set in an idyllic, sheep-dotted countryside.
As Ellen Chambers’ marriage falls apart, her nephew Neil walks back into her life. Instead of the boy she knew 12 years ago, he is now a handsome young man. Soon, he has offered to rebuild her barn in exchange for lodging. But his offer of help and friendship is part of a larger plan that will leave a trail of deception and murder in its wake. As the barn takes shape, Ellen watches her life and her world change under the spell of forces she no longer knows how to name or control.
Narrator George Guidall’s performance highlights the mounting suspense in this gripping pause-resister that will haunt you long after the last sentence.