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Abandoned by her family, Kya raises herself all alone in the marshes outside of her small town. When her former boyfriend is found dead, Kya is instantly branded by the local townspeople and law enforcement as the prime suspect for his murder.

MPAA Rating -

Status Post Production

Release Date 2022-06-23


laura_wills shared a tip "A very quick read, captures you from the start. It may not be 100% realistic, but it’s a great story."

elisha_ionetz shared a tip "this book isn’t my typical choice of genre, but it was a GREAT read! 10/10, can’t wait until the movie comes out in july!"

juliette_denis shared a tip "the whole book"

sarah_3910 shared a tip "Excellent book. I still think about the character to this day."

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liz_moore_9673 shared a tip "Great characters and story."

ricole_meinhardt shared a tip "Beautifully written beginning to end. The depth of the characters is vast and refreshing."

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haileigh_williams shared a tip "Such a tear jerker"

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jacob_sobers shared a tip "Great for thriller"

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lori_1788 shared a tip "One of the best books I’ve ever read! Keeps you entertained until the very end!!"

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alicia_monahan shared a tip "I finished this book today and loved it so much."

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kathy_varzino_2356 shared a tip "YES! YES! YES! My only regret is Reece Witherspoon isn't playing the part of Kya. Still. Can. Not. Wait."

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bridgette_cunningham shared a tip "Amazing. I wish I could read again for the first time."

lucy_9139 shared a tip "Good book, but I found it predictable (as another reviewer also said). It was an easy read."

jaelyn_patrick shared a tip "Such a moving and beautiful book that touches on so many challenging aspects of life in such a touching way"

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jacey_thompson_4429 shared a tip "Wonderfully written."

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bethany_caroline_ureta shared a tip "It's a wonderful story about the life of an impressive woman mixed with a murder mystery"

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alma_pavlovic shared a tip "Amazing book!"

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anelaemelee shared a tip "Didn’t absolutely love it but was definitely relatable!!"

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melissa_davis_8503 shared a tip "Loved it. Didn't want to put it down. Hung on the last page for dayyyyys"

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suzette_jaggars shared a tip "Great coming of age novel with a surprise on the very last page. Felt like I grew with the main character. 10/10 recommend!"

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emily_lyn shared a tip "Amazing. Could not put it down."

k_a_8066 shared a tip "I loved the main character and her unique life from start to finish. The writing kept me wanting more!"

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lisa_eibell shared a tip "I liked the book , never saw the movie"

tawny_savage shared a tip "One of the best books I’ve ever read! Fantastic… flowing, just can’t sit it down, read!! Excited for the movie♥️✨💋"

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brandy_waldrop shared a tip "It has everything; love, survival, suspense, overcoming adversity. Lots of different things to appeal to all kinds of readers"

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aimee_seguin shared a tip "I couldn’t put this book down."

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abbie_georgson shared a tip "I listened to this on Audible. (Second time trying out audio books.) It was hard to stop listening!"

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jessica_fernandes shared a tip "I love this book! I just finished reading it and I have to say it was one I could not put down!"

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lexie_bosley shared a tip "I devoured this Book! I couldn't read it fast enough!"

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ava_mosscrop shared a tip "Breathtaking."

jordan_baize shared a tip "One of the best novels I’ve ever read."

trang_8317 shared a tip "Couldn't put the book down!"

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tiffany_roecker_wic shared a tip "The twists and turns were amazing!"

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emily_mccartney_19 shared a tip "Great read! I didn’t want to put it down and the twist is jaw dropping."

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elise_navarre shared a tip "Couldn’t put it down!"

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louise_lambert shared a tip "This was one of my favourite books this year!!!"

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sage_weaver_2931 shared a tip "Great storytelling! And super interesting storyline!"

diana_pullen shared a tip "It’s fast pace but still detailed and has an amazing balance of mystery and emotion."

emily_jasiewicz shared a tip "Amazing imagery, great story"

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bailey_jenkins_9069 shared a tip "Sooooooo good!!! Now one of my very favorite books!!"

hayleigh_wilson shared a tip "Best book ever!"

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mikaela_peterson shared a tip "It was a little difficult to get into for me, but after the first 90 pages or so I could not put this down! Beautiful story ❤"

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anahllely_schneider shared a tip "Love story are my favorite"

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sara_cifuentes shared a tip "Kept you on your toes throughout the whole read!"

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allison_bailey_6637 shared a tip "It had an absolutely awesome ending!"

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shannon_hyman shared a tip "Beautifully developed characters and story."

pedro_tello shared a tip "Really well told story"

taryn_outlaw shared a tip "Takes some time to really get into it, but by the time the second part starts, you can’t stop reading."

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mary_henderson_1964 shared a tip "Well written. Mystery. Character development"

abbie_bullock shared a tip "This book is sooo good!! Highly recommend it :)"

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katie_owens_8379 shared a tip "Fabulous book. I haven’t read anything as good as this in a while!!"

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jacquelynn_cookson shared a tip "Such a good book!"

lc_8512 shared a tip "Though kind of a slow start, a very captivating love story and “who dunnit,” with an ending everyone can appreciate."

vickie_5985 shared a tip "Great characters, setting and a mystery."

lisa_beddingfield shared a tip "Wonderful story. Hard to put down."

audrey_paese shared a tip "Love love loved this."

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bailey_flanagan shared a tip "Trauma, twists, and crime! Also a love story. Details are vivid. I recommended audiobook version."

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nina_lovelace shared a tip "LOVE LOVE LOVE so many different genres in one"

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sarah_emrick shared a tip "Beautifully written and an incredible story"

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preeti_johal shared a tip "Beautiful story heartbreaking at times, lonely takes you on a journey. Loved every part and didn’t want it to end ♥️♥️"

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lauren_robinson_9661 shared a tip "It was a beautiful coming of age story. I literally could not put this book down. I recommended it to everyone!"

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kennedy_trower shared a tip "First 70% was pretty slow. Last 30% was good. Hard to get into, but good story."

amber_casey shared a tip "Loved it! Loved that it had Romance and mystery!"

mackenzie_4592 shared a tip "So engaging and kept me guessing until the very end"

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evalyn_pel shared a tip "One of my favorite books I’ve ever read, Greta detail and ending is amazing. Will be a reread."

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jaime_miller_1989 shared a tip "such an amazing read!! absolutely amazing writing with an ending that left me speechless"

tu_8438 shared a tip "Wonderfully written book that keeps you guessing."

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kelsey_james_9095 shared a tip "Great mystery rooted in a deep appreciation for nature."

amanda_colwell shared a tip "My favorite book ever. The imagery is beautiful and the storyline is captivating."

meghna_allamudi shared a tip "It was well written"

melissa_ortiz_3174 shared a tip "Loved this book!"

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vanessa_lamb shared a tip "Beautiful visuals"

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jessica_olip_booth shared a tip "Science plus mystery"

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katelyn_isley_9852 shared a tip "Good book!"

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rileyc shared a tip "LOVE LOVE LOVE THE SLOW BURN ROMANCE!!!!!!!"

paige_bays shared a tip "interesting story! Get to love the characters. Twists and turns you wouldn’t expect."

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leah_casatelli shared a tip "i love this book so much i cant get over it. def a slow start but it’s a must read"

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amanda_mcbain_3597 shared a tip "Loved it!!!"

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taylor_ellis_7674 shared a tip "Just good"

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lauren_v985 shared a tip "Was an incredible story of resilience in the face of circumstances beyond her control. Highly recommend."

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lisa_jenkens shared a tip "The writing and the story"

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