[KINDLE] ✾ Close Your Eyes By Amanda Eyre Ward – E17streets4all.co.uk In Close Your Eyes the author of the bestselling How to Be Lost spins another mesmerizing tale of buried family secretsFor most of her life Lauren Mahdian has been certain of two things that her mothe In Close Your Eyes the author of the bestselling How to Be Lost spins another mesmerizing tale of buried family secretsFor most of her life Lauren Mahdian has been certain of two things that her mother is dead and that her father is a murdererBefore the horrific tragedy Lauren led a sheltered life in a wealthy corner of America in a town outside Manhattan on the banks of Long Island Sound a haven of luxurious Close Your ePUB Æ homes manicured lawns and seemingly perfect families Here Lauren and her older brother Alex thought they were safeBut one morning six year old Lauren and eight year old Alex awoke after a night spent in their tree house to discover their mother’s body and their beloved father arrested for the murderYears later Lauren is surrounded by uncertainty Her one constant is Alex always her protector still trying to understand the unraveling of his idyllic childhood But Lauren feels even alone when Alex reveals that he’s been in contact over the years with their imprisoned father—and that he believes he and his sister have yet to learn the full story of their mother’s deathThen Alex disappears As Lauren is forced to peek under the floorboards of her carefully constructed memories she comes to uestion the version of her history that she has clung to so fiercely Lauren’s search for the truth about what happened on that fateful night so many years ago is a riveting tale that will keep readers feverishly turning pages.
Amanda Eyre Ward was born in New York City in Her family moved to Rye New York when she was four Amanda attended Kent School in Kent CT where she wrote for the Kent NewsAmanda majored in English and American Studies at Williams College in Williamstown Massachusetts She studied fiction writing with Jim Shepard and spent her junior fall in coastal Kenya She worked part time at the Will.
- 272 pages
- Close Your Eyes
- Amanda Eyre Ward
- 25 October 2014 Amanda Eyre Ward