Libby Carter is pretty sure she didn’t kill her husband…
When Libby wakes up to find her husband Ryan murdered in bed next to her with no memory of how it happened, she can only assume the worst. Daughter of the infamous I-75 Strangler, Libby is afraid that becoming a serial killer is in her DNA. Is she truly capable of killing the man she loves?
The evidence against her keeps stacking up, and it’s enough for an arrest…
It’s no secret that Libby is the number one suspect, and when she makes bail, she knows she has no choice but to turn to the only man who can help clear her name. Her father. After visiting him in prison, she decides to take the investigation into her own hands. Libby finds an unsettling lead on Ryan’s murderer and learns her husband might not have been as innocent as she thought.
But every clue she uncovers leads to another dead end…
Libby must risk her life to discover the truth about her husband and his murder, but things become even more dangerous when she realizes someone is watching her every move.
‘Like Father, Like Daughter’, has a great opening chapter, that sets the scene for a fast paced, thrilling story. The plot doesn’t shy away from violence and its graphic results, which enhance the story’s realism.
Told from Libby’s point of view, in the first person, her thoughts, and visual experiences are frighteningly real, as her life changes forever. The story’s perfect pacing increases the suspense and tension. Realistically portrayed with vivid, believable characters, Libby’s life unravels and leaves her out of control and in danger. I loved the element of doubt in this story, even Libby isn’t sure what she’s done and that makes the final outcome surprising and satisfying,
Libby is a strong woman, used to looking out for herself, yet an unfortunate series of events leave her hurting and vulnerable. Surrounded by doubt and suspicion, she is the only one who can discover the truth and prove her innocence. , Libby’s father is an interesting character; hopefully his story will be the next book in the series.
This is a great story, well paced, full of menace and suspense with a believable, likeable heroine and lots of plot twists to keep you guessing. It’s a page turning read I couldn’t put down.
I received a copy of this book from the author in return for an honest review.