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After Her

Joyce Maynard

In the latest novel by Maynard (The Good Daughters, 2010), the presence of a serial killer in 1979 San Francisco greatly affects a 13-year-old girl and her younger sister. A killer is stalking Marin County's hiking trails. Rachel Torricelli and her little sister Patty are obsessed with helping their detective father find the "Sunset Strangler." Watching her father's life slowly unravel as more and more women are killed, Rachel embarks on a dangerous game...using herself as bait to catch the killer. The consequences of her actions will have repercussions for years to come. A poignant and suspenseful family saga.