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A suspenseful mystery about a woman who believes she has finally met the love of her life—until he vanishes.
Before vanishing, Owen Michaels smuggles a message to his one-year-old wife: “Protect her.” Despite her bewilderment and terror, Hannah Hall recognizes the note’s intended recipient: Owen’s sixteen-year-old daughter, Bailey. Bailey, who sadly lost her mother when she was a teenager. Bailey is serious about not having anything to do with her new stepmother.
Hannah soon learns her husband isn’t who he said he was after Hannah’s increasingly urgent calls to Owen go unanswered, the FBI arrests Owen’s manager, and a US marshal and federal agents arrive at her Sausalito home unannounced. And Bailey may be the secret to uncovering Owen’s true identity—and why he vanished in the first place.
begin putting together Owen’s history, they quickly realize they’re also constructing a new future—one none of them could have predicted.
The Last Thing He Told Me is a riveting mystery with breakneck pacing, dizzying plot twists, and evocative family drama that is sure to stun you with its final, heartbreaking turn.