Baby Cora is kidnapped while her parents are next door. Once the investigation of her kidnapping begins, betrayal, lies and deceit are revealed. The Couple Next Door had me intrigued me from the start and I just had to know what happened!
Architect Lucien is caught in a moral dilemma as he creates hiding places for Jewish individuals during WWII. This flawed protagonist is torn between satisfying his artistic needs and success, versus the desire to do what's right when altruism is sparse in society.
If you find yourself shaking your head at the state of the world, Dark Money explains the machinations behind the scenes. It's a sobering look at how the world of US politics works and underscores the need for ordinary citizens to be vigilant and critical. It was published in early 2016 but is even more relevant in 2017. A must read!