The Perfect Mother Lib/E (Compact Disc)

By Aimee Molloy, Cristin Milioti (Read by)

HarperCollins, 9781538519042

Publication Date: May 1, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (4/30/2018)
Paperback (12/31/2018)
Hardcover (5/1/2018)
Paperback, Large Print (5/1/2018)
Compact Disc (5/1/2018)
MP3 CD (5/1/2018)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (5/1/2018)

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May 2018 Indie Next List

“Buckle up for a gripping read that had me up until 2:00 in the morning! Aimee Molloy taps into two of the deepest fears a mother can have: The ultimate fear of losing a child, and the secretive fear of losing her identity. As a new mother, this book spoke to me on every level. The insecurity, the worries, the panic, the judgment - you name it. Add a missing child, and all those feelings were multiplied by a thousand. Don't miss this captivating novel - it won't disappoint!”
— Teresa Steele, Old Firehouse Books, Fort Collins, CO
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Description

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AND MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF THE SUMMER--SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING SCANDAL'S KERRY WASHINGTON

An addictive psychological thriller about a group of women whose lives become unexpectedly connected when one of their newborns goes missing.

A night out. A few hours of fun. That's all it was meant to be.

They call themselves the May Mothers--a group of new moms whose babies were born in the same month. Twice a week, they get together in Brooklyn's Prospect Park for some much-needed adult time.

When the women go out for drinks at the hip neighborhood bar, they are looking for a fun break from their daily routine. But on this hot Fourth of July night, something goes terrifyingly wrong: one of the babies is taken from his crib. Winnie, a single mom, was reluctant to leave six-week-old Midas with a babysitter, but her fellow May Mothers insisted everything would be fine. Now he is missing. What follows is a heart-pounding race to find Midas, during which secrets are exposed, marriages are tested, and friendships are destroyed.

Thirteen days. An unexpected twist. The Perfect Mother is a true page turner. --B.A. Paris, author of Behind Closed Doors