Author: Sherri Smith
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Suspense
Release Date: March 28th, 2017
Publisher: Tor Books
Mia Haas has built a life for herself far from the North Dakota town where she grew up, but when she receives word that her twin brother is missing, she’s forced to return home. Once hailed as the golden boy of their small town, Lucas Haas disappeared the same day the body of one of his high school students is pulled from the river. Trying to wrap her head around the rumors of Lucas’s affair with the teen, and unable to reconcile the media’s portrayal of Lucas as a murderer with her own memories of him, Mia is desperate to find another suspect. All the while, she wonders, if he’s innocent, why did he run? As Mia reevaluates their difficult, shared history and launches her own investigation into the grisly murder, she uncovers secrets that could exonerate Lucas—or seal his fate. In a small town where everyone’s history is intertwined, Mia will be forced to confront her own demons, placing her right in the killer’s crosshairs.
Follow Me Down tells of Mia, the twin sister of the suspected murderer of a student and she will stop at nothing to find out the truth and clear her brother's name. Is her brother really the person behind this brutal murder? Or is there something much more bigger that Mia and everyone else missing? Family secrets, lies, and more are unveiled in this novel and the twists at the end will leave you reeling.
This novel was a super quick, well written mystery that had me flipping the pages and finishing the entire thing in just a matter of hours. The authors writing captivated me, it's twisted atmospheric vibe to it, the plot twists at almost every corner...by the middle of the book my head was spinning - in a good way! This was the first book I've read from Smith, but I'm definitely going to be looking out for more of her titles in the future as I really enjoyed this one!
For those who enjoy quick, twisted murder mysteries, Follow Me Down is for you! With well-developed characters and plot, this book will grab you from the first page to last and I guarantee you will be suspecting everyone throughout it all!