husband disappeared ... leaving his secrets behind.
kayak trip was supposed to be a honeymoon. But when Nell and Joe
are caught in a flash flood, Nell is swept under, trapped, and
loses consciousness. She awakens, safe on shore, to find a note
from Joe explaining that he has gone for help. He never returns.
The search that follows raises more questions
than it answersabout the family he never mentioned, who
arrive in Nell's sleepy hometown; about the enormous inheritence;
and worse, the question whispered by the locals . . . is Nell
Always hoping for Joe's return, Nell tries
to put the rumors behind her. But as years slip past, she craves
answers. Nell retakes the river in search of the truth and finds
that jealousy, desperation and deception can pull you under faster
than churning waterand you may never resurface.
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