By Rosecrans Baldwin
When a scandalous small-town crime is going viral, a youngster lady takes heart level in Rosecrans Baldwin's tale of a twenty first century Puritan witch-hunt
The final child Left starts whilst a vehicle smashes right into a sculpture of a big cowgirl. The police locate our bodies within the trunk. 19-year-old Nick Toussaint Jr. is arrested for homicide, and after info of the crime rip around the web, his 16-year-old female friend, Emily Portis—a sheltered teenager who’s been off the grid beforehand, her first romance coinciding together with her first cellphone—is approximately fed on through a public hungry for each lurid aspect, exact or now not.
Emily and Nick are usually not the one ones whose lives come unmoored. A retired police officer latches onto the case. Nick’s alcoholic mom is thrust into an unusual position. a tender journalist who left her place of birth at the back of is pulled into the fray. And Emily’s father, the city Sheriff, is eventually compelled to confront a titanic secret.
The final child Left is a daring, looking out novel approximately how our relations function in a hyper-connected global, an expertly-portrayed account of tragedy grew to become mercilessly into leisure. And it’s the suspenseful unwinding of a criminal offense that’s extra advanced than it firstly turns out. yet regularly it’s the tale of 2 kids, dismantled through conditions and rotten success, who're desirous to think that love is sufficient to retailer them.
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The Last Kid Left: A Novel by Rosecrans Baldwin