Mike Wingate, abandoned by his father at four and raised in foster care, is finally living the life he always dreamed of—he's happily married with a precocious 8-year-old daughter, and his construction company is about to finish a "green" housing development that will secure a solid future for them all. But then something from his own past, a past he doesn't even remember, comes back to visit terror upon him and his family.
Shady characters begin threatening Mike and, when he reports them, the police seem more interested in Mike's murky past than in protecting him. Now, with Mike, his wife Annabel and daughter Kat suddenly under attack from all sides, Mike turns to Shep, a dangerous man—and Mike's only true friend— from his childhood days in foster care. Together they will do whatever it takes to protect Mike's family against the hidden men behind the terrifying warning, "You're Next."
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Hurwitz (They're Watching) masterfully provokes feelings of extreme dread in this thriller centered on Mike Wingate, who's worked his way up from the bottom to become a successful home contractor in Lost Hills, "a Valley community thirty miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles."May 09 2011 | Read Full Review of You're Next
The book is pitch-perfect from beginning to end, a wild summer night’s ride that starts with a tragic event and concludes with a pair of climaxes --- one cataclysmic and the other heart-rending --- with a bunch of heart-stopping scenarios along the way.Jul 05 2011 | Read Full Review of You're Next
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Search books by title, genre, publication month, publication year, and rating or search by any combination of these options (i.e.May 26 2011 | Read Full Review of You're Next
For help, he must go back to his murky past and contact Shep, a man Mike thought he would never see again, a foster brother from his youth who has become a hardened criminal.| Read Full Review of You're Next
Raised in foster care, Mike Wingate has defied all odds to build a successful life.Oct 15 2011 | Read Full Review of You're Next
Hurwitz writes well about the emotional cost of not knowing your true origins, the power of friendships forged during childhood and the lengths people will go to in order to protect what they feel is theirs by right.Jan 27 2011 | Read Full Review of You're Next
After his photo makes the paper for a green housing development project, Michael is alarmed by whispers on the house monitor, cars following him, a missing stuffed polar bear, and, finally, a provoking and hostile parking lot encounter with two strangers, after the green project's awards ceremony.| Read Full Review of You're Next
Young Mike Wingate was abandoned by his father, seemingly for no reason, at the early age of four.| Read Full Review of You're Next
Mike was left at a foster home when he was 4.Jul 10 2011 | Read Full Review of You're Next
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