The Inn at Ocean's Edge

The Inn at Ocean's Edge

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Thomas Nelson

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“Coble doesn’t disappoint with her custom blend of suspense and romance.” Publishers Weekly

Claire’s visit to a luxury hotel in Maine awakens repressed memories and threatens all she holds dear.

In 1989, Claire Dellamare disappeared from her own fourth birthday party at the Hotel Tourmaline on the island of Folly Shoals, Maine. She showed up a year later at the same hotel, with a note pinned to her dress but no explanation. Nobody knows where Claire spent that year—and until now, Claire didn’t even know she had ever been missing.

But when Claire returns to the Hotel Tourmaline for a business meeting with her CEO father, disturbing memories begin to surface . . . despite her parents’ best efforts to keep them forgotten.

Luke Rocco lost his mother under equally mysterious circumstances—at the same time Claire disappeared. After a chance encounter reveals the unlikely link between them, Claire and Luke set out together to uncover the truth about what happened that fateful year.

With flashbacks swimming just beneath her consciousness and a murderer threatening her safety, Claire’s very life depends on unscrambling her past . . . even if her family refuses to acknowledge it. Someone—maybe everyone—is hiding something from Claire Dellamare, and it will cost her everything to drag the truth out into the light.

”Evocative and gripping, The Inn at Ocean’s Edge will keep you flipping pages long into the night.” —Dani Pettrey, bestselling author of the Alaskan Courage series

“I burned through The Inn at Ocean’s Edge in one sitting . . . Colleen Coble has done it again with this gripping opening to a new series. I can’t wait to spend more time in Sunset Cove.” —Heather Burch, bestselling author of One Lavender Ribbon

“Coble truly shines when she’s penning a mystery, and this tale will really keep the reader guessing . . . Mystery lovers will definitely want to put this book on their purchase list.” —RT Book Reviews

Claire’s visit to a luxury hotel in Maine awakens repressed memories, threatening all she holds dear.

Baker & Taylor
"A vacation to Sunset Cove was her way of celebrating and thanking her parents. After all, Claire Dellamore's childhood was like a fairytale. But with the help of Luke Elwell, Claire discovers that fairytale was really an elaborate lie...The minute she steps inside the grand Inn at Ocean's Edge, Claire Dellamare knows something terrible happened there. She feels it in her bones. Her ensuing panic attack causes a scene, upsetting her parents. Claire attempts to quiet her nerves with a walk on the beach, to no avail. She's at too great a distance to make out details, but she believes she witnesses a murder on a nearby cliff. When local police find no evidence of foul play, they quickly write off the "nervous" woman's testimony as less than credible. But Luke Elwell, home on leave from the Coast Guard, has reason to believe Claire. Years ago when his mother went missing, Luke's father suspected she'd been murdered. He died never having convinced the police to investigate. So when an employee of the grand hotel doesn't show up for work, Luke steps in to help Claire track down the missing woman. As Claire and Luke put together the pieces of a decades-old mystery, they discover that some family secrets refuse to stay buried. And some passions are worth killingfor"--

& Taylor

Claire Dellamore's stay at the Grand Inn at Ocean's Edge begins with a menacing start as she suffers a panic attack set off by the vibes from the place, and when she sees what she believes to be a murder while out for a stroll, only Luke Elwell believes her.

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee :, Thomas Nelson,, 2015
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781401690267
Branch Call Number: FIC COB
Characteristics: x, 326 pages ;,22 cm.


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Apr 30, 2019

What a fantastic book!!! I could not put this book down. Would wake up in the night and read. Great story line, wonderful characters and you don't have to read 2-3 chapters to get into the story line. Starts on page 1.
Really should add that this book is #1 in a series - Sunset cove. Hate it when I get a book out and didn't know it was a series. Library needs to have this info on there page!

Jan 25, 2019

Very interesting with twisted family secrets and faith in enduring the pasts.

Oct 13, 2017

sunset cove book 1

May 23, 2016

A very well done tale. This book is hard to put down.

Bonfire Sep 04, 2015

Good book. A real mystery! Lots of twists and turns.

karcoldelharvic5 May 11, 2015

Several intertwined plots. Very good book. Finished it in less than a day.

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