The Memory Box
NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY Bestseller
A psychological thriller with twists & turns until the last page.
What if you Googled yourself & discovered something shocking?
In this gripping page turner suspense, Caroline Thompson Googles herself and discovers the shocking details of a past she doesn't remember.
HOUSTON WRITERS GUILD Manuscript AWARD WINNER
In this best seller suspense thriller, a group of privileged suburban moms amuses themselves by Googling everyone in town, digging up dirt to fuel thorny gossip. Caroline Thompson, devoted mother of two, sticks to the moral high ground and attempts to avoid these women. She’s relieved to hear her name appears only three times, citing her philanthropy. Despite being grateful that she has nothing to hide, a delayed pang of insecurity prods Caroline to Google her maiden name—which none of the others know.
The hits cascade like a tsunami. Caroline’s terrified by what she reads. An obituary for her twin sister, JD? That’s absurd. With every click, the revelations grow more alarming. They can’t be right. She’d know. Caroline is hurled into a state of paranoia—upending her blissful family life and marriage—desperate to prove these allegations false before someone discovers they’re true.
The disturbing underpinnings of The Memory Box expose a story of deceit, misconceptions, and an obsession for control. With its twists and taut pacing, Natiello's page turning suspense cautions: Be careful what you search for.
“Smarty, quiet down.” He stomped into the room and stood at the base of the table, yapping like mad, insistent. The bark was strangely hostile.
“What’s the matter, Smarty? Sweetie, you’ve got to settle down. What is it? Did you catch something?” I smiled to lighten things up. That was a mistake; he growled as if he thought I was mocking hi……