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Purgatory Bay

(2020)
(The second book in the Bleak Harbor series)
A novel by

 
 
Twelve years ago, her life was torn apart. Now those who wronged her will pay.

Jubilee Rathman is a straight-A student and star soccer goalie destined for Princeton—until her family is brutally murdered. Twelve years later, she lives in a virtual fortress on Purgatory Bay near Bleak Harbor, plotting revenge on the people she considers responsible.

In her crosshairs is former reporter Michaela “Mikey” Deming, who Jubilee believes got her family in trouble with the Detroit mob. As retribution, Jubilee kidnaps Mikey’s sister and daughter, and that’s just the start in her ruthless quest for justice.

Bleak Harbor police chief Katya Malone, still reeling from her failure to find a kidnapped boy, leads the investigation. She’s determined to keep history from repeating, but Jubilee is more cunning than Malone can imagine.

All Mikey and Katya can do is follow Jubilee’s dangerous trail of clues. But in Bleak Harbor, nothing is what it seems, and no one can be trusted. As an ominous end draws ever nearer, the women must face the misdeeds of the past to find the kidnapping victims before it’s too late.

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Purgatory Bay is a knockout! Bryan Gruley has populated this eerie story with a cast of characters who range from menacing to heroic and together create a whirlwind of momentum that makes this one impossible to put down." - Michael Connelly

"With the enigmatic skill of a guide returning to a place both mysterious and dangerous, Bryan Gruley invites readers back to the world he created in Bleak Harbor. Purgatory Bay is a complex, persecuting and captivating tale. Once again, Gruley creates a fascinatingly twisted family saga that braids the weight of guilt with the torment of grief and the glimmer of hope." - Amber Cowie

"A gripping contemporary story of revenge, with scenes accelerating like heartbeats from the grave to its emotional, pulse-pounding conclusion." - Andrew Gross

"Bryan Gruley’s Purgatory Bay is a suspenseful and complex adventure filled with fascinating characters, including a cunning and vengeful villain who made my skin crawl. An exciting read with a satisfying ending!" - T R Ragan


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Used availability for Bryan Gruley's Purgatory Bay

Hardback Editions

January 2020 : USA Hardback
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Title: Purgatory Bay (Bleak Harbor)
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
ISBN: 1-5420-1654-1 / 978-1-5420-1654-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Paperback Editions

January 2020 : USA Paperback
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Title: Purgatory Bay (Bleak Harbor)
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
ISBN: 1-5420-9288-4 / 978-1-5420-9288-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

January 2020 : Audio CD
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Title: Purgatory Bay
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
ISBN: 1-72135-835-8 / 978-1-72135-835-9
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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January 2020 : Audio CD
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Title: Purgatory Bay
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
ISBN: 1-72135-836-6 / 978-1-72135-836-6
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


January 2020 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Purgatory Bay: Bleak Harbor, Book 2
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   


January 2020 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Purgatory Bay: Bleak Harbor, Book 2
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


January 2020 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Purgatory Bay: Bleak Harbor, Book 2
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


January 2020 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Purgatory Bay: Bleak Harbor, Book 2
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

January 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Purgatory Bay (Bleak Harbor Book 2)
Author(s): Bryan Gruley
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU