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Saving Meghan

(2019)
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Can a mother love her daughter to death?

Some would say Becky Gerard is a devoted mother. Others, including her husband, would say she's obsessed with her daughter.

Fifteen-year-old Meghan is constantly, inexplicably ill. Her doctors are starting to suspect Munchausen syndrome by proxy - they believe Meghan's mother is seeking medical help for symptoms that don't exist. But when Meghan's illness takes a sharp turn, it is no longer clear whether her mother is lying, or if something even more sinister is at hand...

Becky must race against time to prove her daughter is in danger. But first, she must confront secrets that threaten to not only upend her life... but destroy it.

Praise for Saving Meghan:

"Plenty of twists...will keep you turning the pages as you guess...and guess again." -Lisa Scottoline, New York Times bestselling author of After Anna

"An acute, sensitive portrayal of family love under extreme stress...[with] a touch of Hitchcock." -William Landay, New York Times bestselling author of Defending Jacob

"Palmer's take on a dark and fascinating topic will keep the reader wondering to the very end." Publishers Weekly

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Smart and taut...Moves at a lighting pace." - Alafair Burke

"Likable characters to root for, a top-notch villain, and enough excitement to make your hair curl. Have fun with this thriller." - Catherine Coulter

"DJ Palmer captivates readers with the fine line between a mother on a mission and a mother who’s gone way too far...the stakes couldn’t be higher in this pulse-pounding winner of a thriller." - Lisa Gardner

"An acute, sensitive portrayal of family love under extreme stress...[with] a touch of Hitchcock." - William Landay

"Plenty of twists...will keep you turning the pages as you guess...and guess again." - Lisa Scottoline

"Mother doesn't always know best in this thrill ride of a novel...gripping and twisted." - Karin Slaughter

"Smart, chilling, and full of hairpin turns, Saving Meghan is highwire suspense of the first order." - Lisa Unger


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April 2019 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Saving Meghan (Wheeler Publishing Large Print Hardcover)
Author(s): D J Palmer
ISBN: 1-4328-6358-4 / 978-1-4328-6358-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wheeler Publishing Large Print
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April 2019 : USA Hardback
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Title: Saving Meghan: A Novel
Author(s): D J Palmer
ISBN: 1-250-10745-8 / 978-1-250-10745-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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April 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: Saving Meghan: the chilling thriller about Munchausen's by proxy syndrome...
Author(s): D J Palmer
ISBN: 1-4722-6587-4 / 978-1-4722-6587-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
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February 2020 : USA Paperback
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Title: Saving Meghan: A Novel
Author(s): D J Palmer
ISBN: 1-250-25283-0 / 978-1-250-25283-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
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April 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: Saving Meghan
Author(s): D J Palmer
ISBN: 1-250-22432-2 / 978-1-250-22432-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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April 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Saving Meghan: A Novel
Author(s): D J Palmer
ISBN: 1-250-31423-2 / 978-1-250-31423-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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April 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Saving Meghan
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Title: Saving Meghan
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Title: Saving Meghan
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Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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April 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Saving Meghan
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Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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Title: Saving Meghan: A Novel
Author(s): D J Palmer
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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April 2019 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Saving Meghan: the chilling new thriller about Munchausen's by proxy syndrome...
Author(s): D J Palmer
Publisher: Review
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