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We Are All the Same in the Dark

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We Are All the Same in the Dark by Julia Heaberlin
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Aug 11, 2020 | ISBN 9780525621676

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“[Julia Heaberlin] once again brilliantly captures the atmosphere and rough beauty of a strange and divided state.”CrimeReads

“Exceptional . . . After a devastating twist halfway through, the intense plot builds to an emotional finale. Heaberlin sensitively addresses issues of survival and vulnerability in this heart-wrenching gothic tale.”Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“One of my favorite reads of the year . . . I wanted to sit and savor [Heaberlin’s] beautiful prose but the twisty plot and unexpected revelations propelled me through this spine-chilling novel. . . .The book is absolutely mesmerizing.”—Heather Gudenkauf, New York Times bestselling author of The Weight of Silence

“I’m not sure I can put into words how much I loved this book: gorgeous writing, interesting characters, a unique setting, and an unsettling, surprising mystery. Everyone needs to put this book on their to-be-read list right now!”—Amy Engel, bestselling author of The Familiar Dark

“A gripping, richly layered exploration of haunted souls in a haunted place . . . Julia Heaberlin’s complex and memorable characters propel a story that keeps you guessing at every turn.”—Lou Berney, author of November Road

“Six words to describe We Are All the Same in the Dark: Sharp. Compassionate. Bloody. Shocking. Profound. Triumphant.”—Tanen Jones, author of The Better Liar

“A story so deftly told that it pulls you in and swallows you whole.”—Taylor Stevens, New York Times bestselling author of Liars’ Legacy

One of the best standalone mysteries I’ve read in a while . . . thrilling and complex, with richly imagined characters who will break your heart even as they confront the monsters, real and imagined, that hide in the dark.”Kathleen Kent, author of The Burn and the Edgar finalist The Dime

“Unsettling and atmospheric . . . tense and edgy . . . Julia Heaberlin holds you spellbound all the way to the emotional and devastating conclusion.”—Lesley Kara, internationally bestselling author of The Rumor
“An intense, intelligent thrill-ride of a book—undoubtedly the one I will be recommending all year.”—Elizabeth Haynes, New York Times bestselling author of Into the Darkest Corner
“Raw, stunning, both otherworldly and lapel-grabbing, this is the book to grab when you need something to grab you. Julia Heaberlin has written a tour de force.”—Rene Denfeld, bestselling author of The Child Finder and The Butterfly Girl

“Equal parts luscious and thrilling, Heaberlin delivers characters from the heart in a darkly lyrical style as if she has fistfuls of it to spare. With that style and the Texas setting, she’s reminiscent of James Lee Burke.”—Becky Masterman, author of Rage Against the Dying

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