Praise for "The Barter: "
Praise for The Barter
"A thoughtful and surprisingly witty novel. It weighs its horrors precisely...What you're afraid of is part of who you are." -"The New York Times Book Review"
"A good, old-fashioned ghost story that will make you jump when your walls creak...her thoughtful story will keep readers reflecting on its themes once the shivers have passed." --BookPage
A suspenseful and thrilling ghost story about two women, separated by 100 years, who are bound by a haunting secret coined from the obscurities of motherhood and marriage. You won t be able to put this haunting love story down and you might even be afraid of the dark after this chilling read. --Buzzfeed
With lush language that provides contrast to the gripping plot, Adcock s debut novel weaves two tragic love stories into one tense and provocative tale of love, fear and personal ordeal. "Working Mother"
Haunting . . . You ll slow down through the gorgeous language, but speed up to find out what happens in the explosive, fast-paced plot. Shape.com
A thriller about two mothers . . . as the women learn, happiness can also be mysterious, and even love can sometimes be disguised as a threat. Shelf Awareness
[A] creepy and atmospheric tale that many mothers will definitely relate to. --Parkersburg News & Sentinel (West Virginia)
[A] suspenseful debut. "Publishers Weekly"
Eerie and atmospheric, this psychological thriller will twist its way into readers psyches. "Booklist""show more