Fourteenyearold Cynthia Bigge woke one morning to discover that her entire familyyes'>#8211;mother, father,brotheryes'>#8211;had vanished.yes'>#160;No note, no trace, no return. Ever.yes'>#160; Now, twentyfive years later, sheyes'>#8217;ll learn the devastating truth.yes'>#160;Sometimes ityes'>#8217;s better not to know. . . .Cynthia is happily married with a young daughter, a new family. But the story of her old family isnyes'>#8217;t over. A strange car in the neighborhood, untraceable phone calls, ominous yes'>#8220;giftsyes'>#8221;yes'>#8211;someone has returned to her hometown to finish what was started twentyfive years ago. And no oneyes'>#8217;s innocence is guaranteed, not even her own. By the time Cynthia discovers her killeryes'>#8217;s shocking identity, it will again be too late . . . even for goodbye.From the Paperback edition.