Here’s the blurb:
One snowy night in 1998, Brooke Mulcahy's car slides off the
road in rural Vermont. Her car is discovered. She is not. Twenty-one years
later, Robert Kirby, Brooke's stepbrother, is paid a visit from a young woman
(Lily), claiming to be Brooke's daughter. Since a tumultuous upbringing,
Robert, formerly known as "Bobby," has enjoyed considerable success.
Now an esteemed professor at a private Upstate New York university, Robert has
just received a significant NEH grant. After Lily's visit, Robert's life is
His wife Stephanie reveals she is unhappy in the marriage and takes their teenage son to visit her sister in PA. Brooke's former best friend, Aaron Reardon, still devastated from Brooke's disappearance, offers to help. And forever lurking in the background is Mike Rakowski, Brooke's ex, a possessive, abusive drug addict.
As Robert's world unravels, he revisits that night twenty-one years ago where everything went wrong, unearthing a horrible, bone-chilling secret. In the vein of Simone St. James' Sun Down Motel and other female-driven domestic psychological thrillers today, All Who Wander mines the depths of past transgression, begging the question: do past sins automatically negate future happiness?