Linda’s Book Obsession Reviews “Her Secret Son” by Hannah Mary McKinnon, MIRA, May 2019
Hannah Mary McKinnon, Author of “Her Secret Son” has written a captivating, compelling, intriguing and thought-provoking novel. The Genres for this Novel are Mystery, Suspense and Fiction. The timeline of the story is set in the present and goes to the past when it pertains to the characters or events in the story. Some of the unsettling questions would unnerve any parent. The author describes her characters as complex, complicated and confused.
When Grace, Josh’s significant other has a tragic accident, Josh finds himself in the difficult position of being a single father to his son Logan. As Josh tries to find legal answers that involve Logan, he realizes that Grace had deep dark secrets that can cause terrible consequences. Josh wants to become Logan’s legal guardian so he can adopt him. At every inquiry, there is another problem. There is no birth certificate. Now Josh is starting to doubt his relationship with Grace.
As Josh tries to unravel all the secrets to finding the truth and make the pieces of the puzzle fit, he doesn’t realize the danger he and Logan are in. I would highly recommend this suspenseful and complex novel.