Devastated by the news of her estranged twin sister’s murder, Shayna Darby arrives in Paris to identify the body, collect her sister’s belongings, and get back home before medical school starts. But police are consumed with a possible serial killer at large, and show little interest in Angela’s case. When Sebastien, Angela’s boyfriend, shows up pleading for closure, Shayna agrees to re-trace her sister’s footsteps in hopes of finding something the police missed.
While searching Angela’s apartment, Shayna finds a message written in their childhood twin language: ALIVE. TRUST NO ONE.
Terrified but determined to learn the truth about what happened to Angela, Shayna must navigate the underbelly of Paris with her shoddy French, dodge a detective who doesn’t want her help in solving her sister’s case, and decipher why Angela’s neighbor keeps crossing her path. Unfamiliar with Angela’s recent life, not having spoken since their parents’ death three years earlier, Shayna must follow her gut and channel the deep connection Angela believed existed between them in order to locate her. Quickly. Before someone mistakes Shayna for her twin.
THE PARIS TWIN is a 91,000-word Adult Psychological Thriller, told from Shayna’s perspective and through Angela’s past emails. GONE GIRL meets MY SISTER’S KEEPER in this work set in Paris.