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Mary Higgins Clark No Place Like Home Essay

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No Place Like Home

The book No Place Like Home by Mary Higgins Clark has a very intriguing plot, it was relatively easy to follow, and it was exciting. This is definitely a must read for lovers of mystery and excitement.
The story starts out with a ten year-old Liza Barton, who accidentally shoots her mother while trying to defend her from her abusive stepfather, Ted Cartwright. After being acquitted of all charges, Liza is adopted by some distant relatives, moves to California, and changes her name to Celia Kellogg. Later in life, after inheriting a fortune from her first husband, he swears her to secrecy about her past. After marrying again, her new husband buys her a house for her birthday as a surprise. Not knowing about her past, he
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