“Daphne is both physically tough and emotionally vulnerable, a heroine readers will love and root for in this fast-paced, gripping read.” Laura Moriarty, NYT best selling author of The Chaperone
“A mesmerizing debut that is part mystery, part modern love story, and thoroughly gripping. … read more Carol Cassella, best selling author of   Gemini
“Gritty and powerful.” Jo-Ann Mapson, winner of the ALA  RUSA award and author of Solomon’s Oak
“Daphne is a strong central character, complex and fundamentally stunted by tragedy in her life. …read more Kate Moretti, NYT best selling author of The Vanishing Year
Lisa Preston
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Daphne Mayfield sought a moment of quiet in a park—a break from city life, a tense relationship, and chronic overwork—but then an elderly woman makes a desperate plea. read more
The bestselling novel that asks: How far would you go to help a stranger?
The contemporary, domestic noir thriller for Book Clubs. 
“Daphne Mayfield has had a hard life. As a child, her sister was kidnapped, never to be seen or heard from again. …read more Carissa Chesanek for Booklist
“While reading Orchids and Stone by Lisa Preston I kept coming up with the notion that this is a page-turner, mystery set in emotional women’s fiction. …read more Susan Wingate, bestselling author of The Deer Effect
ORCHIDS AND STONE
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ORCHIDS AND STONE
The bestselling novel that asks: How far would you go to help a stranger?
The contemporary, domestic noir thriller for Book Clubs. 
“A mesmerizing debut that is part mystery, part modern love story, and thoroughly gripping. Orchids and Stone  stars a bright, uniquely independent woman who is strong enough to define her own future and tender enough to rediscover both love and forgiveness. Lisa Preston's deftly layered narrative crescendos to a nail biting climax that surprises and satisfies.” Carol Cassella, best selling author of Gemini
“Gritty and powerful.” Jo-Ann Mapson, winner of the ALA  RUSA award and author of Solomon’s Oak
“Daphne is a strong central character, complex and fundamentally stunted by tragedy in her life. With lyrical writing and nuanced characterization, Orchids and Stone  will have you rooting for Daphne's redemption amidst pulse-pounding car chases. It's a book that has something for every reader!” Kate Moretti, NYT best selling author of The Vanishing Year
Lisa Preston
© Lisa Preston - lisapreston.com - 2017
Reviews
“Daphne is both physically tough and emotionally vulnerable, a heroine readers will love and root for in this fast-paced, gripping read.” Laura Moriarty, NYT best selling author of The Chaperone
“Daphne is both physically tough and emotionally vulnerable, a heroine readers will love and root for in this fast-paced, gripping read.” Laura Moriarty, NYT best selling author of The Chaperone
“A mesmerizing debut that is part mystery, part modern love story, and thoroughly gripping. Orchids and Stone stars a bright, uniquely independent woman who is strong enough to define her own future and tender enough to rediscover both love and forgiveness. Lisa Preston's deftly layered narrative crescendos to a nail biting climax that surprises and satisfies.” Carol Cassella, best selling author of  Gemini
“Gritty and powerful.” Jo-Ann Mapson, winner of the ALA  RUSA award and author of Solomon’s Oak
Lisa Preston
© Lisa Preston - lisapreston.com - 2017
Reviews
“Daphne is a strong central character, complex and fundamentally stunted by tragedy in her life. With lyrical writing and nuanced characterization, Orchids and Stone will have you rooting for Daphne's redemption amidst pulse- pounding car chases. It's a book that has something for every reader!” Kate Moretti, NYT best selling author of The Vanishing Year
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ORCHIDS AND STONE
The contemporary, domestic noir thriller for Book Clubs. 
The bestselling novel that asks: How far would you go to help a stranger?