Gil and Mary Beth Ferko moved to Bergen County thinking they would lead a typical suburban life. But after a hit-and-run kills their infant daughter, Gil finds escape through heroin, and Mary Beth seeks solace in the companionship of a mysterious little girl. Years ago, Jen Yoder witnessed a man fall from a rooftop and chose to walk away. As mysteries and traumas start to collide, the characters must face the fine line between fate and happenstance. in Ghosts of Bergen County, Dana Cann’s tautly paced and intricately plotted debut, collective burdens manifest into hauntings.
Dana Cann will be discussing his book, The Ghosts of Bergen County at the Hillsdale Library on November 12th at 1pm.