Laura McHugh: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Laura McHugh Quotes 

Laura McHugh, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Laura McHugh quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Laura McHugh’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Laura McHugh made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites: 

About Laura McHugh

Among other awards, Laura McHugh’s debut novel, The Weight of Blood, won the International Thriller Writers Award for Best First Novel, the Silver Falchion Award for Best First Novel: Literary Suspense, and the Missouri Author Award. Furthermore, it was nominated for an Alex Award, Barry Award, and GoodReads Choice Award (Best Mystery and Best Debut). A finalist for the International Thriller Writers Award, Arrowood was an international bestseller, while The Wolf Wants In was a Library Journal Best Book of the Year. The Today Show picked McHugh’s latest novel, What’s Done in Darkness, as the Best Summer Thriller of 2021 as well as a Self Magazine Best Book of the Year.

Born: Fort Madison, Iowa, The United States
Twitter: LauraSMcHugh
Genre: Thriller, Suspense, Mystery

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Popular Quotes

“You grow up feeling the weight of blood, of family. There’s no forsaking kin.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

 “We all had dreams, regrets, accomplishments, people we’d loved and disappointed, and at some point, for each of us, those earthly concerns would fall away, our lives replaced in an instant by darkness or–if you believed–light. Sometimes deaths came too soon, sometimes not soon enough, and only for certain sinners did it come at a time of one’s choosing.”
― Laura McHugh, Arrowood

“It occurred to her then that there was a reason age drained the pleasure out of life, slowly stripping away all the things you enjoyed or took for granted. It was so you wouldn’t need convincing when the time came. You’d be ready, because everything good in life was gone.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

 “I took in the thick night air, the sweet smell of honeysuckle, the chirping of frogs, to impress the moment in the folds of my memory, preserve it like a flower between pages of a book. To remember: This is how it feels to be happy.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

 “You grow up feeling the weight of blood, of family. There’s no forsaking kin. But you can’t help when kin forsakes you or when strangers come to be family.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

 “Just because you don’t see the devil doesn’t mean he isn’t there. He doesn’t carry a pitchfork. He hides in plain sight.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

“I was starting to think you were one kind of person until a situation arose that required you to be something else.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

 “But there was always so much we didn’t know about people, lurking right below the surface where we couldn’t see it.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

“… nostalgia was once thought to be a mental illness or a physical affliction; for me, it was both.”
― Laura McHugh, Arrowood

“…my mom always telling me that a man with clean nails hides his dirt on the inside.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

10 Famous Quotes by Author Laura McHugh

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Laura McHugh quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Laura McHugh quote below and sharing our favorite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by Laura McHugh. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Laura McHugh quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Laura McHugh Quote 

“She’d make a game of it where she’d relax all the little bits of her body, starting with her fingers and toes and working in toward the center. She had to make herself limp and draw the hurt and want into a tight core inside, each time adding another layer to that core, so that if somebody came along and cut her open, they’d find inside a shining, perfect pearl, hard as any Willy Wonka jawbreaker.”
― Laura McHugh, The Weight of Blood

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Also see: Laura Moore’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

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