. Someone knows the truth about what happened all those years ago, and is desperate to keep it hidden. Seven-year-old lissie woodham and her four-year-old sister Janey were playing with their porcelain dolls in the front yard when an adorable puppy scampered by. Finalist for the 2018 mary higgins clark awardan addictive novel of psychological suspense from the award-winning author of Night Night, Sleep Tight, about three generations of women haunted by a little girl’s disappearance, and the porcelain doll that may hold the key to the truth .
You'll Never Know, Dear: A Novel of Suspense #ad - . When she returned to the yard, Janey’s precious doll was gone. And so was Janey. Forty years after janey went missing, Lis—now a mother with a college-age daughter of her own—still blames herself for what happened. But this year, the doll came home. It is the first clue in a decades-old mystery that is about to turn into something far more sinister—endangering Lis and the lives of her mother and daughter as well.
Come and Find Me: A Novel of SuspenseHarperCollins e-books #ad - It takes a lot of chutzpah for a book reviewer to write books of her own…. But hallie ephron…can hold her head high: She does it, and very well, too. Seattle timesa recluse who works and lives online must brave the “real world” when her sister goes missing in Come and Find Me—a gripping and ingenious novel of mystery and psychological suspense from Hallie Ephron, author of Never Tell a Lie.
Writing about her sensational debut, USA Today noted, “You can imagine Hitchcock curling up with this one. Aficionados of rear window, vertigo, and north by northwest—as well as the many fans of Harlan Coben and Mary Higgins Clark—will get a similar charge from Come and Find Me.
Never Tell a Lie: A Novel of SuspenseHarperCollins e-books #ad - A descent into gripping suburban terror, this stunner by the Ellen Nehr Award-winning mystery reviewer for the Boston Globe has been called “a snaky, unsettling tale of psychological suspense” by the Seattle Times. Fans of mary higgins clark, harlan Coben, and classic gothic mystery will adore this supremely suspenseful and consistently surprising story of a yard sale gone terribly wrong.
. A richly atmospheric tale. You can imagine Hitchcock curling up with this one. Usa todayauthor hallie ephron’s fast paced and disturbingly creepy Never Tell a Lie is a page-turning thrill ride that maestro Alfred Hitchcock would have been proud to call his own.
There Was an Old Woman: A Novel of SuspenseWilliam Morrow #ad - There was an old woman by hallie ephron is a compelling novel of psychological suspense in which a young woman becomes entangled in a terrifying web of deception and madness involving an elderly neighbor. When evie ferrante learns that her mother has been hospitalized, she finds her mother’s house in chaos.
Sorting through her mother’s belongings, Evie discovers objects that don’t quite belong there, and begins to raise questions. Evie renews a friendship with mina, an elderly neighbor who might know more about her mother’s recent activities, but Mina is having her own set of problems: Her nephew Brian is trying to persuade her to move to a senior care community.
There Was an Old Woman: A Novel of Suspense #ad - As evie investigates her mother’s actions, a darker story of deception and madness involving Mina emerges. In there was an old woman, award-winning mystery author Hallie Ephron delivers another work of domestic noir with truly unforgettable characters that will keep you riveted.
Night Night, Sleep Tight: A Novel of SuspenseWilliam Morrow #ad - At first, deirdre assumes her father’s death was a tragic accident. Deirdre happened to be at the Nichols house the night of the murder—which was also the night she suffered a personal tragedy of her own. Back in 1958, joelen confessed to killing her movie star mother’s boyfriend. Could all of these events be connected?her search to find answers forces Deirdre to confront a truth she has long refused to believe: beneath the slick veneer of Beverly Hills lie secrets that someone will kill to keep buried.
Finalist for the mary higgins clark awardfrom the award-winning author of There Was an Old Woman comes a riveting tale of domestic noir, infused with old Hollywood folklore and glamour, set in a town rife with egotism and backstabbing and where fame and infamy are often interchangeable. Los angeles 1986: when deirdre unger arrived in Beverly Hills to help her bitter, disappointed father sell his dilapidated house, she discovers his lifeless body floating face down in the swimming pool.
Night Night, Sleep Tight: A Novel of Suspense #ad - But the longer she stays in town, the more she suspects that it is merely the third act in a story that has long been in the making. The sudden re-surfacing of deirdre’s childhood best friend Joelen Nichol—daughter of the legendary star Elenor “Bunny” Nichol—seems like more than a coincidence.
The Lies We Bury: A gripping psychological thriller Cage Foster Book 1#ad - Now annabeth, one of the girls, has been found, but with her comes more unanswered questions. And cage is running out of time. It’s been seven years since two girls disappeared because of his rookie mistake, and since then he’s lived under the weight of guilt. It’s the case that has tormented him for years…Detective Cage Foster’s past has come back to haunt him.
. The girls’ pasts are somehow tied together—worse, the killer is watching and Annabeth is the target. Where has annabeth been all these years? and why does believe she’s lyric Gaudet, secrets are revealed, granddaughter of a powerful New Orleans voodoo priestess?As Cage gets caught up in the mysterious black magic community of New Orleans, and he realizes it’s no coincidence Annabeth believes she’s Lyric.
The Lies We Bury: A gripping psychological thriller Cage Foster Book 1 #ad - Cage realizes this time there’s no room for error because the serial predator is still out there and still on the hunt. Doubts plague Cage while he races to put the pieces together.
The Last Thing She Told Me: From The No 1 Bestselling Author of While My Eyes Were ClosedQuercus Publishing #ad - Prepare for sleepless nights' GraziaEven the deepest-buried secrets can find their way to the surface. Moments before she dies, Nicola's grandmother Betty whispers to her that there are babies at the bottom of the garden. However, when nicola's daughter finds a bone while playing in Betty's garden, it's clear that something sinister has taken place.
I'll definitely be looking out for more from this author''Dark, intriguing and heart-breaking. Nicola's mother claims she was talking nonsense. A chiller with a puzzling mystery that manages to be a tearjerker too. But will unearthing painful family secrets end up tearing Nicola's family apart?The new emotionally-charged suspense novel from Linda Green, the bestselling author of While My Eyes Were Closed and After I've Gone'Emotionally moving.
The Last Thing She Told Me: From The No 1 Bestselling Author of While My Eyes Were Closed #ad - First book i've read by this author but certainly won't be the last''i loved loveD LOVED this book''Beautifully written, deeply moving and highly recommended!''A heart-breaking story of secrets, loss and regret''A great tense read! Full of gripping moments and twists and turns'. A thought-provoking page turner with a poignant three-generational link.
Jane corry, author of The Dead Ex, The Sunday Times Bestseller. What readers are saying about the 'unmissable' richard & Judy pick:'A heartbreaking story about loss and love''Fast-paced with in-depth characters and spooky surroundings, it ticked all my boxes''I sobbed my heart out.
A Mother's Secret: A gripping psychological thrillerAvon #ad - I couldn't put it down’ lisa jewell on the outside, Maddie is a happy young mother, running a charity as well as a household. Of course you trust your family…But should you?‘Dark, twisty and addictive. Even you. Full of unexpected twists, this is perfect for fans of THE RUMOUR and THE MOTHER-IN-LAW. More chilling than gone girl and twistier than the girl on the train, this emotional, raw, thrilling, dark family drama keeps you guessing until the end’ jane green‘truly gripping: the opening is heart-breaking and it never lets up, all the way to a genuinely shocking denouement’ ALEX LAKEJoin the readers already obsessed with A Mother’s Secret:‘A cross between Jodi Picoult and Gillian Flynn’ Netgalley Reviewer‘An edge-of-your-seat-wondering-what-is-going-on great thriller!’ Netgalley Reviewer‘Engrossing, never guess the ending’ Netgalley Reviewer‘Would I recommend it?….
Oh yes, 100%’ netgalley reviewer‘a gripping, it goes between past and present of the characters but this flows so easy throughout the book, what a great read! Very well written, intelligent plot; realistic and well-drawn characters; a difficult subject tackled extremely well’ Netgalley Reviewer‘Wow, lots of twists to keep you page turning! A must read for all psychological thriller fans!’ Netgalley Reviewer‘WOW! I could not put this down.
A Mother's Secret: A gripping psychological thriller #ad - The writing is superb. Even the most innocent. But inside, she’s exhausted. There was nothing I didn't enjoy’ Netgalley Reviewer. Not just her loving husband, but her family and friends too.
The Lost Girls: A NovelWilliam Morrow #ad - A stunning debut novel that examines the price of loyalty, the meaning of salvation, and the sacrifices we make for those we love, the burden of regret, told in the voices of two unforgettable women linked by a decades-old family mystery at a picturesque lake house. In 1935, six-year-old emily evans vanishes from her family’s vacation home on a remote Minnesota lake.
Her disappearance destroys the family—her father commits suicide, and her mother and two older sisters spend the rest of their lives at the lake house, keeping a decades-long vigil for the lost child. Sixty years later, lucy, the quiet and watchful middle sister, lives in the lake house alone. Before her death, along with the house, to the only person who might care: her grandniece, she writes the story of that devastating summer in a notebook that she leaves, Justine.
The Lost Girls: A Novel #ad - For justine, the lake house offers freedom and stability—a way to escape her manipulative boyfriend and give her daughters the home she never had. But the long Minnesota winter is just beginning. In a house haunted by the sorrows of the women who came before her, Justine must overcome their tragic legacy if she hopes to save herself and her children.
Her only neighbor is a strange old man who seems to know more about the summer of 1935 than he’s telling. Soon justine’s troubled oldest daughter becomes obsessed with Emily’s disappearance, her mother arrives to steal her inheritance, and the man she left launches a dangerous plan to get her back.
The house is cold and dilapidated.
The Boy at the DoorBerkley #ad - Because one mistake from her past could bring it all crashing down around her. Annika lucasson lives a dark life with her abusive, drug-dealing boyfriend. Too hard. And she works hard to keep it all together. Set against a stunning scandinavian backdrop, a gritty novel of psychological suspense that asks the question how far would you go to hold onto what you have?Cecilia Wilborg has it all--a loving husband, two beautiful daughters and a gorgeous home in the affluent Norwegian town of Sandefjord.
Annika knows her secret--and just how much she's willing to do to make it all go away. When someone forgets to pick up their little boy at the local pool, only to find an abandoned, Cecilia agrees to take him home, empty house. She's lost everything one too many times and now she's got one last chance to save herself, thanks to Cecilia.
The Boy at the Door #ad - It's the first step in the unraveling of her meticulously crafted life, as her and Annika's worlds collide.
Dark Rooms: A NovelWilliam Morrow #ad - The secret history meets sharp objects in this stunning debut about murder and glamour set in the ambiguous and claustrophobic world of an exclusive New England prep school. Death sets the plot in motion: the murder of Nica Baker, wild, enigmatic, beautiful, and only sixteen. The crime is solved, unrequited love, a suicide note confession—but memory and instinct won’t allow Nica’s older sister, and quickly—a lonely classmate, Grace, to accept the case as closed.
Dropping out of college and living at home, from which she recently graduated, working at the moneyed and progressive private high school in Hartford, Connecticut, Grace becomes increasingly obsessed with identifying and punishing the real killer. Compulsively readable, lili anolik’s debut novel combines the verbal dexterity of Marisha Pessl’s Special Topic in Calamity Physics and the haunting atmospherics and hairpin plot twists of Megan Abbott’s Dare Me.