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A stranger in the house

by Lapeña, Shari, 1960-

Format: Book on CD 2017
Availability: Available at 14 Libraries 14 of 17 copies
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CLP - Hill District Audiovisual Collection CD Lapeña
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CLP - Lawrenceville Audiovisual Collection CD Lapeña
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A perfect holiday gift.

Shari Lapena's new thriller, AN UNWANTED GUEST, is available now

"Smart and suspenseful. . . you'll never see the ending coming." -- PureWow

In this neighborhood, danger lies close to home. A domestic thriller packed full of secrets, and a twisty story that never stops--from the bestselling author of The Couple Next Door

He looks at her, concerned. "How do you feel? " She wants to say, Terrified . Instead, she says, with a faint smile, " Glad to be home . "

Karen and Tom Krupp are happy--they've got a lovely home in upstate New York, they're practically newlyweds, and they have no kids to interrupt their comfortable life together. But one day, Tom returns home to find Karen has vanished--her car's gone and it seems she left in a rush. She even left her purse--complete with phone and ID--behind.

There's a knock on the door--the police are there to take Tom to the hospital where his wife has been admitted. She had a car accident, and lost control as she sped through the worst part of town.

The accident has left Karen with a concussion and a few scrapes. Still, she's mostly okay--except that she can't remember what she was doing or where she was when she crashed. The cops think her memory loss is highly convenient, and they suspect she was up to no good.

Karen returns home with Tom, determined to heal and move on with her life. Then she realizes something's been moved. Something's not quite right. Someone's been in her house. And the police won't stop asking questions.

Because in this house, everyone's a stranger. Everyone has something they'd rather keep hidden. Something they might even kill to keep quiet.

Published Reviews
Publisher's Weekly Review: "At the start of this well-plotted if workmanlike thriller from bestseller Lapena (The Couple Next Door), the cops can't figure out what upstate New York housewife and bookkeeper Karen Krupp was doing in the sketchiest part of town before running a red light and smashing her Honda Civic headfirst into a utility pole-and neither can Karen, who comes to in the hospital with no memory of that night beyond an underlying feeling of dread. But with the discovery of a murdered man just blocks from the scene, bells start to sound for detectives Rasbach and Jennings, setting in motion an investigation that quickly threatens to expose some unsavory secrets beneath the cozy suburban life Karen and her husband of two years, Tom, have constructed for themselves-not to mention the downright creepy activities of the couple's intrusive neighbor, Brigid, who's Karen's putative best friend. Though the characters pack all the emotional heft of the glossy shelter magazines Karen collects, plentiful plot twists-through the final page-make this a diverting page-turner. Agent: Helen Heller, Helen Heller Agency (Canada). (Aug.) © Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved."
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Additional Information
Subjects Spouses -- Fiction.
Traffic accidents -- Fiction.
Best friends -- Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction.
Publisher New York, NY :2017
Edition Unabridged.
Contributors Gilbert, Tavia, narrator.
Penguin Audio (Firm), publisher.
Books on Tape, Inc., publisher.
Participants/Performers Read by Tavia Gilbert.
Language English
Notes Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Description 7 audio discs (9 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9780525498544
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