The perfect binge listen. Yahoo lifestyle Instant #1 New York Times bestseller. This program includes a bonus interview with the author. The silent patient is a shocking psychological thriller of a woman’s act of violence against her husband―and of the therapist obsessed with uncovering her motive. Michaelides has crafted a totally original, spellbinding psychological mystery so quirky, so unique that it should have its own genre.
The Silent Patient #ad - David Baldacci. His determination to get her to talk and unravel the mystery of why she shot her husband takes him down a twisting path into his own motivations―a search for the truth that threatens to consume him. The price of her art skyrockets, and she, is hidden away from the tabloids and spotlight at the Grove, the silent patient, a secure forensic unit in North London.
Theo faber is a criminal psychotherapist who has waited a long time for the opportunity to work with Alicia.
Where the Crawdads SingPenguin Audio #ad - Owens reminds us that we are forever shaped by the children we once were, and that we are all subject to the beautiful and violent secrets that nature keeps. 1 new york times bestsellermore than 4 million copies solda reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick"I can't even express how much I love this book! I didn't want this story to end!"--Reese Witherspoon"Painfully beautiful.
The new york times book Review"Perfect for fans of Barbara Kingsolver. Bustlefor years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl.
Where the Crawdads Sing #ad - Then the time comes when she yearns to be touched and loved. Sensitive and intelligent, she has survived for years alone in the marsh that she calls home, finding friends in the gulls and lessons in the sand. When two young men from town become intrigued by her wild beauty, Kya opens herself to a new life--until the unthinkable happens.
Perfect for fans of barbara kingsolver and karen russell, a heartbreaking coming-of-age story, Where the Crawdads Sing is at once an exquisite ode to the natural world, and a surprising tale of possible murder. But kya is not what they say.
Before We Were Yours: A NovelRandom House Audio #ad - The blockbuster hit—over two million copies sold! a new york times, uSA Today, and Publishers Weekly Bestseller“Poignant, Wall Street Journal, engrossing. People • “lisa wingate takes an almost unthinkable chapter in our nation’s history and weaves a tale of enduring power. Paula mclain Memphis, 1939.
Twelve-year-old rill foss and her four younger siblings live a magical life aboard their family’s Mississippi River shantyboat. Wingate is a master-storyteller, and you’ll find yourself pulled along as she reveals the wake of terror and heartache that is Georgia Tann’s legacy. Parade. Based on one of america’s most notorious real-life scandals—in which georgia tann, even though the paths we take can lead to many places, director of a Memphis-based adoption organization, and ultimately uplifting tale reminds us how, wrenching, kidnapped and sold poor children to wealthy families all over the country—Lisa Wingate’s riveting, the heart never forgets where we belong.
Before We Were Yours: A Novel #ad - Publishers weekly’s #3 longest-running bestseller of 2017 • winner of the Southern Book Prize • If All Arkansas Read the Same Book Selection“Sure to be one of the most compelling books you pick up this year. But when their father must rush their mother to the hospital one stormy night, Rill is left in charge—until strangers arrive in force.
Aiken, south Carolina, present day. But when avery returns home to help her father weather a health crisis, a chance encounter leaves her with uncomfortable questions and compels her to take a journey through her family’s long-hidden history, on a path that will ultimately lead either to devastation or to redemption.
The Woman in the Window Low Price CD: A NovelHarperAudio #ad - She spends her days drinking wine maybe too much, watching old movies, recalling happier times. Anna fox lives alone—a recluse in her New York City home, unable to venture outside. Thrilling. And spying on her neighbors. Then the russells move into the house across the way: a father, a mother, their teenage son.
The #1 bestseller that gripped the worldmillions of copies sold around the globesoon to be a major film from fox starring amy adams“astounding. The perfect family. Amazing. Gillian flynnit isn’t paranoia if it’s really happening. But when anna, sees something she shouldn’t, gazing out her window one night, her world begins to crumble—and its shocking secrets are laid bare.
The Woman in the Window Low Price CD: A Novel #ad - What is real? what is imagined? who is in danger? Who is in control? In this diabolically gripping thriller, no one—and nothing—is what it seems. Twisty and powerful, the woman in the window is a smart, ingenious and moving, sophisticated novel of psychological suspense that recalls the best of Hitchcock—an unforgettable thriller that Gillian Flynn calls “amazing.
The Tattooist of AuschwitzHarperCollins and Blackstone Audio #ad - In that terrible place, lale was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival--literally scratching numbers into his fellow victims' arms in indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent symbols of the Holocaust. If he had been caught he would have been killed; many owed him their survival.
They eventually made their way to Australia, where they raised a son and had a successful life. It shows the very best of humanity in the very worst of circumstances. His story -- their story -- will make you weep, but you will also find it uplifting. Terrible though this story is, it is also a story of hope and of courage.
What makes this one so memorable is Lale Sokolov's incredible zest for life. There have been many books about the Holocaust--and there will be many more. He understood exactly what was in store for him and his fellow prisoners and he was determined to survive -- not just to survive, but to leave the camp with his dignity and integrity intact, to live his life to the full.
The Tattooist of Auschwitz #ad - For lale -- a dandy, a jack-the-lad, but to ensure that Gita did, a bit of a chancer -- it was love at first sight and he determined not only to survive himself, too. Lale used the infinitesimal freedom of movement that this position awarded him to exchange jewels and money taken from murdered Jews for food to keep others alive.
Waiting in line to be tattooed, terrified and shaking, was a young girl. But when gita died, Lale felt he could no longer carry the burden of their past alone.
The Guardians: A NovelRandom House Audio #ad - Guardian accepts only a few innocence cases at a time. For twenty-two years he languished in prison, maintaining his innocence. With quincy miller, though, he gets far more than he bargained for. But the police soon came to suspect Quincy Miller, a young black man who was once a client of Russo’s. Quincy was tried, convicted, and sent to prison for life.
But no one was listening. In this instant #1 new york times bestseller, John Grisham delivers a classic legal thriller—with a twist. Terrific…affecting…Grisham has done it again. Maureen corrigan, the Washington Post “A suspenseful thriller mixed with powerful themes. Associated pressin the small florida town of Seabrook, a young lawyer named Keith Russo was shot dead at his desk as he worked late one night.
The Guardians: A Novel #ad - They killed one lawyer twenty-two years ago, and they will kill another without a second thought. He had no lawyer, no advocate on the outside. Cullen post travels the country fighting wrongful convictions and taking on clients forgotten by the system. There were no witnesses, no one with a motive. Powerful, ruthless people murdered Keith Russo, and they do not want Quincy Miller exonerated.
The Night Fire A Renée Ballard and Harry Bosch Novel 22Little, Brown & Company #ad - As she begins her inqueries -- while still working her own cases on the midnight shift -- Ballad finds aspects of the initial investigation that just don't add up. The bond between Bosch and Ballard tightens as they become a formidable investigation team. Now that mentor, john jack thompson, is dead, and his widow gives Bosch a murder book, one that Thompson took with him when he left the LAPD twenty years before -- the unsolved killing of a troubled young man.
Bosch takes the murder book to detective Renée Ballard and asks her to help him discover what about this crime lit Thompson's fire all those years ago. And they soon arrive at a disturbing question: did thompson steal the murder book to work the case in retirement, or to make sure it never got solved? Written with the intense pacing and masterful suspense that have made Michael Connelly "the hard-boiled fiction master of our time" NPR, The Night Fire continues the unofficial partnership of two fierce detectives determined not to let the fire with burn out.
The Night Fire A Renée Ballard and Harry Bosch Novel 22 #ad - Harry bosch and lapd detective renée ballard come together again on the murder case that obsessed Bosch's mentor, the man who trained him-new from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly Back when Harry Bosch was just a rookie homicide detective, he had an inspiring mentor who taught him to take the work personally and light the fire of relentlessness for every case.
Little Fires EverywherePenguin Audio #ad - It moved me to tears. Reese witherspoon“I am loving Little Fires Everywhere. Enter mia warren – an enigmatic artist and single mother – who arrives in this idyllic bubble with her teenaged daughter Pearl, and rents a house from the Richardsons. Soon mia and pearl become more than tenants: all four Richardson children are drawn to the mother-daughter pair.
Louis post-dispatch, and many more! "I read Little Fires Everywhere in a single, breathless sitting. Jodi picoult“to say I love this book is an understatement. And no one embodies this spirit more than Elena Richardson, whose guiding principle is playing by the rules. But mia carries with her a mysterious past and a disregard for the status quo that threatens to upend this carefully ordered community.
When old family friends of the richardsons attempt to adopt a Chinese-American baby, a custody battle erupts that dramatically divides the town--and puts Mia and Elena on opposing sides. Suspicious of mia and her motives, Elena is determined to uncover the secrets in Mia's past. It’s a deep psychological mystery about the power of motherhood, the intensity of teenage love, and the danger of perfection.
Little Fires Everywhere #ad - A reese witherspoon book club pickthe runaway new york times bestseller!named a best book of the year by: people, kirkus reviews, Audible, iBooks, Entertainment Weekly, GQ, Bustle, The Washington Post, Book of the Month, Barnes & Noble, Goodreads, Amazon, NPR, The Daily Beast, Library Reads, Esquire, Southern Living, Paste, St.
Little fires everywhere explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, and the ferocious pull of motherhood – and the danger of believing that following the rules can avert disaster.
Educated: A MemoirRandom House Audio #ad - Her quest for knowledge transformed her, taking her over oceans and across continents, to Harvard and to Cambridge University. Only then would she wonder if she’d traveled too far, if there was still a way home. Beautiful and propulsive. 1 new york times, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a phd from cambridge universityborn to survivalists in the mountains of idaho, kept out of school, kqed • new york public libraryan unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, wall street journal, and boston globe bestseller • named one of the ten best books of the year by the new york times book review • one of president barack obama’s favorite books of the year • bill gates’s holiday reading list • finalist for the national book critics circle’s award in autobiography • finalist for the national book critics circle’s john leonard prize for best first book • finalist for the pen/jean stein book award • finalist for the los angeles book prizenamed one of paste’s best memoirs of the decade • named one of the best books of the year by the washington post • o: the oprah Magazine • Time • NPR • Good Morning America • San Francisco Chronicle • The Guardian • The Economist • Financial Times • Newsday • New York Post • theSkimm • Refinery29 • Bloomberg • Self • Real Simple • Town & Country • Bustle • Paste • Publishers Weekly • Library Journal • LibraryReads • BookRiot • Pamela Paul, Tara Westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom.
When another brother got himself into college, Tara decided to try a new kind of life. Her family was so isolated from mainstream society that there was no one to ensure the children received an education, and no one to intervene when one of Tara’s older brothers became violent. Despite the singularity of tara westover’s childhood, the questions her book poses are universal: How much of ourselves should we give to those we love? And how much must we betray them to grow up?”—Vogue“Westover has somehow managed not only to capture her unsurpassably exceptional upbringing, but to make her current situation seem not so exceptional at all, and resonant for many others.
The First LadyGrand Central Publishing #ad - She knows that something is amiss when she is summoned to a private meeting with the President and his Chief of Staff without any witnesses. But she couldn't have predicted that she'd be forced to take on an investigation surrounding the mysterious disappearance of the First Lady--with strict orders to keep it a secret.
Sally grissom is a top secret service agent in charge of the Presidential Protection team. The first lady's absence comes in the wake of the scandalous, public revelation of the president's affair, so at first it seems as though she is simply cutting off all contact as she recuperates at a horse farm in Virginia.
The First Lady #ad - In james patterson's new stand-alone thriller, one secret can bring down a government when the President's affair to remember becomes a nightmare he wishes he could forget. What begins as an innocent respite quickly reveals itself as a twisted case when the White House receives a ransom note along with the First Lady's finger.
Then She Was Gone: A NovelDreamscape Media #ad - And now, the unanswered questions she has tried so hard to put to rest haunt her anew. As well as some new ones about Floyd and Poppy. And then she was gone. Looking at her is like looking at Ellie. Fifteen-year-old Ellie Mack was the perfect daughter. Now, her mother Laurel Mack is trying to put her life back together.
It's been ten years since her daughter disappeared, seven years since her marriage ended, and only months since the last clue in Ellie's case was unearthed. So when she meets an unexpectedly charming man in a cafe, she is surprised at how quickly their flirtation develops into something deeper. She was beloved by her parents, friends, and teachers.
Then She Was Gone: A Novel #ad - Before she knows it, she's meeting Floyd's daughters-and his youngest, Poppy, takes her breath away. She was days away from an idyllic summer vacation with her whole life ahead of her. She and her boyfriend made a teenaged golden couple.