One summer day, charlie, grace fairchild, the beautiful young wife of real estate mogul Alistair Calloway, vanished from the family’s lake house without a trace, leaving behind her seven-year old daughter, and a slew of unanswered questions. Years later, seventeen-year-old Charlie still struggles with the dark legacy of her family name and the mystery surrounding her mother.
. To become a member of the a’s, charlie must play The Game, her reputation, diabolical high-stakes scavenger hunt that will jeopardize her friendships, a semester-long, even her place at Knollwood. As the dark events of past and present converge, Charlie begins to fear that she may not survive the terrible truth about her family, her school, and her own life.
All These Beautiful Strangers: A Novel #ad - Charlie quickly becomes friends with Knollwood’s "it" crowd. Charlie has also been tapped by the A’s—the school’s elite secret society well known for terrorizing the faculty, administration, and their enemies. Determined to finally let go of the past, she throws herself into life at Knollwood, the prestigious New England school she attends.
Lock Every Door: A NovelDutton #ad - No disturbing the other residents, all of whom are rich or famous or both. Recently heartbroken and just plain broke, Jules is taken in by the splendor of her surroundings and accepts the terms, ready to leave her past life behind. When ingrid confides that the bartholomew is not what it seems and the dark history hidden beneath its gleaming facade is starting to frighten her, Jules brushes it off as a harmless ghost story.
As she gets to know the residents and staff of the Bartholomew, Jules finds herself drawn to fellow apartment sitter Ingrid, who comfortingly reminds her of the sister she lost eight years ago. Parade’s “most anticipated books of summer 2019" • purewow’s “the best beach reads of summer 2019” • bookbub’s “books that will make the Perfect Addition to Your Beach Bag This Summer”The next heart-pounding thriller from New York Times bestselling author Riley Sager follows a young woman whose new job apartment sitting in one of New York’s oldest and most glamorous buildings may cost more than it pays No visitors.
Lock Every Door: A Novel #ad - These are the only rules for jules Larsen’s new job as an apartment sitter at the Bartholomew, one of Manhattan's most high-profile and mysterious buildings. What she discovers pits jules against the clock as she races to unmask a killer, expose the building’s hidden past, and escape the Bartholomew before her temporary status becomes permanent.
No nights spent away from the apartment. Until the next day, when Ingrid disappears.
The NeighborsMIRA #ad - It’s a mistake she can never forgive, so she pushes away Liam, the man she loves most, knowing that he would eventually hate her for what she’s done, the same way she hates herself. Twenty years later, nate, Abby’s husband, is also living with a deep sense of guilt. He was the driver who first came upon the scene of Abby’s accident, the man who pulled her to safety before the car erupted in flames—the man who could not save her brother in time.
The Neighbors #ad - Abby and liam, in a complicit agreement, pretend never to have met, yet cannot resist the pull of the past—nor the repercussions of the terrible secrets they’ve both been carrying… . Abby looks forward to meeting the family who just moved in across the street—until she realizes they’re the one couple who could expose her deepest secretsAfter a night of fun back in 1992, Abby is responsible for a car crash that kills her beloved brother.
It’s this guilt, this regret, that binds them together. They understand each other. Or so Nate believes. In a strange twist of fate, liam moves into the neighborhood with his own family, releasing a flood of memories that Abby has been trying to keep buried all these years.
The Mother-in-Law: A NovelSt. Martin's Press #ad - Praise for sally hepworth: “With jaw-dropping discoveries, and realistic consequences, this novel is not to be missed. Who could possibly want diana dead? why was her will changed at the eleventh hour to disinherit both of her children, and their spouses? And what does it mean that Lucy isn’t exactly sad she’s gone?Fractured relationships and deep family secrets grow more compelling with every page in this twisty, captivating new novel from Sally Hepworth.
But the autopsy finds no cancer. Deliciously entertaining!" —people magazine's "people pick" • entertainment weekly's "must list" • o magazine’s "15 best beach books of the year so far" • bustle "best book of april" • refinery29 "best book of april" • Cosmopolitan "Best Book of April" • Woman's Day's "27 Fiction Books of 2019 to Add to Your Reading List ASAP" • BookBub's "Biggest Books of April" • PopSugar's "30 Must-Read Books of 2019"A twisty, compelling new novel about one woman's complicated relationship with her mother-in-law that ends in death.
The Mother-in-Law: A Novel #ad - . Exquisitely polite, friendly, and always generous, Diana nonetheless kept Lucy at arm’s length despite her desperate attempts to win her over. And as a pillar in the community, an advocate for female refugees, and a woman happily married for decades, no one had a bad word to say about Diana…except Lucy.
That was five years ago. It does find traces of poison, and evidence of suffocation. Now, diana is dead, a suicide note found near her body claiming that she longer wanted to live because of the cancer wreaking havoc inside her body.
A Sky Painted GoldScholastic Fiction #ad - But, as she grows closer to the Cardews, is she abandoning her own ambitions. Growing up in her sleepy cornish village dreaming of being a writer, sixteen-year-old Lou has always wondered about the grand Cardew house which has stood empty for years. And when the owners arrive for the summer - a handsome, dashing brother and sister - Lou is quite swept off her feet and into a world of moonlit cocktail parties and glamour beyond her wildest dreams.
. And is there something darker lurking at the heart of the Cardew family? A gorgeously dreamy coming-of-age romance set against a stunning Gatsby-esque backdrop, this is perfect for fans of 'I Capture the Castle' and Eva Ibbotson.
Dear Wife: A NovelPark Row #ad - From the bestselling author of the marriage lie and three days missing comes a riveting new novel of suspense about a woman who, in a fight for survival, must decide just how far she’ll go to escape the person she once lovedBeth Murphy is on the run…For nearly a year, Beth has been planning for this day.
Wherever she is, she’s taken almost nothing with her. The detective on the case will stop at nothing to find out what happened and bring this missing woman home. Her abandoned car is the only evidence the police have, and all signs point to foul play. As the police search for leads, the case becomes more and more convoluted.
Dear Wife: A Novel #ad - Sabine’s carefully laid plans for her future indicate trouble at home, and a husband who would be better off with her gone. A day some people might call any other Wednesday, but Beth prefers to see it as her new beginning—one with a new look, new name and new city. Where is sabine? and who is beth? the only thing that’s certain is that someone is lying and the truth won’t stay buried for long.
. Beth has given her plan significant thought, because one small slip and her violent husband will find her. Sabine hardison is missing…a couple hundred miles away, Sabine, Jeffrey returns home from a work trip to find his wife, is missing.
The Last House GuestSimon & Schuster #ad - A riveting read!” —mary kubica, new york times bestselling author of the good Girl Littleport, has always felt like two separate towns: an ideal vacation enclave for the wealthy, Maine, whose summer homes line the coastline; and a simple harbor community for the year-round residents whose livelihoods rely on service to the visitors.
Each summer for almost a decade, the girls are inseparable—until Sadie is found dead. The last house guest is twisty and tense, with a pace that made my heart race. Another thrilling novel from the bestselling author of all the Missing Girls and The Perfect Stranger, Megan Miranda’s The Last House Guest is a smart, twisty read with a strong female protagonist determined to make her own way in the world.
The Last House Guest #ad - Typically, fierce friendships never develop between a local and a summer girl—but that’s just what happens with visitor Sadie Loman and Littleport resident Avery Greer. Someone knows more than they’re saying, and Avery is intent on clearing her name, before the facts get twisted against her. While the police rule the death a suicide, parker, including a local detective and Sadie’s brother, Avery can’t help but feel there are those in the community, who blame her.
Reese’s book club x hello sunshine august 2019 pick! the instant new york times bestseller “once again, Megan Miranda has crafted the perfect summer thriller. An edge-of-your-seat, up-all-night read. Riley sager, new york times bestselling author of the last Time I Lied “Dizzying plot twists and multiple surprise endings are this author's stock in trade, but she warms them up by establishing the close friendship between Sadie Loman.
The Seasonaires: A Novel The SeasonairesPegasus Books #ad - But like all things that look too good to be true, the darkness lurking underneath slowly rises to the surface. Lyndon wyld, rules their daily life by curating their every move, the chic tigress who owns the eponymous business, which the seasonaires are obligated to post on social media for their growing throngs of followers.
No responsibilities, college is barely a thought, and you’re surrounded by glamorous, beautiful people. Intoxicating and seemingly carefree, a gorgeous southern beauty queen; Cole, what could possibly go wrong?An idyllic Nantucket summer begins like a dream for scrappy Mia from South Boston; Presley, a handsome introvert; Jade, the sultry daughter of a model and music mogul; J.
The Seasonaires: A Novel The Seasonaires #ad - P. An energetic young designer; and Grant, a playful party-boy. Tese six are working as seasonaires—influential brand ambassadors—for the clothing line Lyndon Wyld. Corporate greed, and the naiveté of youth, and personal conflicts mix with sex, drugs, professional rivalries, exploding in a murder that sullies their catalog-perfect lives.
The seasonaires is a fresh and stylish debut that perfectly captures today’s zeitgeist, promising to thrill until the very last page. . For a twenty-something, there is no summer job better than being a seasonaire.
The Last Time I Lied: A NovelDutton #ad - As she digs deeper, emma finds herself sorting through lies from the past while facing mysterious threats in the present. Emma is even assigned to the same cabin she slept in as a teenager, but soon discovers a security camera--the only one on the property--pointed directly at its door. Seeing an opportunity to find out what really happened to her friends all those years ago, Emma agrees.
Familiar faces, and the same dark lake haunt Nightingale, unchanged cabins, even though the camp is opening its doors for the first time since the disappearances. In this new york times bestselling thriller from the author of Lock Every Door and Final Girls, a young woman returns to her childhood summer camp to uncover the truth about a tragedy that happened there fifteen years ago.
Two truths and a Lie. And the closer she gets to the truth about Camp Nightingale and what really happened to those girls, the more she realizes that closure could come at a deadly price. Vivian, natalie, and first-time camper Emma Davis, Allison, the youngest of the group. Then cryptic clues that Vivian left behind about the camp's twisted origins begin surfacing.
The Last Time I Lied: A Novel #ad - But the games ended the night Emma sleepily watched the others sneak out of the cabin into the darkness. When the paintings catch the attention of Francesca Harris-White, the wealthy owner of Camp Nightingale, she implores Emma to return to the newly reopened camp as a painting instructor. The girls played it all the time in their cabin at Camp Nightingale.
The Turn of the KeyGallery/Scout Press #ad - It wasn’t even the way she was left alone for weeks at a time, with no adults around apart from the enigmatic handyman, Jack Grant. Instant new york times bestseller from the #1 new york times bestselling author of in a Dark, The Lying Game, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, and The Death of Mrs. Writing to her lawyer from prison, she struggles to explain the unravelling events that led to her incarceration.
What she doesn’t know is that she’s stepping into a nightmare—one that will end with a child dead and herself in prison awaiting trial for murder. Which means someone else is. And when rowan caine arrives at heatherbrae house, by the beautiful Scottish Highlands, she is smitten—by the luxurious “smart” home fitted out with all modern conveniences, and by this picture-perfect family.
The Turn of the Key #ad - It wasn’t just the girls, who turned out to be a far cry from the immaculately behaved model children she met at her interview. She admits that she lied to obtain the post, and that her behavior toward the children wasn’t always ideal. But, she maintains, she’s not guilty—at least not of murder. It wasn’t just the constant surveillance from the cameras installed around the house, or the malfunctioning technology that woke the household with booming music, or turned the lights off at the worst possible time.
She knows she’s made mistakes. Full of spellbinding menace and told in Ruth Ware’s signature suspenseful style, The Turn of the Key is an unputdownable thriller from the Agatha Christie of our time.
American RoyalsRandom House Books for Young Readers #ad - Crazy rich Asians meets The Crown. The Crown. New york times bestsellerwhat if america had a royal family? If you can't get enough of Harry and Meghan or Kate and William, meet American princesses Beatrice and Samantha. This is the story of the American royals. When america won the Revolutionary War, its people offered General George Washington a crown.
But these aren't just any royals. The intrigue. But two very different girls are vying to capture his heart. The duty. Like most royal families, the Washingtons have an heir and a spare. If he'd been born a generation earlier, he would have stood first in line for the throne, but the new laws of succession make him third.
American Royals #ad - Perfect for fans of red, white, and Royal Blue and The Royal We!Two princesses vying for the ultimate crown. Except the one boy who is distinctly off-limits to her. A future monarch and a backup battery. Two and a half centuries later, the House of Washington still sits on the throne. Relatable, aspirational, believable, fantastical, and completely addictive.