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Are You Afraid Of The Dark?

by Sidney Sheldon

eBooks of the Month Relationship Stories Thriller and Suspense

LoveReading View on Are You Afraid Of The Dark?

Wow, he doesn’t let up.  It’s been four years since we had one of these international blockbusters and he’s got seventeen bestsellers under his belt.  He still delivers a cracking good plot-based yarn with unexpected twists and good characters.  You’ll love it.

Comparison: John Grisham, Jeffrey Archer, James Patterson.

Similar this month: David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille.

Sarah Broadhurst

Are You Afraid Of The Dark? Synopsis

In New York, Denver, Paris and Berlin, four people have died separately in apparent accidents.

Two women – the widows of two of the dead – find themselves under ruthless attack and are drawn together in fear, confusion and for mutual protection. But are they being targeted because one of them is the prosecution witness at a famous criminal trial? Or is there a connection to the mystery behind their husband’s deaths?

Meanwhile, Tanner Kingsley, Chief Executive of an international Think Tank created only seven years ago, is on the cusp of an amazing discovery which could alter the future of the world. If properly handled, the outcome of this could deliver unbelievable power into the company’s hands. But are the mysterious deaths connected to this volatile secret? And can it be further protected?

Thrown together, the women could not be more different: Diane Stevens is a well-connected, affluent artist from the Upper East Side. Kelly Harris is an African-American model who, having grown up in a rough Philadelphia neighbourhood with a new ‘uncle’ every month, believed she had at last found safety and contentment in Paris, married to a brilliant scientist.

Taut with suspense and vivid characterization, and with an unnervingly realistic premise that could alter our lives, ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK is Sheldon at the top of his form.

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Are You Afraid Of The Dark? Press Reviews

‘Sheldon is an author working at the height of his power’
New York Times

‘Fast-moving… engrossing… Sidney Sheldon is a master at giving the public what it wants.’
LA Times

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ISBN: 9780007165162
Publication date: 19/03/2005
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780007165162
Publication date: 19th March 2005
Author: Sidney Sheldon
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 416 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Relationship Stories, Thriller / Suspense,
Categories: Thriller / suspense,

About Sidney Sheldon

Sidney Sheldon, whose highly successful writing career spanned over 50 years, garnered international praise and recognition in four diverse fields. The winner of an Oscar, a Tony, and an Edgar Allan Poe Award from the Mystery Writers of America, Sheldon had over 250 television scripts, twenty five major motion pictures, six Broadway plays and fourteen novels (with sales figures well over 200 million) to his credit, ranking him as one of the world’s most prolific writers. Sheldon was also one of the few major authors to have all his novels filmed as major motion pictures or blockbuster mini-series for television. His ...

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