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Stay Close by Harlan Coben
  

Stay Close

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March 2013 Book of the Month.

Harlan Coben is back with another one of his superb stand-alone thrillers exploring the darker side of the American dream. Three unrelated people brought together by circumstance find the secrets of their past lives threaten their current suburban existence - but when faced with stark choices maybe they don’t want to forget the past. A trademark combination of page-turning thrills and unrivaled insight.

If you like Harlan Coben you might also like to read books by John Verdon, Linwood Barclay and James Patterson.

Synopsis

Stay Close by Harlan Coben

A suburban wife and mother of two - with a dark and dangerous past. A promising photographer who now panders to celebrity-obsessed rich kids. A detective who can't let go of a cold case ...Three ordinary people, who discover that when the past refuses to stay buried, the American dream can be a nightmare ...

Reviews

In all of his writing he brings a unique voice to stories that entertain and enthrall the reader . . . The story is intense, the characters are interesting, and the writing is magnificent. Coben's talent is in high gear * HUFFINGTON POST * A classy thriller * BELLA * A stroll in excellent company * SUNDAY EXPRESS * For quite some time, Harlan Coben has been considered one of the master storytellers of the American crime genre, with an infallible hotline to readers
requirements. The solidarity of his unerring grasp of narrative is once again demonstrated in Stay Close

... Further proof that Harlan Coben - let's face it - can do no wrong * GOOD BOOK GUIDE * Coben weaves together the different strands of the narrative skillfully, with plenty of twists and shocks to keep interest piqued... compelling reading, gaining in suspense as the novel draws to its unexpected conclusion * BIG ISSUE IN THE NORTH * Harlan Coben specialises in rousing the snake that lurks in the perfectly cut grass of American suburbia. STAY CLOSE brings the secrets and lives of three people into collision. Coben makes you care about them but never neglects a plot that is full of his trademark shocks. * SUNDAY TELEGRAPH * [An] atmospheric, tense and constantly twisting novel. The perfect introduction to the brilliance of US crime master Coben. * HEAT *


About the Author

Harlan Coben

Harlan Coben is an international number one bestselling thriller author. He is the winner of the Edgar, Shamus, and Anthony Awards - the first to receive all three. His books are published in forty languages, with over forty-seven million copies in print worldwide.

Both his standalone thrillers and series featuring the indomitable Myron Bolitar have been number one bestsellers in over a dozen countries, gracing the lists of the Sunday Times and the New York Times. His novel Tell No One was turned into the smash hit French film of the same name, and received the highly coveted Lumiere (French Golden Globe) for best picture as well as four Cesars (French Oscar). Harlan lives in New Jersey with his family.

Harlan Coben photo © Claudio Marinesco

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Publication date

14th March 2013

Author

Harlan Coben

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Publisher

Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Format

Paperback
416 pages

Categories

Thriller / Suspense
Books of the Month
Crime / Mystery
Reading Groups
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Crime & mystery

ISBN

9781409117223

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