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- ISBN: 9780743206310 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2001.
|Summary, etc.:|| In the gripping new novel from America's Queen of Suspense, a young woman is haunted by two murders that are closely linked -- despite the one hundred and ten years that separate them. Following the acrimonious breakup of her marriage and the searing experience of being pursued by an obsessed stalker, criminal defense attorney Emily Graham accepts an offer to leave Albany and work in a major law firm in Manhattan. Feeling a need for roots, she buys her ancestral home, a restored Victorian house in the historic New Jersey seaside resort town of Spring Lake. Her family had sold the house in 1892, after one of Emily's forebears, Madeline Shapley, then still a young girl, disappeared. Now, more than a century later, as the house is being renovated and the backyard excavated for a pool, the skeleton of a young woman is found. She is identified as Martha Lawrence, who had disappeared from Spring Lake over four year ago. Within her skeletal hand is the finger bone of another...
|Target Audience Note:|| Grade 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.3 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2001. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1887 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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