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- ISBN: 9780684857671 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1999.
At the heart of Mary Higgins Clark's stunning new novel of suspense is a brutal murder: that of Gary Lasch, a respected and successful young Greenwich, Connecticut, doctor and hospital and HMO head. He was found dead at his desk at home, his skull crushed by a blow with a Remington bronze sculpture, a prized piece from his art collection. The news strikes Greenwich society like a thunderbolt -- as does the news that Molly Carpenter Lasch, the beautiful young wife of the slain doctor, has been arrested for her husband's murder. According to the trial testimony of her housekeeper, Molly had left home in a rage against her husband to go up to their house on Cape Cod. The morning after Molly's return, the housekeeper found Gary dead in his study and Molly upstairs in bed covered with blood. Nobody believes Molly's claim to have no memory of the events of the night of the crime -- not her parents, not her friends, not even her own lawyer -- and evidence against her is...
|Target Audience Note:||
Grade 4 - Grade 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
840L Lexile Level
6.2 ATOS Level
Electronic reproduction. New York : Simon & Schuster, 1999. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2588 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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