The Secret History meets Sharp Objects in this stunning debut about murder and glamour set in the ambiguous and claustrophobic world of an exclusive New England prep school. Death sets the plot in motion: the murder of Nica Baker, beautiful, wild, enigmatic, and only sixteen. The crime is solved, and quickly—a lonely classmate, unrequited love, a suicide note confession—but memory and instinct won’t allow Nica’s older sister, Grace, to accept the case as closed. Dropping out of college and..
Something else had happened . . . Something so terrible that she was too frightened to search her memory for it . . . The newspapers reported the case with relish. Jane (Jinx)..Описание
When his father dies, Carl Martin inherits a house in an increasingly rich and trendy London neighborhood. Carl needs cash, however, so he rents the upstairs room and kitchen to..Описание
Juan Cabrillo and his expert team on the "Oregon" are used to working dirty, dangerous jobs. While diverting terrorist missiles, Cabrillo and the crew stumble on pirates in the..Подробнее
On the 14th September 1948, Tom Sedley''s sister was brutally murdered. A tramp was arrested for the crime but for the young boy it was the end of childhood and the beginning of a..Описание