The Couple Next Door
- Publish Date: 2016-08-23
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Shari Lapena
An instant New York Times bestseller. Look out for Shari Lapena's next thriller, A STRANGER IN THE HOUSE, coming August 2017.
âThe twists come as fast [as] you can turn the pages.âÂ âPeople
âProvocative and shocking.âÂ âLisa Gardner,Â New York Times bestselling author of Find Her
âI read this novel at one sitting, absolutely riveted by the storyline.Â The suspense was beautifully rendered and unrelenting!â âSue Grafton,Â New York TimesÂ bestselling author ofÂ X
It all started at a dinner party. . .
A domestic suspense debut about a young couple and their apparently friendly neighborsâa twisty, rollercoaster ride of lies, betrayal, and the secrets between husbands and wives. . .
Anne and Marco Conti seem to have it allâa loving relationship, a wonderful home, and their beautiful baby, Cora. But one night when they are at a dinner party next door, a terrible crime is committed. Suspicion immediately focuses on the parents. But the truth is a much more complicated story.
Inside the curtained house, an unsettling account of what actually happened unfolds. Detective Rasbach knows that the panicked couple is hiding something. Both Anne and Marco Â soon discover that the other is keeping secrets, secrets they've kept for years.Â
What follows is the nerve-racking unraveling of a familyâa chilling tale of Â deception, duplicity, and unfaithfulness that will keep you breathless until the final shocking twist.