Rory Moore Returns
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Some Choose Darkness
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The Suicide House
A Rory Moore/Lane Phillips Novel (Book 2)
June 21, 2019
Elite Westmont Prep Boarding School
nestled on the banks of Lake Michigan
A chilling murder is at the heart of this riveting new novel from acclaimed author Charlie Donlea, featuring forensic reconstructionist Rory Moore and her psychologist partner, Lane Phillips.
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The Suicide House
Charlie Donlea’s brilliant investigator Rory Moore returns in The Suicide House, which will be published July 28, 2020 by Kensington Books.
When two students are horrifically murdered just outside the grounds of their exclusive prep school, Rory sets out to solve the case and tracks her efforts by recording a podcast (which you can listen to here or below). See the stunning cover and read on for an exclusive excerpt.
The Suicide House Podcast by Charlie Donlea. Follow Charlie on Soundcloud
Inside the Walls
Of Indiana’s elite
expectations run high and
rules are strictly enforced.
But In the Woods
Beyond the manicured campus and playing
fields sits an abandoned boarding
house that is infamous among Westmont’s
students as a late-night hangout.
Here Only One
Don't let your candle go out—
unless you want the
Man in the Mirror to
find you. . . .
One Year Ago
Two students were killed there in a grisly slaughter.
The case has since become the focus of a hit podcast,
The Suicide House.
Why are they Returning?
Though a teacher was convicted of the murders,
mysteries and questions remain.
The most urgent among them is
why so many students who survived that horrific night
have returned to the boarding house. . .
To Kill Themselves
Rory, an expert in reconstructing
cold cases is working on
The Suicide House podcast
with Lane, recreating the night of the killings
in order to find answers that have
eluded the school, the town, and the police.
But the More
They learn about the troubled students,
the chillingly stoic culprit,
and a dangerous game gone tragically wrong,
the more convinced they become that something
Sinister Is Still Happening