CHILLING NEW SUSPENSE THRILLER
is the story of TWO WOMEN, separated by FORTY YEARS, yet both inextricably linked by a series of HORRIFIC MURDERS that took place in 1979.
“In Donlea's skillful hands, this story of obsession, murder, and the search for truth is both a compassionate character study and a compelling thriller.”
“Donlea smoothly mixes red herrings and genuine clues...readers who relish a good puzzle will be rewarded.”
“Part 1970s serial-killer thriller and part contemporary Chicago crime novel, this deceptively quick read has something for everyone.”
A modern master of suspense, critically acclaimed author Charlie Donlea returns with a taut, gripping novel about the deadly secrets hiding in plain sight . . .
On Sale Now
2 April 2019
The Woman In Darkness by Charlie Donlea
Here is what the QBD crew thought…
“You know that Charlie Donlea wrote the books: The Girl Who Was Taken and Don’t Believe It. He has cornered the market of female thrillers in whodunits, hasn’t he?. . . A very creative market and he has done very well.”
"Would LOVE to have this one on a beach holiday just sitting up late at night . . . reading."
"Got me straightaway!"
"If You "Love Law and Order or Criminal Intent, You will Love this Book . . . . If you’re looking for the perfect stand-alone thriller to bundle under the covers with this autumn, this is the book for you!"
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Two girls are taken, only one returns. A suspense thriller by Charlie Donlea
THE TRUTH IS EASY TO MISS
EVEN WHEN IT'S RIGHT IN FRONT OF US
She wondered if the mysterious woman
HAD CHOSEN DARKNESS
OR DARKNESS HAD CHOSEN HER?
AS A FORENSIC RECONSTRUCTIONIST
SHEDS LIGHT ON COLD-CASE HOMICIDES BY PIECING TOGETHER
CRIME SCENE DETAILS OTHERS FAIL TO SEE.
Cleaning out her late father’s law office a week after his burial, she receives a call that plunges her into a DECADES-OLD CASE COME TO LIFE ONCE MORE.
IN THE SUMMER OF 1979
FIVE CHICAGO WOMEN WENT MISSING
THE PREDATOR NAMED
LEFT NO BODIES AND
NO CLUES BEHIND—UNTIL
POLICE RECEIVED A PACKAGE FROM A
MYSTERIOUS WOMAN NAMED
whose unorthodox investigation skills appear to have
led to his identity. But before they could question her
FORTY YEARS LATER,
is about to be paroled for Angela's murder
—THE ONLY CRIME THE DA COULD PIN ON HIM.
BUT THE CRYPTIC FILE RORY FINDS
IN HER FATHER'S LAW OFFICE
suggest there is more to the case, and ANGELA MITCHELL,
than what was fed to the public, the details of which
HAVE BEEN BURIED FOR FOUR DECADES.
RORY'S TALENTS ARE TESTED AS SHE BEGINS RECONSTRUCTING ANGELA'S LAST DAYS.
MAKING ONE STARTLING DISCOVERY
after another, RORY becomes helplessly
entangled in the enigma of
and what happened to her.
DRAWING CONNECTIONS BETWEEN
PAST AND PRESENT
RORY uncovers truths about the
reclusive victim, her father
and the man called THE THIEF
that sends her down a twisting trail
where things may
NOT BE AS THEY APPEAR.
AS SHE CONTINUES TO DIG
EVEN RORY CAN'T BE PREPARED FOR THE FULL
THAT IS EMERGING . . .
The Woman In Darkness
"She wondered if the mysterious woman had chosen darkness.
Or if darkness had chosen her."
Note: Identical book as (US edition)— SOME CHOOSE DARKNESS—with a different title and cover for the (AU) Australian edition.
02 Apr 2019 AU
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#crime #forensics #charliedonlea #thewomanindarkness #murder #AU #apr2019books #RandomHouse #Australia
Pub Date: AU April 2, 2019
Publisher: Bantam Australia
Publisher: Random House Australia
The Woman in Darkness
Some Choose Darkness
Uma mulher na escuridão
28 May 2019 BRAZIL
Lançamento, Policial, Suspense
Título: Uma mulher na escuridão
Subtítulo: A verdade mais difícil de enxergar é a que sempre esteve diante de nossos olhos…
Autor: Charlie Donlea
Gênero: Ficção Seção: Suspense
Formato: 16 x 23 cm Páginas: 304
Papel: Polén ISBN: 978-85-9581-072-3
Preço: R$ 39,90
Some Choose Darkness
28 May 2019 US
US May 28, 2019
Sold by Penguin Random House
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