Every Secret Thing (Hardcover)

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"This is a standout."
--Orlando Sentinel

"One of those books that publishers like to say 'transcends the genre, ' but in this case it's true."
--Chicago Sun-Times

Every Secret Thing is a riveting story of love and murder, guilt and innocence, adult sins and childhood darkness that the New York Times Book Review hailed as, "powerful...disturbing." Stepping away from her acclaimed, award-winning mystery series featuring Baltimore private investigator Tess Monaghan, author Laura Lippman has delivered a novel of psychological suspense that will shock and mesmerize readers, gripping them to the page while breaking their hearts. The tale of a terrible event that devastates three families, after two young girls discover by of an unsupervised baby on an empty street, Every Secret Thing is a bravura demonstration of the extraordinary storytelling skill that has won Laura Lippman every major literary prize bestowed upon mystery writers, including the Edgar(R), the Anthony, the Shamus, and the Agatha Awards.

Praise For…

“This is a standout. And the story of children in jeopardy and innocence lost is sadly all too timely.”
-Orlando Sentinel

“Laura Lippman can speak in any voice....This may be the best book I’ve read all year.”
-Charlotte News & Observer

“...a chilling study of mothers, daughters, love, and murder....Lucid, tight, and compelling.”
-Kirkus Reviews on Every Secret Thing

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060506674
Publisher: William Morrow
Publication Date: September 1st, 2003
Pages: 400