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From Publishers WeeklyA suburban wife and mother receives a warning that her life is in danger, then finds that the woman who warned her has herself been murdered in this novel of psychological suspense.Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc.MoreFrom Publishers WeeklyA suburban wife and mother receives a warning that her life is in danger, then finds that the woman who warned her has herself been murdered in this novel of psychological suspense.Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc.From Library JournalThe author of such best sellers as See Jane Run (LJ 3/15/91) has had a field day writing her heroines into dangerous situations and then pulling them to safety, bloodied but unbowed. In her latest, violence shatters the formerly comfortable world of a woman and her daughter.Copyright 1995 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.-- Washington PostFielding Masterfully Manipulates our expectations.From BooklistThe only fly in the perfumed ointment of Bonnie Wheelers picture-perfect life is her husbands ex-wife, Joan, and someone close to her has just swatted the fly with a .38 revolver. Because Bonnie found the body and had a peculiar relationship to the deceased, the police start their search for a murderer with her. Terrified, she tells the police that Joan called her to warn her that her life was in danger and to set up a meeting. Now Joans death sets in motion events that lead Bonnie to question everyone and everything around her. Why couldnt her husband be found when he was supposed to be at work? Why is her estranged brothers name in Joans address book? Why was a scrapbook detailing Bonnies life found in Joans bedroom? Why dont Joans children react normally to their mothers death? As Bonnie searches for answers, mysterious accidents occur that threaten her and her daughters lives as a sociopathic murderer moves in for the kill. Fielding provides an intricately plotted thriller, with the possible killer changing from page to page as Bonnie ties the myriad clues together to form a complex whole. A definite must for Fielding fans and a new find for fans of Mary Higgins Clark. Melanie Duncan --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.Midwest Book ReviewBonnie is happily married, lives in the suburbs, and is comfortable in her life, until her husband’s ex-wife is shot and she becomes both a suspect and a potential victim in a deadly game which threatens both her life and her daughter. Enjoy a tense, riveting plot which is packed with tension and suspense. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.-- New York NewsdayAny reader who dosent experience shivers has been out in the sun too long.ReviewA page-turner...maintains the suspense until the last surprising moment. -- MacleansWell-crafted...A winner. -- Toronto Sun --This text refers to the Unbound edition.Product DescriptionYoure in danger. You and Amanda.The warning draws Bonnie Wheeler to a place she has never been:To the brutally slain body of her husbands ex-wife . . .To the shattering of her perfect world by a murdered womans secrets . . .To a place where every truth becomes a lie—and every loved one is a stranger . . .To a gathering darkness that threatens her innocent child—and herself . . .To a home where nothing is safe, and theres no one she can trust.No one.From the PublisherA page-turner...maintains the suspense until the last surprising moment.--MacleansWell-crafted...A winner.--Toronto Sun --This text refers to the Unbound edition.Inside Flap CopyA psychological thriller about the power of a mothers love and the vulnerability of what we all take for granted. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.From the Back CoverA page-turner...maintains the suspense until the last surprising moment. -- MacleansWell-crafted...A winner. -- Toronto Sun --This text refers to the Unbound edition.About the AuthorJoy Fieldings ability to portray the lives of ordinary women in extraordinary circumstances-as in See Jane Run and Tell Me No Secrets -- has made her an international bestselling author. She lives in Toronto with her husband and their two daughters, and spends part of the year in Palm Beach, Florida.