Hush by Kate White
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“Dark, sexy, and smart... A stunningly good read.” — Linda Fairstein, author of Hell Gate

“Utterly compelling . . . A classic page turner.” — Karin Slaughter, author of Undone

In this exciting thriller by Kate White, Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief and New York Times bestselling author of the Bailey Weggins mystery series (If Looks Could Kill, A Body to Die For, ’Til Death Do Us Part, Over Her Dead Body, Lethally Blond), a mother of two goes from ordinary New Yorker to victim and detective overnight. Readers of Laura Lippman and Iris Johansen are sure to find many page-turning thrills in Kate White's Hush.


About Kate White

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Kate White, the editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine, is the New York Times bestselling author of the stand-alone novel Hush and the Bailey Weggins mystery series—If Looks Could Kill; A Body to Die For; ’Til Death Do Us Part; Over Her Dead Body; and Lethally Blond. White is also the author of popular career books for women, including Why Good Girls Don’t Get Ahead but Gutsy Girls Do. She lives in New York City.
Published February 14, 2010 by HarperCollins e-books. 356 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Crime. Fiction

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Was the killer a jealous lover (evidently the jungles of Gotham are full of those), a Park Avenue client who thought she’d been the target of a monstrous fraud, or a colleague who’d filched the key to Mark’s apartment from nurse Maggie Donohue?

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Lake is a marketing consultant hired by a fertility clinic that has proven especially successful with the over-forty crowd which is known for high-risk pregnancies and increased complications.

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Book Reporter

Lake Warren is in the prime of her life with a lot to be thankful for.

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Mysterious Reviews

Review: A marketing executive becomes embroiled in a murder investigation that puts her life in jeopardy in Hush, a non-series thriller by Kate White.

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MostlyFiction Book Reviews

Everything in her life was in jeopardy now—her kids, her work, her future.” In Kate White’s Hush, forty-four year old Lake Warren’s life is going downhill.

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The first stand-alone thriller from the best-selling series author (and Cosmopolitan editor in chief) is about a soon-to-be-divorced marketing consultant's dangerous one-night stand.

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New Zealand Listener

A Kiwi kid grows up in the 1940s and 50s with a mentally fragile Maori mum and an abusive Pakeha dad who smashes the family piano, kills the child’s favourite cow, drinks and causes fights near their farm up north.

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Alley, Carla and Mount Vernon Ladies Book Club won Running Fire by Lindsay McKenna, Kelly and the Stair District Library Evening Book Discussion Group won Trail of Broken Wings by Sejal Badani, and Suzy and Reading Between the Wines book club won The Daughter by Jane Shemilt!.

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