The mother-in-law / by Sally Hepworth.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|C.H. Booth Library - Newtown||LP MYS HEP (Text to phone)||34014141714452||Adult Large Type||Available||-|
|Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe||LP FIC HEPWORTH,S (Text to phone)||34026141873922||Adult Large Type||Available||-|
|Kent Memorial Library - Suffield||NEW LARGE PRINT HEPWORTH (Text to phone)||32518145397900||Adult Large Type||Available||-|
|Plumb Memorial Library - Huntington Branch||FIC HEPWORTH LT ED (Text to phone)||34025144124259||Adult Large Type||Available||-|
|Ridgefield Library||LP FIC HEPWORTH (Text to phone)||34010144434031||Adult Fiction Large Type||Available||-|
|Woodbury Public Library||LP FIC HEPWORTH (Text to phone)||34018143900621||Adult Large Type||In transit||-|
- ISBN: 1432858912
- ISBN: 9781432858919 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 9781432858919 : HRD
- ISBN: 1432858912 : HRD
- ISBN: 9781432858919 (large print) (hardcover)
- ISBN: 1432858912 (large print) (hardcover)
- Physical Description: 443 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
- Edition: Large print edition.
- Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.
- Copyright: ©2019
- Recently Published: 4 / 5.0
- Top Holds Over Last 5 Years: 2 / 5.0
|Summary, etc.:||"A twisty, compelling new novel about one woman's complicated relationship with her mother-in-law that ends in death... From the moment Lucy met her husband's mother, Diana, she was kept at arm's length. Diana was exquisitely polite, and properly friendly, but Lucy knew that she was not what Diana envisioned. But who could fault Diana? She was a pillar of the community, an advocate for social justice who helped female refugees assimilate to their new country. Diana was happily married to Tom, and lived in wedded bliss for decades. Lucy wanted so much to please her new mother-in-law. That was five years ago. Now, Diana has been found dead, a suicide note near her body. Diana claims that she no longer wanted to live because of a battle with cancer. But the autopsy finds no cancer. The autopsy does find traces of poison and suffocation. Who could possibly want Diana dead? Why was her will changed at the eleventh hour to disinherit both of her adult children and their spouses? With Lucy's secrets getting deeper and her relationship with her mother-in-law growing more complex as the pages turn, this new novel from Sally Hepworth is sure to add to her growing legion of fans. Praise for Sally Hepworth: "With jaw-dropping discoveries, and realistic consequences, this novel is not to be missed. Perfect for lovers of Big Little Lies." --Library Journal, starred review "Hepworth deftly keeps the reader turning pages and looking for clues, all the while building multilayered characters and carefully doling out bits of their motivations" --|
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Sally Hepworth is a writer living in Australia. She started out working in Human Resources and event management. She started writing her first book, Love Like the French, while on maternity leave with her first child. The book tells the story of a British woman who goes to France after an accident leaves her husband in a coma. The character goes to France to see what the French could teach her about living. Her other titles include: The Secrets of Midwives, The Things We Keep, The Mother's Promise, The Family Next Door, and The Mother-in-Law. (Bowker Author Biography)