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Are you waiting for The Girl on the Train? Why not try…..

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Again this week,  The Girl on The Train remains a high demand hold within the Mid Hudson Library System with 618 requests.

In The Girl On The Train, one woman becomes embroiled in a criminal investigation when she believes she has witnessed something shady. If you are patiently waiting in queue  demand title, why not try one of the psychologically suspenseful novels below.

The Girl Who Disappeared TwiceLosing YouPrecious ThingSomeone Else's Skin

The Girl Who Disappeared Twice by Andrea Kane
When the kidnapping of five year old Krissy mirrors the unsolved kidnapping of her aunt thirty-two year earlier, her devastated mother enlists a team of forensic experts who get results without worrying about legalities.

Losing You by Nicci French
A mother’s worst nightmare is realized when her 15 year old daughter suddenly disappears and no one takes it seriously.

Precious Thing by Colette McBeth
Is it suicide, murder or something more sinister? A young journalist seeks the answers after she is assigned to cover a missing person story that turns out to be her best friend.

Someone Else’s Skin by Sarah Hilary
A detective’s threads on familiar territory when she begins to investigates a murder at a domestic violence shelter.

The other woman's housedinnerDie for you - a novelTuesday's Gone
The other woman’s house by Sophie Hannah

What is the link between a dead body found in a client’s house and Psychologist Frieda Klein?A virtual tour  on a real estate website depicts a  shocking image of a  body of a woman, lying face down on the living room floor in a pool of blood. However,  when returning to the website,  there is no body, no blood- only an ordinary beige carpet in an ordinary living room.

 The dinner: a novel by Herman Koch

A darkly suspenseful, highly controversial tale of two families struggling to make the hardest decision of their lives—all over the course of one meal. This novel reveals the dark side of genteel society and asks what each of us would do in the face of unimaginable tragedy.

Die for you by Lisa Unger

When her husband disappears, Isabel Raines begins a desperate search only to discover his office in the midst of an FBI raid, her apartment ransacked, and that the man she thought she married has actually been dead for years.

Tuesday’s Gone by Nicci French
What is the link between a dead body found in a client’s house and Psychologist Frieda Klein?

These titles may be available in multiple formats such as ebook, talking book, paperback and large print.  For more information please contact your local library.


Author: spotwin

While I am a librarian , I am a reading cheerleader. The purpose of this library blog is to better promote reading and information literacy to community. I love books, reading to my son,properly placed apostrophes,canoeing, locating the nearest Starbucks, cheering the Montreal Canadians, and Cherry Garcia ice cream.

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