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Author Jones, Tanen, author.

Title The better liar : a novel / Tanen Jones.

Publication Info. New York : Ballantine Books, [2020]
2020

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 Bourbonnais PL Adult Fiction - BDBB-2  F JON    AVAILABLE
 Bradley PL Adult Fiction - BRBB-2  FIC JON    IN TRANSIT
 Byron PL Adult Fiction - BYLY-14  FIC JON    AVAILABLE
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult New Book - CHVY-11  F JON    AVAILABLE
 Cordova DL Stacks - CORG-7  FIC JON    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Fiction - DKLY-12  FIC JON    AVAILABLE
 East Moline PL Adult Fiction - EMPG-6  FIC JON    AVAILABLE
 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  FIC JON    AVAILABLE
 Fossil Ridge PL - Main Adult Fiction NEW - FRBB-2  FIC JON    ON HOLDSHELF
 Freeport PL Adult Fiction - FPLY-13  FIC JONES    DUE 10-09-20

Edition First edition.
Description 306 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary When a woman conceals her sister's death to claim their joint inheritance, her deception exposes a web of dangerous secrets.
"Robin Voigt is dead. If Leslie had arrived at her sister's cramped Las Vegas apartment just hours earlier, this would have been their first reunion in a decade. In the years since Robin ran away from home as a teenager, Leslie has stayed in New Mexico, taking care of their dying father even as she began building a family of her own. But when their father passed away, Leslie received a rude awakening: She and Robin would receive the inheritance he left them together--or not at all. Now her half of the money may be beyond her grasp. And unbeknownst to anyone, even her husband, Leslie needs it desperately. When she meets a charismatic young woman who bears an uncanny resemblance to Robin--and has every reason to leave her past behind--the two make a reckless bargain: Mary will impersonate Robin for a week in exchange for Robin's half of the cash. But neither realizes how high the stakes will become when Mary takes a dead woman's name. Even as Mary begins to suspect Leslie is hiding something, and Leslie realizes the stranger living in her house, babysitting her newborn son, and charming her husband has secrets of her own, Robin's wild, troubled legacy threatens to eclipse them both"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Sisters -- Fiction.
False personation -- Fiction.
Truthfulness and falsehood -- Fiction.
Secrecy -- Fiction.
Inheritance and succession -- Fiction.
FICTION / Thrillers / Domestic.
FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense.
FICTION / Women.
Genre/Form Suspense fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction.
ISBN 9781984821225 (hardcover ; acid-free paper)
1984821229 (hardcover ; acid-free paper)

 
    
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