By Mary Higgins Clark
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
In this fascinating mystery from Mary Higgins Clark, the number 1 New York Times bestselling “Queen of Suspense,” a information reporter attempts to discover her beginning mom simply as she is assigned to hide the high-profile trial of a girl accused of murdering her filthy rich husband.
Television journalist Delaney Wright is near to stardom after she starts off protecting a sensational homicide trial for the six p.m. information. She may be delighted, but her transforming into wish to find her delivery mom consumes her strategies. while Delaney’s neighbors Alvirah Meehan and her husband Willy provide to seem into the secret surrounding her delivery, they discover a surprising mystery they decline to reveal.
On trial for homicide is Betsy supply, widow of a filthy rich medical professional who has been an Alzheimer’s sufferer for 8 years. while her once-upon-a-time superstar legal professional urges her to simply accept a plea discount, Betsy refuses: she is going to visit trial to end up her innocence.
Betsy’s stepson, Alan supply, bides his time nervously because the trial starts. His sizeable inheritance hangs within the balance—his in simple terms technique of making strong on funds he owes his ex-wife, his teenagers, and more and more indignant creditors.
As the trial unfolds, and the damning proof opposed to Betsy piles up, Delaney is confident that Betsy isn't in charge and frantically attempts to end up her innocence. a real vintage from Mary Higgins Clark, As Time is going through is an exciting learn by way of a grasp of the style.
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A makeshift stone table had lost one leg and leaned awkwardly in one corner. A metal chair, old and rusted, rested on its side against a wood-reinforced dirt and rock wall. Two tunnels branched off the room—one narrow like the tunnel she’d come from; the other a bit wider with a metal track laid on the ground, disappearing into the dark beyond the scope of her light. An old mining cart with metal wheels sat at the end of the line. She couldn’t go farther into the mine without putting herself at great risk, as well as worry Sean while he was injured topside.
Lucy—” A deep, male voice said, “Sean, I have equipment in my truck to get both of you back up. ” It was useless to argue. How else was he going to get out of this pit? He just didn’t want Lucy to see him like this. But of course Lucy could handle it. She could handle anything life handed her. Even him in this condition. He just … hell, he didn’t know what he was thinking. The pain was making him stupid. He closed his eyes again. He thought he heard Lucy talking, but it was far away. “Sean? Hang tight.
I just can’t figure out why. I wasn’t raised in Spruce Lake. ” “He left five years ago, when he went to college. ” Five years was nothing for someone dead set on revenge. “We need to talk to him,” Lucy said. Tim turned off the road onto a two-lane highway. Two miles north was the main road into the town of Spruce Lake, but Tim turned south. ” When Tim turned onto the logging road, he slowed down as the truck bounced over rocks, branches, and potholes. Lucy spotted an ATV partly hidden in the trees, about twenty feet down from the logging entrance.