The Last Thing He Told Me
8 hrs and 49 minutes
Literature & Fiction,
4.4 out of 5 stars
Number-one New York Times Best Seller Selection of the Reese Witherspoon Book Club A Highly Anticipated, Best Book of Summer Selected by * Vogue * USA Today * Entertainment Weekly * CNN * Town & Country * Parade * Bustle * and extra! A “gripping” (Entertainment Weekly) thriller a few lady who thinks she’s discovered the love of her life – till he disappears. Before Owen Michaels disappears, he smuggles a observe to his beloved spouse of 1 yr: Protect her. Despite her confusion and concern, Hannah Hall is aware of precisely to whom the observe refers – Owen’s 16-year-old daughter, Bailey. Bailey, who misplaced her mom tragically as a baby. Bailey, who needs completely nothing to do together with her new stepmother. As Hannah’s more and more determined calls to Owen go unanswered, because the FBI arrests Owen’s boss, as a US marshal and federal brokers arrive at her Sausalito residence unannounced, Hannah shortly realizes her husband isn’t who he mentioned he was. And that Bailey simply might maintain the important thing to determining Owen’s true id – and why he actually disappeared. Hannah and Bailey got down to uncover the reality. But as they begin placing collectively the items of Owen’s previous, they quickly notice they’re additionally constructing a brand new future – one neither of them may have anticipated. With its breakneck pacing, dizzying plot twists, and evocative household drama, The Last Thing He Told Me is a riveting thriller, sure to shock you with its last, heartbreaking flip.
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“Rebecca Lowman’s methodical efficiency will hook listeners till the very finish of this modern thriller. Hannah wakes up at some point to search out her husband of 1 yr, Owen, has vanished, leaving her a puzzling observe: ‘Protect her.’ Hannah assumes that ‘her’ refers to Owen’s teenage daughter, Bailey, who has despised Hannah from day one. While it is a typical story of two people who’re at odds being pressured to work collectively, Lowman’s portrayals of the characters and the thriller surrounding Owen’s secret life will intrigue listeners.” (AudioFile Magazine)