Six Years

Harlan Coben. Dutton, $27.95 (400p) ISBN 978-0-525-95348-7
In the prologue to this Kafkaesque stand-alone from bestseller Coben (Stay Close), Jake Fisher, a political science professor at Lanford College in Massachusetts, promises the love of his life, Natalie Avery, to leave her and the man she’s about to wed, Todd Sanderson, alone. For six years Jake keeps his promise, until he sees Todd’s obituary, flies to the deceased’s Palmetto Bluff, S.C., funeral, and finds that the widow is not Natalie. This is merely the first of many shocks. He later gets the brush-off from Natalie’s sister, and when he tries to revisit the retreat in Kraftboro, Vt., that Natalie was attending when they fell in love, he’s told there is (and was) no such place. Surprising secrets among Jake’s friends and colleagues propel him on a trail of violence and labyrinthine deception. Coben has achieved greater suspense in other thrillers, but this ranks among his strangest and most ingenious plots. 5-city author tour. Agent: Lisa Erbach Vance, Aaron Priest Literary Agency. (Mar.)
Reviewed on: 02/11/2013
Release date: 03/19/2013
MP3 CD - 978-1-4558-5588-9
Audio Product - 978-1-4692-8655-6
Compact Disc - 978-1-4558-5587-2
MP3 CD - 978-1-4558-5584-1
Paperback - 467 pages - 978-1-59413-655-9
Compact Disc - 9 pages
MP3 CD - 978-1-4558-7608-2
Hardcover - 469 pages - 978-1-4104-5606-9
Compact Disc - 6 pages - 978-1-4558-5585-8
Open Ebook - 400 pages - 978-1-101-61102-9
Mass Market Paperbound - 449 pages
Compact Disc
Compact Disc - 978-1-4558-5589-6
Hardcover - 351 pages - 978-0-525-95394-4
Hardcover - 384 pages - 978-1-4091-4457-1
MP3 CD - 978-1-4915-4496-9
Hardcover - 384 pages - 978-1-4091-0395-0
Paperback - 368 pages - 978-1-4091-5044-2
Hardcover - 8 pages - 978-1-4712-3917-5
Show other formats
The Best Books, Emailed Every Week
Tip Sheet!