By Mary Higgins Clark, Alafair Burke
In a first-time collaboration, “Queen of Suspense” Mary Higgins Clark companions with bestselling writer Alafair Burke to convey a new suspense sequence a couple of tv software that includes chilly case murders.
Television manufacturer Laurie Moran is overjoyed while the pilot for her fact drama, less than Suspicion, is a hit. much more, the program—a chilly case sequence that revisits unsolved crimes via recreating them with these affected—is off to a lovely commence whilst it is helping clear up an notorious homicide within the first actual episode.
Now Laurie has the perfect case to add within the subsequent episode of less than Suspicion: the Cinderella homicide. while Susan Dempsey, a gorgeous and multi-talented UCLA scholar, was once came upon lifeless, her homicide raised a number of questions. Why used to be her vehicle parked miles from her physique? Had she ever proven up for the performing audition she was once as a result of attend on the domestic of an up-and-coming director? Why does Susan’s boyfriend are looking to steer clear of questions on their dating? was once her disappearance attached to a arguable church that was once energetic on campus? used to be she on the subject of her laptop technology professor due to her technological brilliance, or anything extra? And why used to be Susan lacking one in all her footwear while her physique used to be discovered?
With the aid of legal professional and below Suspicion host Alex Buckley, Laurie is aware the case will allure nice rankings, particularly whilst the previous suspects comprise Hollywood’s elite and tech billionaires. The suspense and drama are ideal for the silver screen—but is Cinderella’s assassin prepared for a close-up?
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In a first-time collaboration, “Queen of Suspense” Mary Higgins Clark companions with bestselling writer Alafair Burke to carry a new suspense sequence a few tv software that includes chilly case murders.
Television manufacturer Laurie Moran is overjoyed while the pilot for her fact drama, lower than Suspicion, is a hit. much more, the program—a chilly case sequence that revisits unsolved crimes by means of recreating them with these affected—is off to a wonderful begin whilst it is helping clear up an notorious homicide within the first actual episode.
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The Cinderella Murder by Mary Higgins Clark, Alafair Burke