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Author Gross, Andrew, 1952- author.

Title Everything to lose / Andrew Gross.

Publication Info. New York, New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2014.
2014

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Gross, A.    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 328 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "A novel"--Jacket.
Summary While driving along a suburban back road, Hilary Blum, who's just lost her job and whose deadbeat husband has left her alone to care for her son with Asperger's, witnesses a freakish accident. A car ahead of her careens down a hill and slams into a tree. Stopping to help, she discovers the driver dead-- and a satchel stuffed with a half a million dollars. That money could prevent her family's ruin and keep her special needs son in school. In an instant, this honest, achieving woman who has always done the responsible thing makes a decision that puts her in the center of maelstrom of dark consequences and life-threatening recriminations-- a terrifying scheme involving a twenty-year-old murder, an old woman whose life has been washed out to sea, and a powerful figure bent to keep the secret that can destroy him hidden. With everything to lose, everything she loves, Hilary connects to a determined cop from Staten Island, reeling from the disaster of Sandy, to bring down an enemy who will stop at nothing to keep what that money was meant to silence, still buried.
Subject Blum, Hilary (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Single mothers -- Fiction.
Police -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.
Parents of developmentally disabled children -- Fiction.
Asperger's syndrome -- Fiction.
Extortion -- Fiction.
Conspiracies -- Fiction.
Life change events -- Fiction.
Secrets -- Fiction.
Hurricane Sandy, 2012 -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Staten Island (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.
ISBN 9780061656002
0061656003

 
    
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