The Quickie (Mass Market Paperbound)
Grand Central Publishing, 9780446198967, 372pp.
Publication Date: August 1, 2009
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America's most popular thriller writer, James Patterson, presents his most daring-and astonishing-novel ever.
With the perfect marriage and a great job, Lauren Stillman loves her wonderful life . . . until she sees her husband with another woman. Devastated and lusting for revenge, Lauren has her own affair. It's supposed to be a quickie, but Lauren's night of passion takes a shocking turn when she witnesses an unbelievable and deadly crime.
Now her horrifying secret threatens to tear her life apart, pitting her need to uncover the truth against her fear that the truth may be too horrible to bear. And whichever choice she makes may cost her dearly-her job, her marriage . . . or even her life.
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Praise For The Quickie…
"Action? Check. Suspense? By the carload. Romance? Yes. Erotica? Let's Just say that it's not limited to the cover."
"Simply the best suspense thriller I've read to date."
"Will have you gasping out loud at nearly every page."
"Patterson knows where our deepest fears are buried. There's no stopping his imagination."
-New York Times Book Review
"When it comes to constructing a harrowing plot, author James Patterson can turn a screw all right."
-New York Daily News
"Patterson juggles twist after twist with genuine glee."
-San Francisco Chronicle