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A Stranger in the House - A Novel

Shari Lapena

In this neighborhood, danger lies close to home. A domestic thriller packed full of secrets, and a twisty story that never stops--from the bestselling author of The Couple Next Door He looks at her, concerned. "How do you feel?"She wants to say, Terrified. Instead, she says, with a faint smile, "Glad to be home." Karen and Tom Krupp are happy--they've got a lovely home in upstate New York, they're practically newlyweds, and they have no kids to interrupt their comfortable life together. But one day, Tom returns home to find Karen has vanished--her car's gone and it seems she left in a rush. She even left her purse--complete with phone and i.d.--behind. There's a knock on the door--the police are there to take Tom to the hospital where his wife has been admitted. She had a car accident, and lost control as she sped through the worst part of town. The accident has left Karen with a concussion and a few scrapes. Still, she's mostly okay--except that she can't remember what she was doing or where she was when she crashed. The cops think her memory loss is highly convenient, and they suspect she was up to no good. Karen returns home with Tom, determined to heal and move on with her life. Then she realizes something's been moved. Something's not quite right. Someone's been in her house. And the police won't stop asking questions. Because in this house, everyone's a stranger. Everyone has something they'd rather keep hidden. Something they might even kill to keep quiet.

In this neighborhood, danger lies close to home. A domestic thriller packed full of secrets, and a twisty story that never stops--from the bestselling author of The Couple Next Door He looks at her, concerned. "How do you feel?"She wants to say, Terrified. Instead, she says, with a faint smile, "Glad to be home." Karen and Tom Krupp are happy--they've got a lovely home in upstate New York, they're practically newlyweds, and they have no kids to interrupt their comfortable life together. But one day, Tom returns home to find Karen has vanished--her car's gone and it seems she left in a rush. She even left her purse--complete with phone and i.d.--behind. There's a knock on the door--the police are there to take Tom to the hospital where his wife has been admitted. She had a car accident, and lost control as she sped through the worst part of town. The accident has left Karen with a concussion and a few scrapes. Still, she's mostly okay--except that she can't remember what she was doing or where she was when she crashed. The cops think her memory loss is highly convenient, and they suspect she was up to no good. Karen returns home with Tom, determined to heal and move on with her life. Then she realizes something's been moved. Something's not quite right. Someone's been in her house. And the police won't stop asking questions. Because in this house, everyone's a stranger. Everyone has something they'd rather keep hidden. Something they might even kill to keep quiet.
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In this neighborhood, danger lies close to home. A domestic thriller packed full of secrets, and a twisty story that never stops--from the bestselling author of The Couple Next Door He looks at her, concerned. "How do you feel?"She wants to say, Terrified. Instead, she says, with a faint smile, "Glad to be home." Karen and Tom Krupp are happy--they've got a lovely home in upstate New York, they're practically newlyweds, and they have no kids to interrupt their comfortable life together. But one day, Tom returns home to find Karen has vanished--her car's gone and it seems she left in a rush. She even left her purse--complete with phone and i.d.--behind. There's a knock on the door--the police are there to take Tom to the hospital where his wife has been admitted. She had a car accident, and lost control as she sped through the worst part of town. The accident has left Karen with a concussion and a few scrapes. Still, she's mostly okay--except that she can't remember what she was doing or where she was when she crashed. The cops think her memory loss is highly convenient, and they suspect she was up to no good. Karen returns home with Tom, determined to heal and move on with her life. Then she realizes something's been moved. Something's not quite right. Someone's been in her house. And the police won't stop asking questions. Because in this house, everyone's a stranger. Everyone has something they'd rather keep hidden. Something they might even kill to keep quiet.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Tavia Gilbert

Length:

8h 53m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:54


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

11:26


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:09


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

09:25


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:34


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

16:28


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

11:34


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:02


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

10:49


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

10:09


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

09:32


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

09:55


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:40


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

14:55


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

10:01


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:24


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:52


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

10:56


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:39


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

09:07


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

11:23


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

06:59


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

08:20


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

12:52


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

11:39


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

09:07


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

08:08


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

05:13


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

15:41


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

09:13


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

17:01


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:51


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

11:39


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

17:25


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

16:43


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

14:21


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

14:33


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

15:05


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

09:05


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

10:22


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

07:40


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

10:27


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

10:03


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

14:49


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

12:29


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

07:40


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

12:33


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

05:46


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

08:54


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

14:24


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

00:37