Cover of: The Quickie | James Patterson

The Quickie

A Novel

First Edition

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Published by Little, Brown and Company in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

Lauren Stillwell is not your average damsel in distress. When the NYPD cop discovers her husband leaving a hotel with another woman, she decides to beat him at his own game. But her revenge goes dangerously awry, and she finds her world spiraling into a hell that becomes more terrifying by the hour.In a further twist of fate, Lauren must take on a job that threatens everything she stands for. Now, she's paralyzed by a deadly secret that could tear her life apart. With her job and marriage on the line, Lauren's desire for retribution becomes a lethal inferno as she fights to save her livelihood--and her life.Patterson takes us on a twisting roller-coaster ride of thrills in his most gripping novel yet. This story of love, lust and dangerous secrets will have readers' hearts pounding to the very last page.

About the Edition

When Lauren discovers her husband with another woman, she decides to take revenge by beating him at his own game--but her night of passion takes a dangerous turn when she witnesses an unbelievable crime. Her shocking 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 could cost her job, her marriage, even her life.--From publisher description

Edition Notes

Genre
Fiction
Copyright Date
2007

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813'.54-dc22
Library of Congress
PS3566.A822 Q53 2007

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Pagination
357 p. ;
Number of pages
357
Dimensions
9.5 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17235294M
Internet Archive
quickienovel00patt
ISBN 10
0316117366
ISBN 13
9780316117364
LC Control Number
2006039732
Library Thing
1883655
Goodreads
13133
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