May 15, 2011

First Sentences: I'd Know You Anywhere by Laura Lippman

I'd Know You Anywhere: A Novel
I'd Know You Anywhere: A Novel by Laura Lippman
Hardcover: 384 pages
Publisher: William Morrow; First Edition edition (August 17, 2010)
Source: Uncorrected proof provided by publisher
Genre: Thriller, suspense novel


"ISO, TIME FOR"
 Eliza Benedict paused at the foot of the stairs. Time for what, exactly?  All summer long - it was now August - Eliza had been having trouble finding the right words. Not complicated ones, the things required to express strong emotions or abstract concepts, make difficult confessions to loved ones."
(from uncorrected proof; final copy may differ).

Publisher's description: " An edgy, utterly gripping tale of psychological manipulation that explores the lasting effects of crime on a victim's life."

 "Lippman tells a gripping tale of a young woman whose life dangerously entwines once again with a man on death row who had kidnapper her when she was a teenager."

I'd Know You Anywhere was nominated for the Edgar Awards 2010.

2 comments:

  1. I like Lippman, but am way behind on all of her books. I think I've read 3 or 4.

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  2. I liked this book...Laura Lippman has a lot of great novels.

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