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    Deal Breaker by Harlan Coben

The debut of Myron Bolitar, a hotheaded, tenderhearted sports agent and one of the most fascinating and complex heroes in suspense fiction, Deal Breaker is a page-turning classic from Edgar Award-winner and master storyteller Harlan Coben.

Year: 1995
Genre: Family SecretsMissing Person

    Number9dream by David Mitchell

Number9Dream is the international literary sensation from a writer with astonishing range and imaginative energy--an intoxicating ride through Tokyo's dark underworlds and the even more mysterious landscapes of our collective dreams.

Year: 2001
Genre: Coming of AgeFamily Secrets

    Sleeping Beauty by Ross Macdonald

Lew Archer finds himself the confidant of a wealthy, violent family with a load of trouble on their hands--including an oil spill, a missing girl, a lethal dose of Nembutal, a six-figure ransom, and a stranger afloat, face down, off a private beach. Here is Ross Macdonald's masterful tale of buried memories, the consequences of arrogance, and the anguished relations between parents and their children. Riveting, gritty, tautly written, Sleeping Beauty is crime fiction at its best.

Year: 1973
Genre: Family SecretsPrivate Eye

    Son of Fletch by Gregory McDonald

One stormy evening on his sizable but modest farm, a wet and dirty escaped convict named Jack arrives on his front doorstep, claiming to be his long-lost son. Baffled by the statement but intrigued by the young, intelligent man, Fletch decides to play along with the kid's game and help him and his cohorts abscond to Alabama.

Year: 1993
Genre: Family Secrets

    The Final Detail by Harlan Coben

In this sixth novel in the award-winning Myron Bolitar series, Harlan Coben delivers a riveting powerhouse thriller--a twisting mystery of betrayal, family secrets, and murder.

Year: 1999
Genre: Family SecretsMurder Mystery

    The Summons by John Grisham

A pillar of the community who towered over local law and politics for forty years, Judge Atlee is now a shadow of his former self--a sick, lonely old man who has withdrawn to his sprawling ancestral home in Clanton, Mississippi. Knowing that the end is near, Judge Atlee has issued a summons for his two sons to return to Clanton to discuss his estate. The Judge dies too soon, and in doing so leaves behind a shocking secret known only to Ray . . . and perhaps to someone else.

Year: 2002
Genre: Family SecretsSuspense

 

TitleAuthorSeriesGenres & Tags

Deal Breaker Harlan Coben Myron BolitarFamily SecretsMissing Person, Football
Number9dream David Mitchell Coming of AgeFamily Secrets, Tokyo
Sleeping Beauty Ross Macdonald Lew ArcherFamily SecretsPrivate Eye
Son of Fletch Gregory McDonald FletchFamily Secrets
The Final Detail Harlan Coben Myron BolitarFamily SecretsMurder Mystery, Basketball
The Summons John Grisham Family SecretsSuspense