The last secret: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description

Mary McGarry Morris has been hailed by the New York Times as "one of the most skillful writers at work in America today." In The Last Secret, she tells the riveting story of Nora Hammond, a woman blessed with the perfect life: a charming husband, two bright teenage children, a successful career in the family's newspaper business, and an esteemed role in the charity work of her New England town. But Nora's comfortable existence threatens to unravel when she learns of her husband's longtime affair---and when the specter of a sordid incident from her youth returns with terrifying force.

Confronted by shame and betrayal, Nora suddenly feels dangerously alone. With no one to turn to, she becomes easy prey to a ghost from her past---the cunning, relentless Eddie Hawkins.

A tautly told tale of psychological tension and chilling moral complexity, The Last Secret accelerates to a shattering conclusion as it explores the irreparable consequences of one family's crimes of the heart. The Last Secret burnishes Morris's reputation as one of our most prodigiously gifted writers.

Also in this Series
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
ISBN:
9781400192151
9781400112159
140011215
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID c8668b12-dd42-b780-ba22-c23270cb1e9f
full_title last secret
author morris mary mcgarry
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-19 04:22:10AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1576157489928339456
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Raudman, Renée.
author Mary McGarry Morris
author-letter Morris, Mary McGarry.
author2 Raudman, Renée., hoopla digital.
author2-role Raudman, Renée., Raudman, Renée.|Narrator, hoopla digital.
author_additional Mary McGarry Morris.
author_display Morris, Mary McGarry
availability_toggle_catalog Available Now, Available Online, Entire Collection
available_at_catalog Brighton
bisac_subject FICTION / Psychological, FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense
callnumber-a PS3563.O874454
callnumber-first P - Language and Literature
callnumber-subject PS - American Literature
callnumber_sort_catalog CD FIC MORRIS
date_added 2009-07-07T06:00:00Z
days_since_added 2965
detailed_location_catalog Brighton - Adult CD Audiobooks - Fiction
display_description

Mary McGarry Morris has been hailed by the New York Times as "one of the most skillful writers at work in America today." In The Last Secret, she tells the riveting story of Nora Hammond, a woman blessed with the perfect life: a charming husband, two bright teenage children, a successful career in the family's newspaper business, and an esteemed role in the charity work of her New England town. But Nora's comfortable existence threatens to unravel when she learns of her husband's longtime affair---and when the specter of a sordid incident from her youth returns with terrifying force.

Confronted by shame and betrayal, Nora suddenly feels dangerously alone. With no one to turn to, she becomes easy prey to a ghost from her past---the cunning, relentless Eddie Hawkins.

A tautly told tale of psychological tension and chilling moral complexity, The Last Secret accelerates to a shattering conclusion as it explores the irreparable consequences of one family's crimes of the heart. The Last Secret burnishes Morris's reputation as one of our most prodigiously gifted writers.

econtent_device Android, BlackBerry, Kindle Fire, Mac, Windows, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch
econtent_protection_type_catalog Always Available, Limited Access
econtent_source_catalog Hoopla, OverDrive
edition Unabridged.
format_boost 20
format_catalog Audio Book, eAudiobook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, eBook
genre Domestic fiction, Fiction, Psychological fiction
genre_facet Domestic fiction, Fiction, Psychological fiction
grouping_category book
id c8668b12-dd42-b780-ba22-c23270cb1e9f
isbn 140011215, 9781400112159, 9781400192151
item_details hoopla:MWT10756001||Online Hoopla Collection|Online Hoopla|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|Hoopla||https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10756001||Available Online||||, ils:723804|696976|Brighton - Adult CD Audiobooks - Fiction|CD FIC MORRIS i|Audio Book|Audio Books|1|false|false|||||On Shelf||br||, overdrive:9d919df6-31ac-456b-8fe9-bb21937733bf|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||
itype_catalog
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lc_subject Adultery, Secrecy
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_catalog 50
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog CD FIC MORRIS i
local_callnumber_exact_catalog CD FIC MORRIS i
local_callnumber_left_catalog CD FIC MORRIS i
local_days_since_added_catalog 2965
num_holdings 2
oclc 723804
owning_library_catalog All Anythink Libraries
owning_location_catalog Brighton
physical 1 online resource (1 audio file (720 min.)) : digital., 10 sound discs (12 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
popularity 2
primary_isbn 9781400192151
publishDate 2009
publishDateSort 2009
publisher Tantor Audio ,, Tantor Media, Tantor,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details hoopla:MWT10756001|eAudiobook|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Tantor Audio ,|2009.|1 online resource (1 audio file (720 min.)) : digital., ils:723804|Audio Book|Audio Books||English|Tantor,|p2009.|10 sound discs (12 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in., overdrive:9d919df6-31ac-456b-8fe9-bb21937733bf|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Tantor Media||
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records acpl, be, br, catalog, cc, ext, ng, pm, th, wf
scoping_details_catalog hoopla:MWT10756001||Available Online|Available Online|false|true|false|false|false|false||||, ils:723804|696976|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:9d919df6-31ac-456b-8fe9-bb21937733bf|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet Adultery -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, FICTION / Psychological, FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense, Psychological fiction, Secrecy -- Fiction
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
title The last secret : a novel
title_display The last secret : a novel
title_full The Last Secret, The last secret : a novel [electronic resource] / Mary McGarry Morris, The last secret [sound recording] : a novel / Mary McGarry Morris
title_short The last secret :
title_sort last secret a novel
title_sub a novel
topic Adultery Fiction, FICTION / Psychological, FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense, Fiction, Secrecy Fiction, Thriller
topic_facet Adultery, Fiction, Secrecy, Thriller