About the Book
When you read this book, you will make many assumptions. You will assume you are reading about a jealous wife and her obsession with her replacement. You will assume you are reading about a woman about to enter a new marriage with the man she loves. You will assume the first wife was a disaster and that the husband was well rid of her. You will assume you know the motives, the history, the anatomy of the relationships. Assume nothing.
The instant New York Times Bestseller!
A fiendishly smart cat-and-mouse thriller --New York Times Book Review
Buckle up, because you won't be able to put this one down. --Glamour
Jaw dropping. Unforgettable. Shocking. --Publishers Weekly (starred review)
The best domestic suspense novel since Gone Girl. --In Touch Weekly
When you read this book, you will make many assumptions.
You will assume you are reading about a jealous ex-wife.
You will assume she is obsessed with her replacement - a beautiful, younger woman who is about to marry the man they both love.
You will assume you know the anatomy of this tangled love triangle.
Twisted and deliciously chilling, Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen's The Wife Between Us
exposes the secret complexities of an enviable marriage - and the dangerous truths we ignore in the name of love. Read between the lies.
Praise for The Wife Between Us: An instant New York Times bestseller!A 2018 Indie Next Pick
A January 2018 Library Reads Top 10 Pick
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Readers who were enthralled by B.A. Paris's Behind Closed Doors
and Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl
will love the skewed psychology and shifting perspectives
of this domestic thriller. --Library Journal
, starred review
"[A] jaw-dropping psychological thriller.
This is not another eye-rolling story about the jealous ex-wife stalking her replacement...Unforgettable twists lead to shocking revelations
all the way through the epilogue." --Publishers Weekly,
Your basic love triangle? Hardly. Hendricks and Pekkanen have a real knack for plot-spinning, and The Wife Between Us
unfolds in breathlessly ominous chapters,
occasionally pausing for a narrative karate-chop. --Seattle Times
A fiendishly smart
cat-and-mouse thriller --New York Times Book Review
Buckle up, because you won't be able to put this one down.
With multiple didn't-see-that-coming twists
, this tome thrills. --Us Weekly
[A] seamless thriller
that will keep readers on their toes to the very end...Readers will enjoy the dizzying back-and-forth as they attempt to figure out just who to root for and as the suspense ratchets up to one hell of a conclusion.
Pekkanen and Hendricks keep the suspense dial at excruciating.
..a complete roller coaster-ride of a novel. --The Washington Post
In The Wife Between Us,
you'll be taken on a suspenseful roller-coaster
that will keep you riveted until the last page.
An utterly absorbing
debut about a marriage gone bad with a few jaw-dropping plot twists.
"A clever thriller with masterful twists.
" - Karin Slaughter, New York Times
bestselling author of The Kept Woman
A fiendishly clever
romantic thriller in the vein of Gone Girl
and The Girl on the Train. This one will keep you guessing.
-Anita Shreve, New York Times
bestselling author of The Stars are Fire The Wife Between Us
delivers a whip smart, twisty plot
in a taut, pacy narrative. It's terrific and troubling.
This is one scary love triangle where you won't know who to trust. I loved it. -Gilly Macmillan, New York Times
bestselling author of What She Knew
A twisty, mind-bending novel about marriage and betrayal. A gripping plot and fascinating characters
; this book will keep you turning the pages and guessing
until the very end. A must-read! -Lauren Weisberger, New York Times
bestselling author of The Devil Wears Prada
"This amazing story gallops along at breakneck speed, with an ending that smacks you between the eyes and takes your breath away.
These authors are destined to become trail blazers in the field of psychological suspense books that explode in your hands!" --Nancy Simpson-Brice, Book Vault
"Like a house of mirrors, The Wife Between Us
kept me guessing around every corner, delving into the complexities of marriage, friendship, and obsession.
" --Javier Ramirez, The Book Table
About The Author
GREER HENDRICKS spent two decades as an editor at Simon & Schuster. Her writing has been published in The New York Times, Allure, and Publishers Weekly.
SARAH PEKKANEN is the internationally and USA Today
bestselling author of eight previous novels. A former investigative journalist and feature writer, her work has been published in The Washington Post
, USA Today
, and many others.
Together, they have written the New York Times
bestselling novels The Wife Between Us
and An Anonymous Girl.