Please recommend askDavid.com
   using these social sharing buttons:
David

Books:  

  

Book: The Vanishing Wife by Barry Finlay
Author Barry Finlay

if you read and liked the book:

The Vanishing Wife by Barry Finlay

...you might also like our reading suggestions below

Tortoise Stew - Florida Fiction, Book 1 by P.C. Zick
A wild and raucous ride through the crazy world of Florida politics - Kelly reported the news. But when a bomb is left on her desk, she becomes the news. Someone wants her to stop reporting on proposed developments that threaten to destroy the landscape and bucolic nature of rural Florida. Bart taught Kelly how to be a compassionate journalist. And in the process, he became the great love of her life. But Bart doesn't realize [...]
 
Red Rover, Perdition Games by L.E. Fraser
How far would you go to protect your reputation? An ex-football player is savagely murdered. A National Ballet dancer inexplicably commits suicide. The only link between the two deaths is Dr. Roger Peterson, a famous psychiatrist and bestselling author. Toronto PI Samantha McNamara can't accept that her childhood friend manipulated the emotionally fragile dancer into committing suicide or that he's capable of murder. But the [...]
 
Devil in the Grass by Christopher Bowron
"A fast paced, action-packed thriller." - The Columbia Review" "Some things... are best left unfound" When his pro football career fails, Jackson Walker returns to his home in southwest Florida to sort out his life. He lands an internship with Republican state senator James Hunter, whose Clean Water Bill puts him at odds with influential members of The Brotherhood of Set, a Satanic cult. They have deep roots in Florida, and [...]
 
Atlanta Blues by Robert Lamb
A reporter and two cops look for a missing college girl. The search leads through the underbelly of urban Atlanta to murder and heartbreak. As a reporter for The Atlanta Constitution, I covered many stories about life on the city's mean streets. I always knew I would some day write about it. --- Readers Say: 'This haunting novel will keep you awake reading it the first night, thinking about it afterwards.' Richard Layman, [...]
 
Natural Allies by Elizabeth Housden
The time is the present. Four elderly women, friends all their lives - stand beside the grave of a fifth. The daughter of one, beside them stares from one to the next and asks a singular question. "It's quite a simple question. We all know which one of you killed Robert, but which one of you four - you conniving, lying, hypocritical witches - killed Julia?" The clock goes back to 1954... Five girls, Meg, Julia, Sylvie, Marcia [...]
 
The Bricklayer by Rene Natan
Underneath the usual activities of a successful construction company, The Werkstein, lurk fraud, deception and murder. This all starts when Frederick Elliot Dalton, the owner of The Werkstein hires Moira Johnson, a female engineer in his otherwise all-male company. Fred knows that her presence can create problems, but he never expects it to trigger a chain of seemingly accidental deaths. Slowly, Fred becomes a blip on the [...]
 
Tropical Trauma by Ben Abix
From a boy to a man, Mitchell Browner absorbs his fair share of tests! If it wasn't for a lingering avalanche of bad luck, he probably wouldn't possess any at all. However, being blessed with intelligence and determination, he attempts to navigate the treacherous waters, that are his spiraling life. With a dramatic upbringing following him into adulthood, he diligently pursues his aspirations to enter the medical field in [...]
 
No Justice (A Michael Sykora Novel) by Darcia Helle
Driven by grief, Michael Sykora started his life of killing in a blind rage. But then it became something he was good at. Even something he...liked. To most who know him, Michael is a software designer, a smart but average workaholic. To a chosen few, Michael is something else: a part-time hit man whose specialty is eliminating hard-core criminals. When Nicki, a close friend, finds herself in trouble, Michael steps in. Having [...]
 
For Love or Money (Entangled Ignite) by Cathy Perkins
When Holly Price trips over a friend's dead body while hiking, her life takes a nosedive into a world of intrigue and danger. The verdict is murder--and Holly is the prime suspect. Of course, the fact that the infinitely sexy--and very pissed off--cop threatening to arrest her is JC Dimitrak, who just happens to be Holly's jilted ex-fiance, doesn't help matters. To protect her future, her business...and her heart...the [...]
 
The Fear Collectors - a Dr. Jessica Coran M.E. mystery (The Instinct Series #13) by Robert W. Walker
When Samantha 'Sam' Reason of the Chicago PD stumbles onto the case of her career, she at first is reluctant to share with consultant and former FBI Profile Expert and M.E., Dr. Jessica Coran. The two strong-willed, personable lady detectives are soon working like a well-oiled machine to uncover the evidence of a ruthless cartel that barters in death--the product being snuff films. The action moves like a train out of [...]
 
The Palm Reader (A Jackson Walker Thriller) by Christopher Bowron
"... fantastic characters and a truly spellbinding plot the best book in its genre I have ever read." Susan Keefe, TheColumbiaReview.com " A gripping thriller, which excels in unusual twists and turns, explorations of family heritage and truths, and one man's ongoing journey as he explores new connections and threats to his life. " Diane Donovan, Midwest Book Review Jackson Walker once again faces his demons in this haunting [...]
 
The Dead List (A John Drake Mystery) by Martin Crosbie
The dead man's head rests on a halo of blood. His hands are locked together as if in prayer. Rookie police officer John Drake is first on scene. His superiors want to call it an accidental death, but he isn't convinced. In his previous life, Drake saw his share of dead bodies. He knows this was not an accident. When he uncovers a list with five names including the name of the dead man, there's only one question. Are the names [...]
 
Mother Teresa's Advice for Jilted Lovers by Donna Barker
Mother Teresa's Advice for Jilted Lovers is a hilarious, irreverent take on the darker side of spirituality. Every time Tara Holland thinks she's getting close to finally having her white wedding, the man who should be on his knee, giving her roses, winds up on his back, pushing up daisies. Needless to say, Tara's beginning to think she's cursed when it comes to men. Her best friend, Betsy, who's always there to put the [...]
 
Native Lands (Florida Fiction Series Book 3) by P.C. Zick
Forbidden loves, deceptions, and murder threaten to destroy nature and families in a saga stretching from the 1760s to the present day. When their environment is torn apart by a conglomerate of international interests, a tribe of native Floridians thought to be extinct rise up and form their own oddly matched conglomerate, and with the assistance of nature, attempt to halt the destruction of the natural world they treasure. [...]
 
Fair Play by Gunnar Angel Lawrence
Detective Paul Friedman awakes to a disturbing phone call from his former partner. Officer Glenn Kelley has been abducted. Or, has he? Kelley's mistake during an arrest may have guaranteed the release of child molester and murderer Jasper Davis. Friedman races against time to prove that his friend and partner did not take the law into his own hands. Doug Lipton is the defense attorney who aids in getting Jasper Davis [...]
 
A Thistle in the Mist by Megan Denby
Meara isn't thinking about death, that morning, when she kisses her mother good-bye, but hours later she is, as her fingers slide into the back of Mother's shattered skull. Empty eyes - the empty eyes of her mother - stare right through her and Meara thinks her world has ended. She has no idea. Ebullient and feisty, eighteen-year-old Meara MacDonald lives an idyllic life with her family, on the mist-enfolded Isle of Skye, [...]
 
You Owe Me One by Kathryn Hollingworth
Two young men, living separate lives more than a century apart, are hounded by the same dark entity. Against the backdrops of nineteenth century Louisiana and Paris, through to modern day Florida, they each struggle to save their souls and to find love and happiness. This is a story about the battle between good and evil. "How does it feel to meet your old buddy, head-on near the fires of home?" I can barely speak. I manage [...]
 
The Count Of Baldpate by Sherrie Todd-Beshore
When a business card belonging to history professor Hank Rule is found on the body of a murder victim near Baldpate Inn, Estes Park, Colorado the new sheriff wants to know why. But as the investigation progresses discovering why becomes more convoluted and treacherous for everyone connected to the case than any of the seasoned detectives had ever experienced before. Chasing clues across the country - and from another century [...]
 
An Unfamiliar Murder by Jane Isaac
Arriving home from a routine day at work, Anna Cottrell has no idea that her life is about to change forever. But discovering the stabbed body of a stranger in her flat, then becoming prime suspect in a murder enquiry is only the beginning. Her persistent claims of innocence start to crumble when new evidence links her irrevocably with the victim... Leading her first murder enquiry, DCI Helen Lavery unravels a trail of [...]
 
Predatory Kill - A Legal Thriller - Can Too Big to Fail Get Away with Murder? by Kenneth Eade
Can "Too Big to Fail" get away with murder? Experience the suspense and mystery of this #1 best selling financial thriller and courtroom drama by the best-selling legal thriller author critics hail as "One of our strongest thriller writers on the scene." 2015 RONE Award Nominee for best legal thriller Rocketing to the top of 5 paid best seller lists, Book 2 of the Brent Marks Legal Thriller Series has been called a "wild [...]
 
Student Body (A Chance O'Brien Novel Book 2) by Tess Thompson
Chance O'Brien is back with his FBI wife, Macy, in another gripping thriller about murder and revenge. Brittany Banks, a pretty, popular blonde cheerleader was murdered and left in her shiny red convertible in the parking lot of Kings Oak High School. All the evidence points to one suspect, but are the clues too good to be true. Jake Windham, a coach and a local former college hero, is fighting to prove his innocence even [...]
 
A Killing Rain (Louis Kincaid 6) by PJ Parrish
"From the startling opening to the stunning finale, a masterpiece of shock and surprise, a gritty Florida tale told with relentless skill. P.J. Parrish's best book yet." - Mystery Scene magazine - Shamus and Anthony Award finalist! A deep freeze is bearing down on the Florida Everglades, the kind of brutal storm the locals call a killing rain. For detective Louis Kincaid, the coldest night of the year has brought a terrifying [...]
 
The Mares of Lenin Park by Agustin Martinez
Winner of Prize Americana, The Mares of Lenin Park is the story of Uli, a fourteen-year-old Cuban boy, who struggles to reconcile his deceased father's heroic past with his mother Graciela's new marriage. Finding it more and more difficult to live in the economic times of Cuba following the fall of the Soviet Union, Uli learns that the Revolutionaries are closer than expected - dealing drugs to support the failing economy. [...]
 
Flash Drive by Peter C. Foster
Every Sunday afternoon for almost a year she strolls into the parking lot where you work and drives away in a car share. Every Sunday evening she brings it back. Until one day, when the car comes back, but she doesn't. A stranger wearing cargo pants and an attitude shows up in her place. After he leaves, you find her bag and all her possessions in the trunk. You realize that wherever she is, she has nothing but the clothes on [...]
 
A Fatal Verdict (The Trials of Sarah Newby) by Tim Vicary
What would you do if someone murdered your child, but the justice system let you down? Kathryn Walters is faced with this dreadful decision when her daughter, Shelley, is found dead in her boyfriend's flat. Despite the best efforts of the Crown Prosecution barrister, Sarah Newby, it seems possible that the boyfriend, David Kidd, may be acquitted. Should her family tolerate this? Or seek their own form of justice through [...]
 

Books:  

  




Home | Contact | Legal Notice | Impressum Book Promotion | Do you like askDavid.com? | Boost Your Karma

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.