Version: Unabridged
Author: Peter Abrahams
Narrator: Ken Marks
Genres: Fiction & Literature, Suspense, Thriller
Publisher: Recorded Books
Published In: June 2008
# of Units: 9 CDs
Length: 10 hours, 45 minutes
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Hailed as a master of suspense, award-winning author Peter Abrahams crafts an absorbing psychological thriller. Twenty years ago, Alvin DuPree was jailed for murdering Nell Jarreau’s boyfriend—on the strength of Nell’s testimony. Now, Alvin has been exonerated. Wondering whether she was delusional, Nell searches for answers by digging through her painful past—and sets foot on a path leading directly to Alvin. “The best writer of psychological suspense around.”—NPR

Reviews (2)


Written by Coral on April 29th, 2017

  • Book Rating: 4/5

My first by this author, will not be my last! Great reader lots of emotion. A good thriller.


Written by Anonymous on June 27th, 2014

  • Book Rating: 5/5

Great writing. The author kept my attention all the way through. The reader Ken Marks did a fabulous job with the voice of the character who had been in jail for 20 years. Between author and reader, that particular personality was absolutely believable.

Author Details

Author Details

Abrahams, Peter

Peter Abrahams is the author of eleven previous novels, including "Last of the Dixie Heroes," "Crying" "Wolf," "A Perfect Crime," "The Fan," and "Revolution #9," He lives on Cape Cod with his wife and four children. Visit his Web site at