Record Details

Catalog Search

◄ Search Results Showing Item 1 of 654

Image of item

The mother-in-law : a novel / Sally Hepworth.

The mother-in-law : a novel

Hepworth, Sally, author. (Author).

Available copies

  • 0 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

Current holds

    11 current holds with 5 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main ON ORDER (Text) ACQ117514 ACQUISITIONS In process -
Main ON ORDER (Text) ACQ117515 ACQUISITIONS In process -
Seymour ON ORDER (Text) ACQ117513 ACQUISITIONS In process -
West Leonard ON ORDER (Text) ACQ117512 ACQUISITIONS In process -
Yankee Clipper ON ORDER (Text) ACQ117511 ACQUISITIONS In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250120922
  • ISBN: 1250120926
  • Physical Description: ix, 340 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, N. Y. : St. Martin's Press, [2019]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "A twisty, compelling new novel about one woman's complicated relationship with her mother-in-law that ends in death... From the moment Lucy met her husband's mother, Diana, she was kept at arm's length. Diana was exquisitely polite, and properly friendly, but Lucy knew that she was not what Diana envisioned. But who could fault Diana? She was a pillar of the community, an advocate for social justice who helped female refugees assimilate to their new country. Diana was happily married to Tom, and lived in wedded bliss for decades. Lucy wanted so much to please her new mother-in-law. That was five years ago. Now, Diana has been found dead, a suicide note near her body. Diana claims that she no longer wanted to live because of a battle with cancer. But the autopsy finds no cancer. The autopsy does find traces of poison and suffocation. Who could possibly want Diana dead? Why was her will changed at the eleventh hour to disinherit both of her adult children and their spouses? With Lucy's secrets getting deeper and her relationship with her mother-in-law growing more complex as the pages turn, this new novel from Sally Hepworth is sure to add to her growing legion of fans." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Mothers-in-law > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Murder victims > Fiction.
Australia > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Mystery fiction.
◄ Search Results Showing Item 1 of 654

Additional Resources