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Mistress by James Patterson, David Ellis

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By James Patterson, David Ellis

Retail ePub. A standalone novel written by means of David Ellis (and James Patterson)

James Patterson's scariest, sexiest stand-alone mystery due to the fact that The Quickie.

Ben isn't like most folks. not able to manage his racing options, he's a guy fed on by means of his obsessions: videos, bikes, presidential trivia-and Diana Hotchkiss, a gorgeous lady Ben is familiar with he can by no means have.

When Diana is located lifeless open air her residence, Ben's infatuation drives him on a hunt to determine what occurred to the affection of his life.

Ben quickly discovers that the lady he pined for used to be hiding a stunning double existence. And now an individual is out to forestall Ben from uncovering the reality approximately Diana's illicit affairs.

In his so much heart-pumping mystery but, James Patterson plunges us into the depths of a brain tortured via paranoia and obsession, on an action-packed chase via an international of probability and deceit.

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I saw the books in Gretchen’s library, on their own shelf, with dustcovers still well intact though aged. Her mother had inscribed each one to her—“To my darling daughter”—with what I calculated to be the year Gretchen would have finished the equivalent of high school. Next to them were braille versions, which Gretchen had commissioned. The covers showed a woman with short blond hair and an exaggerated expression apparently romping through comic adventures with her social set, who, the plot summaries informed us, didn’t approve of the heroine’s ambition.

I want to thank you for all the work you’re putting into it. I knew the photos were in a state, but I didn’t realize how bad of one. ” She pushed her eyebrows together. I could tell how hard that was for her to say. ” Gretchen teared up. “It was magical, those youngest years. Not just seeing—though seeing was good, of course—but it was what I saw! Mother had such a way of creating moments. She lived a life then that was … exotic and exhilarating … hotels and airplanes…. I tagged along. Did you see the picture?

You’d need something on the scale of a meteor and total climate change. That kind of money is at least as big as a dinosaur. “It was the whole Silicon Valley bubble. My dad’s an engineer, and his company got bought by Racer. It was this huge deal. We moved up to Livermore, which is this mini wine country—no way near Napa or even Sonoma, but cute, and lots of new housing. We had a view of grapes through huge windows. There were Internet plugs in, like, every room. And we got it on a mortgage, not because we needed one, but because the rate on the mortgage cost us less than what we were making by keeping the money in stock.

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