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The Resource If You Knew Her

If You Knew Her

Label
If You Knew Her
Title
If You Knew Her
Statement of responsibility
Emily Elgar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The internationally bestselling debut thriller"Emotionally charged and tautly plotted, Emily Elgar's debut is a stunning example of psychological suspense."—Clare Mackintosh, international bestselling author of I Let You Go and I See YouA woman in a coma.The man who could save her life—if only he could speak.When young, beautiful Cassie Jensen arrives unconscious to the intensive care ward at St. Catherine's hospital after being struck in a hit-and-run while out walking her dog, chief nurse Alice Marlowe thinks she looks familiar. She starts digging deeper into Cassie's relationships, only to discover something about her patient that she'd been keeping secret from everyone, including her devoted husband and family. Soon Alice finds herself obsessed with her patient's past and future, even willing to put her own career on the line in her single-minded search for answers. Frank, a patient on the same ward who has locked-in syndrome, can hear and see everything around him but cannot speak. Soon he comes to understand that Cassie's life is still in danger. While the police continue to look for clues, only Frank holds the truth, but he's unable to communicate it. As the novel flashes between points of view, the reader will get closer and closer to the truth of who Cassie Jensen was, and why she was out on the road that fateful night . .
Summary
Investigating the story of a beautiful comatose patient who was the victim of a hit-and-run, chief nurse Alice Marlowe uncovers a dark secret that threatens her own career at the same time a patient on the same ward, unable to communicate because of locked-in syndrome, comes to understand that the comatose woman's life is in danger
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10616292
Cataloging source
BT
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Elgar, Emily
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
If You Knew Her
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062694621
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
If You Knew Her
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062694621
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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