No one. To a place where every truth becomes a lie—and every loved one is a stranger. To a home where nothing is safe, and there's no one she can trust. You're in danger. To the shattering of her perfect world by a murdered woman's secrets. You and Amanda. The warning draws bonnie wheeler to a place she has never been: To the brutally slain body of her husband's ex-wife.
To a gathering darkness that threatens her innocent child—and herself.
The Deep End
Eve, her best friend, is strangely distant. Her husband's desertion after twenty years of marriage leaves her stunned. Her grandfather, who's been a pillar of strength and support, lies ill and helpless in a nursing home. Each deadly message lures her inexorably towards the deep end…joy fielding is the bestselling author of the now-classic see jane run, whiSPERS & LIES, as well as STILL LIFE, NOW YOU SEE HER, THE WILD ZONE, MAD RIVER ROAD, SHADOW CREEK, and other acclaimed novels of suspense.
She divides her time between Toronto and Palm Beach, Florida. Once you've got into it, there's no escaping. The new york times"runs rings around Mary Higgins Clark"--Kirkus. Joanne hunter's secure suburban world is falling apart. Lana and robin, her teenage daughters, claim every ounce of her energy. Danger and despair close in with each ring of the telephone.
Only one person seems to care -- a stranger with a rasping voice, a tormentor with a vicious mind.
Missing Pieces: A Novel
How far will a mother go to protect her family from a madman?An unrivaled master of psychological suspense, Joy Fielding has written her most chilling and intricate novel yet--a compulsively readable look at the razor-thin line between daily domesticity and nerve-shattering terror. It had to end in blood.
Family therapist kate sinclair, perfect wife and mother, healer of lost souls, has suddenly become trapped in a nightmare of her own. Her teenage daughter has just discovered sex, lies, and rebellion. Her ex-boyfriend has returned to threaten her marriage. Her once-peaceful hometown is being awakened by chilling headlines: Another woman is missing.
Kate can sense the darkness gathering around her, the missteps, can see the mistakes, the missing pieces. She is afraid of what tomorrow will bring. Enter colin friendly, a man on trial for abducting and killing thirteen women--the handsome, "misunderstood" sociopath Kate's troubled sister plans to marry.
Colin loves women to death. He can't wait to see Kate and the girls again. One dark night when they are home alone, disarmed, ready for bed.
Kiss Mommy Goodbye
Donna cressy has no way of knowing that the goodbye kisses she receives from her children when ex-husband Victor picks them up for a day's outing are for all time. Instead, twisted man, who destroyed their marriage and almost destroyed Donna's sanity, vanishes with her little boy and girl, this handsome, leaving only taunting phone messages behind.
She divides her time between Toronto and Palm Beach, Florida. Immensely engrossing and fulfilling!"--Indianapolis News"A knockout!"--The New York Times. For victor does not return. Donna begins a terror-filled quest to find her children, the wild zone, now you see her, whispers & lies, a journey that will take her across the country and beyond the law…Joy Fielding is the bestselling author of the now-classic SEE JANE RUN, MAD RIVER ROAD, as well as STILL LIFE, SHADOW CREEK, and other acclaimed novels of suspense.
Heartstopper: A Novel
As sheriff john weber would attest, the deadliest predators to date in his tiny hamlet were the alligators lurking in the nearby swamps. And this killer intends to give them their due. And as sheriff weber digs up more questions than answers in a dead-end investigation, one truth emerges: the prettiest ones are being targeted, the heartstoppers.
From the new york times and internationally bestselling author of Mad River Road comes a spine-tingling thriller about a picturesque Florida town -- and the killer determined to prey on its teenage girls. With a marriage on the rocks, sex, sandy wishes she'd never come to the seemingly quiet town with shocking depths of scandal, thanks to her husband's online affairs, and a beautiful teenage daughter to protect, and brutality roiling beneath its surface.
Welcome to Torrance, Florida. Population: 4, 160 Alternating between the chilling journal entries of a cold-blooded murderer and the sizzling scandals of small-town life, Heartstopper is Joy Fielding's most exciting novel of suspense yet. But that was before someone abducted and murdered a runaway teenage girl.
. And before the disappearance of popular and pretty Liana Martin.
And now, as their lives unravel in counterpoint during this hot Florida summer, Lynn and Renee are learning more than they ever wanted to know about love and betrayal. Joy fielding is the bestselling author of the now-classic see jane run, whispers & lies, mad river road, now you see her, as well as STILL LIFE, SHADOW CREEK, THE WILD ZONE, and other acclaimed novels of suspense.
She divides her time between Toronto and Palm Beach, Florida. Buoys the spirits of anyone going through divorce. Chicago Tribune"Perceptive. Publishers weeklythe pace is brisk and the appeal and underlying strength of Lynn and Renee prevails. Another Fielding popular favourite. Library Journal. Savvy divorce lawyer Renee Bower warns Lynn to be careful.
Lynn schuster didn't expect the phone call from Marc Cameron, the husband of the woman her own husband has recently left her for. She certainly never expected to feel such a strong attraction to him when they met and he offered her the perfect way to get even with her cheating husband. But renee has a troubled marriage of her own: chilling suspicions about her stepdaughter's hidden agenda and her handsome psychiatrist husband's after-hours consultations.
She's Not There: A Novel
The trip is supposed to be a celebration. The only thing she can be sure of is that someone is fiercely determined to hide the truth of what happened to Samantha. The characters pulsate with life. Publishers weekly starred review “A gripping, fast-paced psychological thriller. A vanished child, a family in turmoil, and a fateful phone call that brings the torments of the past into the harrowing present.
With fielding’s patented blend of complex characters and escalating suspense, she is in top form here. Karen robards “Engrossing. Caroline’s husband, michelle and samantha, convinces her to leave their two young daughters, Hunter, alone in their hotel suite while the couple enjoys an anniversary dinner in the restaurant downstairs.
. What follows are days, weeks, and years of anguish for Caroline. I think my real name is Samantha. Through it all, caroline desperately clings to the hope that Samantha will someday be found—only to be stung again and again by cruel reality. Plunged back into the still-raw heartbreak of her daughter’s disappearance, and the suspicions and inconsistencies surrounding a case long gone cold, Caroline doesn’t know whom or what to believe.
But returning afterward, Caroline and Hunter make a horrifying discovery: Two-year-old Samantha has vanished without a trace. Praise for joy fielding’s someone is Watching “Someone Is Watching gripped me from the first to the very last page.
Family and friends urge gail to get on with her life, but Gail is living for just one thing: to see her daughter's killer caught and punished. It’s every mother's worst nightmare and Gail Watson is living it: her six-year-old daughter Cindy was found brutally raped and strangled in a park only blocks from their home.
The emotions are almost tangible. Richmond Times Dispatch"Tense and unforgettable. Anniston Star. After giving up on the police, whispers & lies, as well as still life, mad river road, now you see her, daring him to strike again in a spine-chilling search through a dark and dangerous underworld where only one of them can come out alive…Joy Fielding is the bestselling author of the now-classic SEE JANE RUN, SHADOW CREEK, THE WILD ZONE, Gail decides to go after Cindy's murderer herself, and other acclaimed novels of suspense.
She divides her time between Toronto and Palm Beach, Florida. Fielding has made the woman-in-jeopardy genre her own. People"fielding knows how to turn the screws of suspense. The cleveland Plain Dealer"Dramatic and heart-rending.
Someone Is Watching: A Novel
And the presence of jade, Claire’s outspoken teen daughter, blows everyone else off the page. Publishers weekly starred review“A pageturning ride with a likable protagonist. Kirkus Reviews. Bailey carpenter is a heroine who’s both victim and warrior woman, a fascinating sleuth who will linger with you long after you’ve finished this thrilling read.
Tess gerritsen“joy Fielding has long been a go-to author for me. Though crippled by fear, Bailey knows she can’t ignore her suspicions and risk leaving a predator at large. Her nightmares merge into her waking hours and she’s unable to venture beyond her front door without panicking. Not geared to the faint of heart, understanding, Fielding’s story of one woman’s search for justice, and internal peace is nothing short of arresting.
Booklist starred review“This engrossing standalone from bestseller Fielding makes you care about Bailey Carpenter. When she’s assigned to spy on a deadbeat dad in the middle of the night, Bailey thinks nothing of the potential dangers, only that she needs to gather evidence. A veritable prisoner in her own home, Bailey is uncertain whom she can trust.
With the police making no headway in solving her case, she’s determined to overcome her terror and reclaim the power she lost by unmasking her attacker and taking him down herself.
The Bad Daughter: A Novel
Yet even with all that distance and time and acrimony, the past is always with Robin. Praise for the bad daughter“so expert is Joy Fielding at seeding clues that readers will never see the final plot twist coming. And someone may have put them all in grave danger. The bad daughter explores the deadly differences between the lies we want to believe and the truths we wish not to know.
The acutely portrayed family dynamics lend pathos and a certain schadenfreudian frisson to the proceedings. An author who knows her way around suburban angst. Kirkus reviews “fielding, a sure hand at psychological suspense, amps up tension nicely here as the narrative reaches a high-energy conclusion.
Booklist “keeps the reader turning the pages until the bombshell final shocker. Publishers Weekly. A voice mail from her estranged sister, Melanie, sends Robin’s heart racing and her mind spiraling in a full-blown panic attack. A gripping, edge-of-your-seat thriller of family intrigue and dark secrets, from the author of Someone Is Watching and See Jane Run.
There was no shortage of words she could use to describe her father, almost none of them complimentary. Melanie’s message is dire: their father, his second wife, and his twelve-year-old stepdaughter have been shot—likely in a home invasion—and lie in the hospital in critical condition. New york times bestselling author Joy Fielding has written a gripping edge-of-your-seat thriller of family intrigue and dark secrets.
Still Life: A Novel
Lying in her hospital bed, Casey realizes that although she is unable to see or communicate, she can hear everything. New york times bestselling author Joy Fielding delivers a riveting tale of suspense about a young woman caught in a nightmare somewhere between life and death. She quickly discovers that her friends aren't necessarily the people she thought them to be -- and that her accident might not have been an accident at all.
It is fielding's ability to get under the skin of her characters -- and her readers -- that has made her such a dependably bestselling author, " says the Calgary Herald. Beautiful, casey marshall couldn't be more content with her life, and the owner of a successful interior design business, until a car slams into her at almost fifty miles an hour, happily married, breaking nearly every bone in her body and plunging her into a coma.
Smart, suspenseful, and overwhelmingly addictive, Still Life is a novel her fans won't soon forget. As she struggles to break free from her living death, she begins to wonder if what lies ahead could be even worse.