I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer… by Michelle McNamara
This book offers an atmospheric snapshot of a moment in American history and a chilling account of the Golden State Killer, the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California for over a decade. It is also a portrait of Michelle McNamara’s obsession and her unflagging pursuit of the truth as she died in the middle of hunting the killer down.
Librarian recommended. Available on OverDrive in ebook and eaudio formats.
It’s Nantucket wedding season, and the Otis-Winbury wedding promises to be an event to remember: the groom’s wealthy parents have spared no expense to host a lavish ceremony at their oceanfront estate. But it’s going to be memorable for all the wrong reasons after tragedy strikes: a body is discovered in Nantucket Harbor just hours before the ceremony and everyone in the wedding party is suddenly a suspect….
Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson
Librarian recommended. Available on OverDrive.
Malcolm Kershaw owns a bookstore that specializes in mysteries and, one day, he receives a visit from an FBI agent. She’s looking into a series of unsolved murders that have an eerie resemblance to a blog post he wrote for the bookstore’s website, a list of eight perfect,…
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New Jersey Detective Nap Dumas hasn’t been the same since senior year of high school when his twin brother Leo and Leo’s girlfriend Diana were found dead on the railroad tracks — and Maura, the girl Nap considered the love of his life, broke up with him and disappeared without explanation. For fifteen years, Nap has been searching, …
The silent patient of the title is Alicia Berenson. She is in a secure mental care facility and has refused to speak since the police arrived after he was shot five times in the face. Theo Faber is a psychotherapist who is convinced he can help Alicia. Years after Alicia is convicted of her husband’s murder and sent to the Grove,…