Just One Look

Just One Look

Book - 2005
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A seemingly innocuous twenty-year-old photograph turns Grace Lawson's peaceful life upside down when her husband, Jack, mysteriously vanishes with the photograph and unanswered questions threaten her marriage and everything she knows.
Publisher: New York : Signet, [2005]
ISBN: 9780451213204
Branch Call Number: COB
Characteristics: 390 pages ; 18 cm


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Jul 18, 2017

Great book. Highly recommend anything by Harlan Coben.

Jul 17, 2017

Fantastic! This is my 3rd read by this author, and I'm hooked. If you like Linwood Barclay, you'll like Harlan Coben, and vice-versa. Books are well-written, mysterious, with great character development, and stories that keep you guessing and wondering all the way to the conclusion. One caution, though, they are extremely hard to put down--even whilst I do my dishes and laundry etc. I am thinking about the story and trying to come up with answers!

May 12, 2017

My first book by this author and loved it. Had me guessing right to the end. Loved it!

Feb 28, 2017

A good book - but not one of his best. There were so many twists and turns and so many characters that it was a challenge at times to stay focused.

CoeryT Oct 02, 2013

What a great book! There are nonstop twists and turns. This is my favorite book from him, so far.

jclcarolc Apr 12, 2013

Harlan Coben has written a stay-up-all-night thriller with a twisting, turning plot.

BeccaBB Dec 25, 2012

This book has a quick start right out of the gate. You don’t have to wait a long time for something to happen. And it never stops for long. The suspense starts right away and Coben manages to keep it going. There are enough twists and turns and false leads and partial answers that lead to new questions that you don’t lose the tension along the way. There is a lot going on here. You jump from scene to scene and have to keep track of a lot of characters (some of whom you never actually meet) in a complex plot. A very complex plot. There are people who are not who they appear to be, pasts that come back to haunt people, memory loss, creepy killers and just about anything else you can think of. They are all pieces in a puzzle you don’t have the picture for so it is a surprise when you finally see how they all fit together. And the surprises keep coming to the very last page. There are some points that are a bit of a stretch and push you almost to the point of unbelief and it also stops just short of being too convoluted and becoming confusing. But it is written well enough that it never really loses you. It’s a good fast paced thriller.

tdk Sep 09, 2012

Quite enjoyed this book all the way through. Ending was more convoluted than it really needed to be.

Apr 06, 2010

Suspenseful and entertaining.

Feb 01, 2010

Very exciting, held me on edge. 8 of 10. Recommend.

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