At the age of twenty-nine, Sydneyhas already been once divorced and once widowed. In hergrief she left behind her settled life, and has now cometo tutor the teenage daughter of the well-to-do Edwardsfamily as they spend a sultry summer in their beachfrontNew England cottage.But when the Edwards's two grown sons, Milesand Jeff, show up at the beach house, it becomes clearthat the placid, anonymous existence Sydney had hoped foris not to be. Instead, tensions mount between thebrothers as they compete for the love of a woman who hasvowed never to risk her heart again.
“Staub keeps things taut and unpredictable…a surprisingly effective thriller.” (Publishers Weekly on Dead Before Dark )
Once Staub’s brilliant characterizations and top-notch narrative skills grab hold, they don’t let go. (Publishers Weekly (starred review) )
Live to Tell is Wendy Corsi Staub at her best. A superbly crafted plot and characters who immediately draw you into the story makes this subtle yet terrifying thriller a must read. (NYT bestselling author Beverly Barton (Dead by Midnight) )
“Clever, well-written and riveting. Wendy Corsi Staub is a master storyteller!” (New York Times bestselling author Brenda Novak )
From the first thrilling chase scene, to the final page, Wendy Corsi Staub’s Live To Tell is an incredible, fast-paced story of political intrigue, family crises and nail-biting suspense. I couldn’t put it down. (#1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Jackson )
“Solid gold suspense ... this one is a wild ride.” (Lee Child )
About the Author
New York Times bestseller Wendy Corsi Staub is the award-winning author of more than seventy novels. She lives in the New York City suburbs with her husband of seventeen years and their two children.