The Wife Who Knew Too Much: A Novel (Hardcover)

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From Michele Campbell, the bestselling author of It's Always the Husband comes a new blockbuster thriller in The Wife Who Knew Too Much.

Meet the first Mrs. Ford
Beautiful. Accomplished.
Wealthy beyond imagination.
Married to a much younger man.
And now, she’s dead.

Meet the second Mrs. Ford.
Waitress. Small-town girl.
Married to a man she never forgot,
From a summer romance ten years before.
And now, she’s wealthy beyond imagination.

Who is Connor Ford?
Two women loved him. And knew him as only wives can know.
Set amongst the glittering mansions of the Hamptons,
The Wife Who Knew Too Much is a decadent summer thriller about the lives of those who will do anything for love and money. Who is the victim? Who is the villain? And who will be next to die?

About the Author

A graduate of Harvard University and Stanford Law School, Michele Campbell worked at a prestigious Manhattan law firm before spending eight years fighting crime as a federal prosecutor in New York City.

Michele is the author of She Was the Quiet One and It's Always the Husband.

Praise For…

Praise for The Wife Who Knew Too Much:

One of "20 Must-Read Fiction and Nonfiction Books of the Summer"Newsweek
One of “The 20 Most Anticipated Books of Early 2020.”Parade Magazine
One of "The Betches Summer 2020 Reading List"-- Betches
One of “14 of our Favorite Authors Share Their Picks for Summer Beach Reads 2020”
One of the “Most anticipated reads of 2020.” Working Mother Magazine
One of the “Great fiction book releases to look forward to in 2020.”The Nerd Daily
One of the “Most Anticipated Thrillers of 2020.”She
One of “Twelve Heart-Pounding Thrillers for your 2020 TBR.” -- Bookstr
One of the “15 Best Books of Summer 2020.”Books, Brunches & Booze
One of the “20 Most Anticipated Mystery and Thriller Books of 2020.”Comet Readings
One of the “Top Ten Books for Your Book Club in Summer 2020.”
One of "15 Summer Releases for Your TBR Pile" -- Ms. Career Girl
One of "20 Best New Books to Read This Summer" -- SheKnows

"Taut, unpredictable and sensual, Campbell's writing provides the perfect escape." --Newsweek

"This page-turner is poolside ready."
-- Publisher's Weekly

"Cleverly revealed subterfuge and a genuine aura of danger and confusion make this a fast and exciting read for fans of Liv Constantine" -- Booklist

"A fantastic poolside or at-the-beach read, but just as perfect curled up in a chair inside, escaping from the summer heat, The Wife Who Knew Too Much will have your fingers busy turning page, after page, after page." — The Nerd Daily

“Campbell has crafted a practically perfect thriller with plenty of twists and turns that still relies on the believable to drive its thrills home.“ —

"I will read anything Michele Campbell writes! Her stories are shocking and suspenseful. No one is superhuman—just human—and that resonates with me." Rachel Howzell Hall, author of They All Fall Down

Product Details
ISBN: 9781250202550
ISBN-10: 1250202558
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication Date: July 28th, 2020
Pages: 336
Language: English