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Dream Girl by Laura Lippman

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Also by Laura Lippman:

Prom Mom, August 2023
Hardcover / e-Book
Seasonal Work, February 2023
Paperback / e-Book
Dream Girl, July 2022
Paperback / e-Book
Seasonal Work: Stories, January 2022
Hardcover / e-Book / audiobook
Dream Girl, July 2021
Hardcover / e-Book
My Life as a Villainess, August 2020
Paperback / e-Book
Lady in the Lake, July 2020
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Lady in the Lake, August 2019
Hardcover / e-Book
Sunburn, July 2019
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Sunburn, August 2018
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Sunburn, February 2018
Hardcover / e-Book
Wilde Lake, February 2017
Paperback
Wilde Lake, May 2016
Hardcover / e-Book
Hush Hush, September 2015
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Hush Hush, March 2015
Hardcover / e-Book
After I'm Gone, February 2014
Hardcover / e-Book
And When She Was Good, June 2013
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
And When She Was Good, August 2012
Hardcover / e-Book
The Most Dangerous Thing, May 2012
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
The Most Dangerous Thing, September 2011
Hardcover
Every Secret Thing, August 2011
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
I'd Know You Anywhere, May 2011
Trade Size (reprint)
The Girl in the Green Raincoat, January 2011
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
I'd Know You Anywhere, August 2010
Hardcover
In Big Trouble, December 2009
Hardcover
Another Thing To Fall, March 2009
Mass Market Paperback
What the Dead Know, March 2008
Mass Market Paperback
Another Thing to Fall, March 2008
Hardcover
What the Dead Know, March 2007
Hardcover
No Good Deeds, March 2007
Paperback
To the Power of Three, July 2006
Paperback
No Good Deeds, June 2006
Hardcover
Baltimore Noir, May 2006
Trade Size
To the Power of Three, July 2005
Hardcover
By A Spider's Thread, July 2005
Paperback (reprint)
Like A Charm, May 2005
Trade Size
Every Secret Thing, September 2004
Paperback
The Last Place, August 2003
Paperback (reprint)
In a Strange City, October 2002
Paperback (reprint)
The Sugar House, August 2001
Paperback (reprint)
In Big Trouble, September 1999
Paperback (reprint)
Butchers Hill, July 1998
Paperback
Charm City, October 1997
Paperback (reprint)
Baltimore Blues, February 1997
Paperback (reprint)

Dream Girl
Laura Lippman

William Morrow
July 2021
On Sale: June 22, 2021
320 pages
ISBN: 0062390074
EAN: 9780062390073
Kindle: B08JLHS4FZ
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Suspense | Thriller | Fiction

Following up on her acclaimed and wildly successful New York Times bestseller Lady in the Lake—one of the top selling books of her career—Laura Lippman returns with a dark, complex tale of psychological suspense with echoes of Misery involving a novelist, incapacitated by injury, who is plagued by mysterious phone calls.

After being injured in a freak accident, novelist Gerry Andersen lies in a hospital bed in his glamorous but sterile apartment, isolated from the busy world he can see through his windows, utterly dependent on two women he barely knows: his young assistant and a night nurse whose competency he questions.

But Gerry is also beginning to question his own competency. As he moves in and out of dreamlike memories and seemingly random appearances of a persistent ex-girlfriend at his bedside, he fears he may be losing his grip on reality, much like his mother who recently passed away from dementia.

Most distressing, he believes he’s being plagued by strange telephone calls, in which a woman claiming to be the titular character of his hit novel Dream Girl swears she will be coming to see him soon. The character is completely fictitious, but no one has ever believed Gerry when he makes that claim. Is he the victim of a cruel prank—or is he actually losing his mind? There is no record of the calls according to the log on his phone. Could there be someone he has wronged? Is someone coming to do him harm as he lies helplessly in bed?

Then comes the morning he wakes up next to a dead body—and realizes his nightmare is just beginning...

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