By Sidney Sheldon
All world wide, everyone is being stated useless or missing.
In Berlin, a lady vanishes from the town streets. In Paris, a guy plunges from the Eiffel Tower. In Denver, a small airplane crashes into the mountains. In long island, a physique washes ashore alongside the East River. in the beginning those appear to be random incidents, however the police quickly detect that every one 4 of the sufferers are attached to Kingsley overseas crew (KIG), the biggest imagine tank within the world.
Kelly Harris and Diane Stevens younger widows of 2 of the sufferers come across one another in big apple, the place they've been requested to satisfy with Tanner Kingsley, the top of KIG. He assures them that he's utilizing all to be had assets to determine who's in the back of the mysterious deaths in their husbands. yet he will be too past due. somebody is rationale on murdering either ladies, they usually undergo a harrowing sequence of close to escapes. who's attempting to kill them and why?
Forced jointly for defense, suspicious of one another and everybody round them, and looking for solutions for themselves, the 2 widows embark on a terrifying video game of cat and mouse opposed to the unknown forces out to damage them.
Taut with suspense and shiny characterization, packed with surprising twists, and with an unnervingly reasonable premise which can regulate all of our lives, the long-awaited Are You fearful of the Dark? is Sidney Sheldon on the best of his game.
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He was tall, thin, and blond, with a face that seemed always ready to smile and a disposition that matched it. His father was the minister of the church. Lois spent most of her time at the social with Henry, and while they were talking, she learned that he owned a successful nursery and was a nature lover. " There was no hesitation on Lois's part. " Henry Lawson took her to the popular Sassafraz, one of the finest restaurants in Toronto. The menu was tantalizing, but Lois ordered a light dinner because she did not want Henry to think she was a gourmand.
She took a plane to Vancouver and called Gary. At lunch, she told him what had happened. " Gary thought for a moment. "I have a friend who owns an insurance agency, sis. " * * * TWO WEEKS LATER, Lois was working at the midwest insurance agency in a managerial position. Gary had kept in constant touch with Lois. She had bought a small, charming bungalow with a view of the Rockies in the distance, and from time to time her brother would visit her. They would have great weekends together—skiing, or fishing, or simply sitting on the sofa, talking.
This was one of the biggest modeling agencies in the business and they— "My name is Bill Lerner. I run this agency. " This was the moment Kelly had been dreaming of. This was the first time she was going to use her new, one-word professional name. Lerner was staring at her. " Kelly drew herself up to her full height and said confidently, "Of course I do. " CHAPTER 9 THE SOUND OF the plane buzzing low overhead brought a smile to Lois Reynolds's lips. Gary. He was late. Lois had offered to go to the airport to meet him, but he had said, "Don't bother, sis.