A Short Time to Die

Kensington Books
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In this electrifying thriller, two women from opposite sides of the country find their lives inextricably bound—by blood, by fear, and by a merciless, murderous revenge ...

Walking home on a foggy night in rural New York, Marly Shaw stops in the glare of approaching headlights. Two men step out of a pickup truck. A sudden, desperate chase erupts in gunshots. And a terrified girl is on the run—for the rest of her life ...

Thirteen years later, human bones discovered in California are linked to two missing people from Central New York. Sheriff’s Detective Vanessa Alba and her partner dive into an investigation that lures them deep into the Finger Lakes region. There they find a community in the brutal grip of a powerful family—and a trail of dark secrets leading to the one family member who thought she got away ...

“Held me captive from the first page to the last.”
—Taylor Stevens


“I couldn't have closed the cover if my life depended on it.”
—Lisa Black

“Gripping.”
Publishers Weekly


“Disturbing, tough ... fun to read.”
Utica Phoenix


“Chilling, and original.”
—Eric Rickstad
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About the author

Susan Alice Bickford was born in Boston, Massachusetts and grew up in Central New York. Her passion for technology pulled her to Silicon Valley, where she became an executive at a leading technology company. She now works as an independent consultant, and continues to be fascinated by all things high tech. She splits her time between Silicon Valley and Vermont. A Short Time to Die is her first novel. Visit her on Facebook or at www.susanalicebickford.com.
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Additional Information

Publisher
Kensington Books
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Published on
Feb 1, 2017
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Pages
284
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ISBN
9781496705952
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Thrillers / Crime
Fiction / Thrillers / Psychological
Fiction / Thrillers / Suspense
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Content protection
This content is DRM protected.
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