The Girl Before, Rena Olsen
  • List: $22.50  |  Sale: $15.75
    Club: $11.25
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

The Girl Before

Author: Rena Olsen

Narrator: Brittany Pressley

Unabridged: 12 hr 22 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Penguin Audio

Published: 08/09/2016

Genre: Fiction - Psychological

Synopsis

In this powerful psychological suspense debut, when a woman’s life is shattered, she is faced with a devastating question: What if everything she thought was normal and good and true...wasn’t?

Clara Lawson is torn from her life in an instant. Without warning, her home is invaded by armed men, and she finds herself separated from her beloved husband and daughters. The last thing her husband yells to her is to say nothing.

In chapters that alternate between past and present, the novel slowly unpeels the layers of Clara’s fractured life. We see her growing up, raised with her sisters by the stern Mama and Papa G, becoming a poised and educated young woman, falling desperately in love with the forbidden son of her adoptive parents. We see her now, sequestered in an institution, questioned by men and women who call her a different name—Diana—and who accuse her husband of unspeakable crimes. As recollections of her past collide with new revelations, Clara must question everything she thought she knew, to come to terms with the truth of her history and to summon the strength to navigate her future.

Recommended

What She Knew, Gilly Macmillan
What She Knew
by Gilly Macmillan

List: $26.99

Sale: $18.89

Club: $13.49

Narrator: Dugald Bruce-Lockhart
Published: 12/01/2015

The Perfect Girlfriend, Karen Hamilton
The Perfect Girlfriend
by Karen Hamilton

List: $24.99

Sale: $17.50

Club: $12.49

Narrator: Anne Marie Lee
Published: 03/26/2019

Stillhouse Lake, Rachel Caine
Stillhouse Lake
by Rachel Caine

List: $9.99

Sale: $7.00

Club: $4.99

Narrator: Emily Sutton-Smith
Published: 07/01/2017

You, Caroline Kepnes
You
by Caroline Kepnes

List: $23.99

Sale: $16.79

Club: $11.99

Narrator: Santino Fontana
Published: 09/30/2014

The Light Between Oceans, M.L. Stedman
The Light Between Oceans
by M.L. Stedman

List: $23.95

Sale: $16.77

Club: $11.97

Narrator: Noah Taylor
Published: 07/31/2012

The Last Mrs. Parrish, Liv Constantine
The Last Mrs. Parrish
by Liv Constantine

List: $26.99

Sale: $18.89

Club: $13.49

Narrator: Meghan Wolf
Published: 10/17/2017

Supermarket, Bobby Hall
Supermarket
by Bobby Hall

List: $17.99

Sale: $12.59

Club: $8.99

Narrator: Bobby Hall
Published: 03/26/2019

The Overstory, Richard Powers
The Overstory
by Richard Powers

List: $29.99

Sale: $21.00

Club: $14.99

Narrator: Suzanne Toren
Published: 04/03/2018

Walden Two, B.F. Skinner
Walden Two
by B.F. Skinner

List: $18.95

Sale: $13.27

Club: $9.47

Narrator: Robert McCollum
Published: 09/06/2016
{"id":"1358031","ean":"9780451486684","abr":"Unabridged","title":"The Girl Before","subtitle":"","author":"Rena Olsen","rating_average":"4.07","narrator":"Brittany Pressley","ubr_id":"1358031","abr_id":"0","ubr_price":"22.50","abr_price":"0.00","ubr_memprice":"14.62","abr_memprice":"0.00","ubr_narrator":"Brittany Pressley","abr_narrator":"","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 12 hr 23 min","abr_length":"Abridged: "}