Two Little Girls in Blue, Mary Higgins Clark
  • List: $23.95  |  Sale: $16.77
    Club: $11.97
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

Two Little Girls in Blue

Author: Mary Higgins Clark

Narrator: Jan Maxwell

Unabridged: 7 hr 48 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio

Published: 10/01/2008

Genre: Fiction - Suspense

Synopsis

A tragic kidnapping... the mystery of twin telepathy... a mother's search for a child, presumed dead. Hours after throwing a third birthday party for their twins Kathy and Kelly in their Connecticut home, Margaret and Steve Frawley return home from a dinner in New York to discover the police in the house, their daughters missing, and an eight million dollar ransom note. The Frawleys meet the kidnapper's demands, but the abandoned car they're led to contains only Kelly, the body of the driver, and a suicide note, saying he had inadvertently killed Kathy and dumped her body in the ocean. At the private memorial Mass for Kathy, Kelly tugs Margaret's arm and says that her sister Kathy "wants to come home right now." More unexplainable occurrences indicate that Kelly is in touch with Kathy, but no one except Margaret believes that Kathy is still alive. As Kelly's warnings become increasingly specific and alarming, however, FBI agents set out on a search for the kidnappers as Kathy's life hangs by a thread. Delving into the well-documented but still unexplained phenomenon of twin telepathy, worldwide #1 bestseller Mary Higgins Clark takes us deep into the minds of her characters while lifting us to the heights of suspense.

Recommended

The Whole Truth, David Baldacci
The Whole Truth
by David Baldacci

"Matt, I need a war."So begins David Baldacci's new book--a thriller unlike any he's written before. "Matt" is Mathew Pender, of Pender Associates--a shadowy organization that specializes in managing seemingly impossible situations for its clients....

Narrator: Ron McLarty
Published: 04/22/2008

The Girl Who Played with Fire Book 2 of the Millennium Trilogy, Stieg Larsson
The Girl Who Played with Fire
by Stieg Larsson

Mikael Blomkvist, crusading journalist and publisher of the magazine Millennium, has decided to run a story that will expose an extensive sex trafficking operation between Eastern Europe and Sweden, implicating well-known and highly placed members o...

Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 07/28/2009

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest Book 3 of the Millennium Trilogy, Stieg Larsson
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
by Stieg Larsson

Lisbeth Salander—the heart of Larsson’s two previous novels—lies in critical condition, a bullet wound to her head, in the intensive care unit of a Swedish city hospital. She’s fighting for her life in more ways than one: if ...

Narrator: Reg Keeland
Published: 05/25/2010

Safe Haven, Nicholas Sparks
Safe Haven
by Nicholas Sparks

When a mysterious young woman named Katie appears in the small North Carolina town of Southport, her sudden arrival raises questions about her past. Beautiful yet self-effacing, Katie seems determined to avoid forming personal ties until a series o...

Narrator: Rebecca Lowman
Published: 09/14/2010

A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini
A Thousand Splendid Suns
by Khaled Hosseini

AFTER MORE THAN TWO YEARS ON THE BESTSELLER LISTS, KHALED HOSSEINI RETURNS WITH A BEAUTIFUL, RIVETING, AND HAUNTING NOVEL OF ENORMOUS CONTEMPORARY RELEVANCE. A Thousand Splendid Suns is a breathtaking story set against the volatile events of Afgha...

Narrator: Atossa Leoni
Published: 05/22/2007

Gone An Alex Delaware Novel, Jonathan Kellerman
Gone
by Jonathan Kellerman

No one conducts a more chilling, suspenseful, thoroughly engrossing tour through the winding corridors of criminal behavior and the secret chambers of psychopathology than Jonathan Kellerman, the bestselling “master of the psychological thrill...

Narrator: John Rubinstein
Published: 03/28/2006

Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen
Water for Elephants
by Sara Gruen

Beautifully written, with a luminous sense of time and place, Water for Elephants tells of love in a world in which love's a luxury few can afford.

Narrator: David Ledoux
Published: 05/22/2006

The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini
The Kite Runner
by Khaled Hosseini

A Stunning Novel of Hope and RedemptionTaking us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the present, The Kite Runner is the unforgettable and beautifully told story of the friendship between two boys growing up in Kabul. Raised in the...

Narrator: Khaled Hosseini
Published: 06/01/2003

Obsession An Alex Delaware Novel, Jonathan Kellerman
Obsession
by Jonathan Kellerman

#1 New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Kellerman is the unequivocal “master of the psychological thriller” (People). Tanya Bigelow was a solemn little girl when Dr. Alex Delaware successfully treated her obsessive-compulsive sympt...

Narrator: John Rubinstein
Published: 03/27/2007

About the Author

Suspense author, Mary Higgins Clark has had 51 novels that have been bestsellers in the United States and many other countries, all of which remain in print through 2015. It was through necessity that her career blossomed, but she had always had writing talent and aspirations.

Clark followed a dream in her early career and took time out to be a(at that time) stewardess for PanAm so she could see the world. Just before beginning her exciting new job.....being paid $5 less per week than her secretarial job.......she met William Clark who was so smitten with her that he proposed that she stay in the job for one year, then marry him at the end of that year. And they did just that. The Clarks had five children, and sadly her husband passed away from an extended bout of heart problems in 1964. Also, very sadly, his mother was at his bedside when he died, and she too passed away that very same night.

So, as stated before, out of necessity, Higgins Clark seriously launched her career of writing 51suspense novels with some being adapted to film. She is known as the "Queen of Suspense", she has the ability to serve as a master plotter to slowly create tension for the reader, while giving the appearance that everyone is guilty. Her books feature strong, independent women characters who are the heroines, who are noted for making sensible decisions. Readers tend to identify with these characters as more ordinary people than most novel heroines. Higgins Carter's novels are for adult readers, but because she does not include explicit sex or violence in them, they are also popular with children as young as twelve. Simon & Schuster have published all of Higgins Clark's novels, signed her to a $64 million , four book contract in 1990, and have funded the Mary Higgins Clark Award given to new authors of suspense novels.

Reviews Write A Review

AudiobooksNow review by Carolyn on 2007-06-13 19:58:42

I am not a huge Mary Higgins Clark fan but I always hope I will be surprised and like every book I read by her but I just can’t love her books. She is a streaky writer to me. The main problem is I have a hard time believing some of her plot lines and she lapses into melodrama rather than being creative with her emotional characters. I am sure a woman who has had both her children snatched from their home will be hysterical but I think there is a better way to write the scene than create yet another stereotype. Another problem with this book is there were too many red herrings and dead ends which bogged down the story. It could have been trimmed down a little and made for a tighter, better mystery novel. Clark can be great but unfortunately she falls short and does not always suit my reading taste. She is one of those writers I consider “borderline” authors who can go either way in their writing. Fans of her work will probably like the book but I only mildly liked it.

AudiobooksNow review by Kate on 2010-02-03 22:38:12

I really enjoyed this book. It was a very fast read and I loved the suspense. It made me want to look into the other books that Mary Higgins Clark has written so that I can add them to my list.

AudiobooksNow review by MerC on 2015-08-17 19:27:01

I enjoyed the book immensely. I would sit in the car to listen to a stopping point in the book, before I would leave the car. It was suspenseful.

{"id":"128136","ean":"9780743582643","abr":"Unabridged","title":"Two Little Girls in Blue","subtitle":"","author":"Mary Higgins Clark","rating_average":"3.67","narrator":"Jan Maxwell","ubr_id":"128136","abr_id":"128137","ubr_price":"23.95","abr_price":"17.95","ubr_memprice":"14.37","abr_memprice":"10.77","ubr_narrator":"Jan Maxwell","abr_narrator":"Jan Maxwell","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 9 hr","abr_length":"Abridged: 4 hr 30 min"}