The Rumor
  • Author : Lesley Kara
  • Release Date : 28 July 2020
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 13 : 9781984820549
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Book excerpt: Hearing a rumor that a dangerous ex-con has moved into town under an assumed name, a single mother becomes obsessed with the case, but her curiosity exposes her son and his father to a heartless psychopath who has killed--and may kill again.

The Rumor

The Rumor

Author : Lesley Kara
Publisher : Ballantine Books
Genre : Fiction
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Hearing a rumor that a dangerous ex-con has moved into town under an assumed name, a single mother becomes obsessed with the case, but her curiosity exposes her son and his father to a heartless psychopath who has killed--and may kill again....

The Rumor

The Rumor

Author : Lesley Kara
Publisher : Ballantine Books
Genre : Fiction
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“Keeps you guessing until the final page.”—Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train “A rollercoaster ride to the very last sentence.”—Fiona Barton, author of The Widow “Everyone will be talking about The Rumor.”—Shari Lapena, author of The Couple Next Door When a single mother hears ...

The Rumour

The Rumour

Author : Lesley Kara
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Fiction
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THE BESTSELLING EBOOK OF 2019 'An intriguing premise, a creeping sense of dread, and a twist you won't see coming!' Shari Lapena, bestselling author of The Couple Next Door. - When single mum Joanna hears a rumour at the school gates, she never intends to pass it on. But one ...

Eliza Starts a Rumor

Eliza Starts a Rumor

Author : Jane L. Rosen
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Fiction
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The author of Nine Women, One Dress delivers a charming, unforgettable novel about four women, one little lie, and the big repercussions that unite them all. It wasn’t supposed to happen this way. When Eliza Hunt created The Hudson Valley Ladies’ Bulletin Board fifteen years ago she was happily ...

The Rumor Game

The Rumor Game

Author : Dhonielle Clayton,Sona Charaipotra
Publisher : Disney-Hyperion
Genre : Young Adult Fiction
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At Foxham Prep, a posh private school for Washington, D.C.'s elite, a rumor gains momentum as it collects followers on social media, pulling three girls into its path--Bryn, who wants to erase all memories of the mistake she made last summer; cheer captain Cora, who desperately wants to ...

Dead Is Just a Rumor

Dead Is Just a Rumor

Author : Marlene Perez
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Young Adult Fiction
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As the creepy little town of Nightshade prepares to celebrate its 200th anniversary—on Halloween, of course—many of its paranormal residents are receiving mysterious blackmail letters. Psychic teen Daisy Giordano and her sisters set out to find out who is behind the threats. But launching an investigation isn’t ...

A Rumor of Angels

A Rumor of Angels

Author : Peter L. Berger
Publisher : Open Road Media
Genre : Social Science
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A sociologist’s look at the continuing importance of religion and the supernatural in the modern world, “cleverly expounded [and] enhanced by wit” (Kirkus Reviews). Acclaimed scholar and sociologist Peter L. Berger examines religion in twentieth-century Western society, exploring the social nature of knowledge and its effect on religious belief. ...

The Rumor

The Rumor

Author : Monique Felix
Publisher : Creative Editions
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Word travels quickly through a peaceful village when a hungry beast is spotted in the hills. Some say he has ears that can hear a potential meal from a mile away! Others declare that his stink is enough to kill you with just one whiff! Still others report that his ...

Rumor Mills

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Author : Veronique Campion-Vincent
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Social Science
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The goal of this volume is to explore the social and political dynamics of rumor and the related concept of urban or contemporary legend. These forms of communication often appear in tandem with social problems, including riots, racial or political violence, and social and economic upheavals. The volume emphasizes the ...

Chasing Rumor

Chasing Rumor

Author : Cameron Chambers
Publisher : Patagonia
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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A blip of prosperity at the turn of the 20th century brought American trout to Patagonia, then for a half-century they were forgotten to fight wars and build a nation. Rediscovered by fishermen a half-century later, the fish had grown to epic proportions. In Chasing Rumor, Cameron Chambers chronicles his ...

TJ Zaps the Rumor Mill  4  Stopping Gossip

TJ Zaps the Rumor Mill 4 Stopping Gossip

Author : Lisa Mullarkey
Publisher : ABDO
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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TJ's excited when his dad leaves Auntie Stella is charge while he's out of town. He thinks it's going to be a great week filled with junk food, movies, and staying up late. But it turns out to be anything but fun when TJ hears a nasty rumor about . . . himself! ...

Dirty Rumor

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Author : Amelia Wilde
Publisher : Amelia Wilde
Genre : Fiction
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My money couldn’t save me from betrayal, and it couldn’t save my lover’s life. Now I’m a broken man, headed back to New York to save my own skin. I’ll be the talk of the town the moment my plane hits the runway. None of ...

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Buy the Rumor Sell the Fact

Author : Michael Maiello
Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
Genre : Business & Economics
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The traditional rules of Wall Street--what's right, what's wrong, and how investors can distinguish between the two Buy on Monday, sell on Friday". . . "Don't catch falling knives". . . "The trend is your friend". . . These maxims are part of the gospel of Wall Street, repeated so often that, to many, they are ...

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A Rumor of War

Author : Philip Caputo
Publisher : Macmillan
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A personal memoir of the war in Vietnam, in which the author first served as a Marine and which he later covered as a reporter....

The Rumor

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Author : Jan Thornhill
Publisher : Owlkids
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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A worrisome hare stirs other animals into a frenzy after falsely believing that the world is breaking apart, and it takes a lion to rein them all in....