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The Perfect Husband [electronic Resource]

By Lisa Gardner

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What would you do if the man of your dreams hides the soul of a killer?

Jim Beckett was everything she'd ever dreamed of...But two years after Tess married the decorated cop and bore his child, she helped put him behind bars for savagely murdering ten women. Even locked up in a maximum security prison, he vowed he would come after her and make her pay. Now the cunning killer has escaped—and the most dangerous game of all begins....

After a lifetime of fear, Tess will do something she's never done before. She's going to learn to protect her daughter and fight back, with the help of a burned-out ex-marine. As the largest manhunt four states have ever seen mobilizes to catch Beckett, the clock winds down to the terrifying reunion between husband and wife. And Tess knows that this time, her only choices are to kill—or be killed.

Lisa Gardner sold her first novel when she was 20 years old. In 1993 she graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in international relations. She lives in Rhode Island, where she is at work on her next novel of suspense.

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The Perfect Husband

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2004

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9780553900866


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Author: Gardner, Lisa
Summary: What would you do if the man of your dreams hides the soul of a killer? Jim Beckett was everything she'd ever dreamed of ... But two years after Tess married the decorated cop and bore his child, she helped put him behind bars for savagely murdering ten women. Even locked up in a maximum security prison, he vowed he would come after her and make her pay. Now the cunning killer has escaped -- and the most dangerous game of all begins ... After a lifetime of fear, Tess will do something she's never done before. She's going to learn to protect her daughter and fight back, with the help of a burned-out ex-marine. As the largest manhunt four states have ever seen mobilizes to catch Beckett, the clock winds down to the terrifying reunion between husband and wife. And Tess knows that this time, her only choices are to kill -- or be killed.
Title: The perfect husband [electronic resource] / Lisa Gardner.
Publisher Date: New York : Bantam Books, 2004.
Subject: Serial murderers' spouses -- Fiction. Serial murderers -- Fiction Escapes -- Fiction Self-defense -- Fiction.
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Format: Ebook
Author: Gardner, Lisa
Summary: What would you do if the man of your dreams hides the soul of a killer? Jim Beckett was everything she'd ever dreamed of ... But two years after Tess married the decorated cop and bore his child, she helped put him behind bars for savagely murdering ten women. Even locked up in a maximum security prison, he vowed he would come after her and make her pay. Now the cunning killer has escaped -- and the most dangerous game of all begins ... After a lifetime of fear, Tess will do something she's never done before. She's going to learn to protect her daughter and fight back, with the help of a burned-out ex-marine. As the largest manhunt four states have ever seen mobilizes to catch Beckett, the clock winds down to the terrifying reunion between husband and wife. And Tess knows that this time, her only choices are to kill -- or be killed.
Title: The perfect husband [electronic resource] / Lisa Gardner.
Publisher, Date: New York : Bantam Books, 2004.
Subjects: Serial murderers' spouses -- Fiction.
Subjects: Serial murderers -- Fiction
Subjects: Escapes -- Fiction
Subjects: Self-defense -- Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery stories.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.
Notes: Title from eBook information screen.
Notes: Originally published by Bantam in 1998.
Notes: Includes an excerpt of Alone at end.
Notes: Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1357 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 374 KB).
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Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=11FC7F6E-3496-4249-A3F4-D62EA97EA837 Click here to check out and download.
ISBN: 9780553900866 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
ISBN: 0553900862 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
ISBN: 9780553900866 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
ISBN: 0553900862 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
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