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TitleThe Last of the Stanfields
AuthorMarc Levy
ISBN-
ImprintMarc Levy Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatKindle Edition
Pages362

Description

A mystery, a love story, and a search through a shadowy past Two strangers unite in this novel of family secrets by international bestselling author Marc Levy, the most read contemporary French author in the world

When London journalist Eleanor Rigby Donovan receives an anonymous letter alluding to a crime committed by her deceased mother, her life is turned upside down It points her to a bar on the Balti Harbor, where she finds a stranger who has received the same mysterious letter about his own mother Together, Eleanor Rigby and this young man, George Harrison Collins, embark on a quest through the shadowy past of the Stanfields, a moneyed Maryland family full of unimaginable secrets These secrets will transport them back decades, across continents, and to a mysterious crime long buried until now.

Reviews

Katie B

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

This book had a good mix of mystery and family drama The story involves family secrets that have been held for decades and span multiple countries I really enjoyed Eleanor Rigby slowly uncovering the truth about her mother and her past Definitely satisfied with my Kindle First free selection this m... (Sign in to see more)


Lynda Kelly

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

I will most definitely be reading by this author This is probably one the best books I ve read this year, I just loved it It was my Kindle First free one for December..I wasn t really blown away by any of the titles offered, to be honest, and just picked this as the best of a mediocre bunchboy, was... (Sign in to see more)


Barbara

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

This was my choice for this month s Prime first reads freebie It was a month heavily skewed towards crime mystery thriller titles and I just wasn t in the mood Having read another or Marc Levy s books the one in which a bereaved daughter gets to spend a week with a lifelike automaton of her dead fa... (Sign in to see more)


Melissa Storm

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

Good writing and great characterization, butI gave up when the 8th narrator and 3rd timeline was introduced It made the plot incredibly hard to follow, especially since the scenes did not stay in only the viewpoint character s head.


Misty

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

The Last of the Stanfields just wasn t, for me, an enjoyable read In fact, I usually inhale a book like I m gasping for breath quickly and with great fervor , but this took me two full days of starting and stopping I even contemplating shelving it before I d hit the 50% mark In the end, I sl... (Sign in to see more)


Dusty Drosche

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

This was a fun read and a great way to start 2019 A light mystery with many aspects the reader is able to figure out by the end but just enough twists and questions to keep you entertained It s also a super fast read despite the fact that there is not a ton of action Love, family drama, mystery,secr... (Sign in to see more)


Lesley Potts

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

Those Prime free Kindle books that appear on the first of every month can be hit or miss I usually download one anyway, because you never know when you might need a book to read at short notice The Last of the Stanfields was this month s pick To be honest, I accidentally opened it while fat fingeri... (Sign in to see more)


Elly

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

I found it slow to start it was difficult to get into with so many different characters and timelines and back and forthing Blah It got better when you got a handle on what was going on Story was vaguely interesting, but the writing style basically dragged you through to the end, not in a twisty hol... (Sign in to see more)


Amanda Powers

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

Weak Plot, Flat CharactersI m not sure if it s the translation, but this really was a waste of time for me to read The main characters are absolutely terribly written They are complete strangers, and yet both want to jump each other And it s bizzarely written One moment, there s chemistry The next m... (Sign in to see more)


Stephanie

The Last of the Stanfields By Marc Levy

A great read and a surprising, unforeseen ending


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