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Multcolib Picks: While you wait for... Gone Girl

Close My Eyes
Close My Eyes By McKenzie, Sophie (Book - 2013 ) FICTION MCKENZIE 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:"I wake with a start from a bad dream. Anxiety clutches at my chest. Somethings gone . . . somethings missing . . . Beth . . . Always Beth . . ." When Geniver Loxley lost her daughter at birth eight years ago, her world stopped... and never fully started again.

Before I Go to Sleep
Before I Go to Sleep A Novel By Watson, S. J. (Book - 2011 ) FICTION WATSON 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:A fast-paced psychological thriller that explores Christine's life as an amnesiac -- every morning, she wakes up with no memory of the past 20 years -- and her fear and loss of control.

Into the Darkest Corner
Into the Darkest Corner A Novel By Haynes, Elizabeth (Book - 2012 ) FICTION HAYNES 2012 Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 8 copies

Annotation:A study of fear, obsession, and lies, focusing on Catherine Bailey, her obsessive-compulsive disorder and intense -- and well-founded -- fears.

When She Woke
When She Woke A Novel By Jordan, Hillary (Book - 2011 ) FICTION JORDAN 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:A future-set spin on "The Scarlet Letter," which questions how much trust we can place in the things we believed to be true.

I'd Know You Anywhere
I'd Know You Anywhere By Lippman, Laura (Book - 2010 ) MYSTERY LIPPMAN 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:In this standalone, Lippman explores the life of Eliza Bowman, who was kidnapped as a young teen. While less twisty as Gone Girl, the emotional toll Eliza experiences is harrowing.

Case Histories
Case Histories A Novel By Atkinson, Kate (Book - 2005 ) FICTION ATKINSON 2005 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 15 on 9 copies

Annotation:The first in the series about private detective Jackson Brodie, who always ends up embroiled in complex family secrets, including those of his own family.

Still Missing
Still Missing By Stevens, Chevy (Book - 2010 ) FICTION STEVENS 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:A fascinating, compelling pageturner recounting how Annie recovers from her abduction via sessions with her therapist.

Stay Awake
Stay Awake Stories By Chaon, Dan (Book - 2012 ) FICTION CHAON 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:A collection of sinister, suspenseful short stories.

Faithful Place
Faithful Place By French, Tana (Book - 2010 ) MYSTERY FRENCH 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:The third in French's Dublin Murder Squad series.

A Field of Darkness
A Field of Darkness A Novel By Read, Cornelia (Book - 2006 ) MYSTERY READ Available in some locations

Annotation:A darkly comic story set in upstate New York, where newspaper reporter Madeline Dare attempts to clear her cousin suspected in a murder.

Dare Me
Dare Me A Novel By Abbott, Megan E. (Book - 2012 ) FICTION ABBOTT 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:An "unflinching exploration of friendship, ambition, and power" between teenage girls.

The Invisible Ones
The Invisible Ones By Penney, Stef (Book - 2012 ) MYSTERY PENNEY 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:Reminiscent of Kate Atkinson's Jackson Brodie stories, this mystery focused on the Gypsy community of 1970s Britain studies the secrets of families.

So Much Pretty
So Much Pretty A Novel By Hoffman, Cara (Book - 2011 ) FICTION HOFFMAN 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:An exploration of violence and vengeance.

Threats By Gray, Amelia (Book - 2012 ) FICTION GRAY 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:From Booklist: "Written in 77 brief, anecdotal chapters that accentuate Gray's wry, punchline humor, Threats is a comic success, part metaphysical detective story, part comedy of errors."

Gone Girl
Gone Girl A Novel By Flynn, Gillian (Book - 2012 ) MYSTERY FLYNN 2012 Available in some locations Holds: 12 on 161 copies

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Gillian Flynn's tale of a mysterious disappearance and a marriage full of secrets has become the book of Summer 2012. While you wait for this taut psychological thriller, we hope you will enjoy some of our other suggestions.

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