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Kate White

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Kate White is the New York Times bestselling author of fifteen novels of suspense: seven standalone psychological thrillers, including Have You Seen Me? (an Amazon Editors’ mystery and thriller pick for 2020), as well as eight Bailey Weggins mysteries.

Her next suspense novel, The Fiancée, will be published on June 29, 2021.

For fourteen years Kate served as the editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine, and though she loved the job (and all the freebies to be found in the Cosmo beauty closet), she decided to leave eight years ago to concentrate full-time on being a suspense author.
Her first mystery, Even If It Kills Her, was a Kelly Ripa Book Club pick and #1 bestseller on Amazon. She has been published in countries around the world. Her most
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The Secrets You Keep

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Have You Seen Me?

3.61 avg rating — 8,964 ratings — published 2020 — 13 editions
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Eyes on You

3.16 avg rating — 7,501 ratings — published 2014 — 10 editions
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The Sixes

3.56 avg rating — 4,152 ratings — published 2011 — 13 editions
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If Looks Could Kill (Bailey...

3.64 avg rating — 4,162 ratings — published 2002 — 25 editions
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Hush

3.48 avg rating — 3,944 ratings — published 2010 — 18 editions
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Such a Perfect Wife

3.59 avg rating — 4,112 ratings — published 2019 — 12 editions
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A Body to Die For (Bailey W...

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The Wrong Man

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My anemones are blooming this month, tricking me into thinking summer is still here. Yay!

• If you haven’t yet read my newest thriller, THE FIANCÉE, yet, I’d love you to give it a try. BookBub just called it an “unmissable summer page turner,” but it’s a worthy autumn thriller as well. Perfect to curl up with on a cool evening.

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“If you had a daily printout from the brain of an average twenty-four-year-old male, it would probably go like this: sex, need coffee, sex, traffic, sex, sex, what an asshole, sex, ham sandwich, sex, sex, etc”
Kate White, How to Set His Thighs on Fire: 86 Red-Hot Lessons on Love, Life, Men, and (Especially) Sex
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“Leave a silence alone, no matter how awkward it felt. Invariably the other person filled it, often with something unexpected.”
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“your passion doesn’t have to be utterly precise. Perhaps, for starters, you just feel an urge to work with kids or organize things, or create a website. Start with an instinct, tease it into different directions”
Kate White, I Shouldn't Be Telling You This: Success Secrets Every Gutsy Girl Should Know

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“At forty-one, he was still the quintessential bad boy—charming, at ease in his skin, and great-looking, with deep blue eyes, slicked-back brown hair, and the kind of full, sensuous mouth that bad boys seemed to have an unfair market on.”
Kate White, Eyes on You

“Well, be careful,” she said, her words deliberate. She quickly twisted her head, as if making certain no one was behind her. When she turned back around, her green eyes were hard and filled with hate. “Because wouldn’t it be terrible if you slipped and hurt yourself?”
Kate White, Eyes on You

“I closed the door and sank into my desk chair. My heart was pounding even harder. I felt like someone who had just staggered out of her car after an accident on a freeway. This was different from the cockroach and the books and the Barbie. I’d been injured. Someone had tried to physically harm me.”
Kate White, Eyes on You

“She had her sonar continually set for excuses to entertain, to bring together influential and powerful people in a mix that hummed, sizzled, throbbed, and sometimes burst into flames. But I was delighted to be her excuse tonight.”
Kate White, Eyes on You

“I studied his face, and as I did, I realized that he was studying me, our thoughts tangling in mid-air for a moment.”
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