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“A Good Marriage is a smart, provocative, insightful page-turner. I couldn’t put it down.” —Harlan Coben

Big Little Lies meets Presumed Innocent in this riveting novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Reconstructing Amelia, in which a woman’s brutal murder reveals the perilous compromises some couples make—and the secrets they keep—in order to stay together.

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Expected publication: May 5th 2020 by Harper
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Laura Rash
Jan 05, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I lost count of how many times I had to back up and reread a spot and say “what? Whoa!”. A very intense mystery that will literally keep you guessing until the very end. Thanks so very much to the author for this early copy for review:)
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Dec 23, 2019 rated it really liked it
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A Good Marriage is a story about an attorney who gets a call from an old college friend asking for her help. She goes to the prison to meet with him and agrees to take his case if her boss will agree to it.

The whirlwind that ensues is a crazy ride.
There are so many things happening. Lizzie has to piece together everything to get to the truth.
While doing all this work she is also having to worry about her marriage and determine if her husband is still drinking and as innocent he says he is
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Genna
Jan 03, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Excellent writing! Kimberly McCreight will pull you in from the first chapter and have you playing detective in your mind. But guess what?! You won’t see it coming. There are so many twists and turns to keep you enthralled.

Thank you to the author, Kimberly McCreight, for an advanced readers edition.
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Jan 08, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A Good Marriage follows two women, Lizzie and Amanda. Amanda is brutally murdered, so we get her story through a series of flashbacks. Lizzie is a lawyer with a complicated personal life who went to law school with Amanda's husband, Zach, and ends up representing him. There's a lot going on in this book, several major story lines and everyone's lives are very complicated. There are a lot of red herrings, unreliable narrators, plot twists, etc. But it works! Kimberly McCreight ties it all ...more
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like a watered down big little lies
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Kimberly McCreight is the New York Times bestselling author of RECONSTRUCTING AMELIA, WHERE THEY FOUND HER, and THE OUTLIERS, a young adult trilogy. She has been nominated for an Edgar, Anthony and Alex award and her books have been translated into more than twenty languages. She attended Vassar College and graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. She lives in Brooklyn ...more