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Anatomy of a scandal : a novel

Author: Sarah Vaughan; OverDrive, Inc.,
Publisher: New York : Atria/Emily Bestler Books, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An astonishingly incisive and suspenseful novel about a scandal amongst Britain's privileged elite and the women caught up in its wake. Sophie's husband James is a loving father, a handsome man, a charismatic and successful public figure. And yet he stands accused of a terrible crime. Sophie is convinced he is innocent and desperate to protect her precious family from the lies that threaten to rip them apart. Kate  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic audio books
Audiobooks
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Vaughan, Sarah, 1972-
Anatomy of a scandal.
New York : Atria/Emily Bestler Books, 2017
(DLC) 2017015464
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Vaughan; OverDrive, Inc.,
ISBN: 9781508243816 1508243816 9781508243793 1508243794
OCLC Number: 1021225279
Notes: Electronic audio file.
Performer(s): Read by Julie Teal.
Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file)
Responsibility: Sarah Vaughan.

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"An astonishingly incisive and suspenseful novel about a scandal amongst Britain's privileged elite and the women caught up in its wake. Sophie's husband James is a loving father, a handsome man, a charismatic and successful public figure. And yet he stands accused of a terrible crime. Sophie is convinced he is innocent and desperate to protect her precious family from the lies that threaten to rip them apart. Kate is the lawyer hired to prosecute the case: an experienced professional who knows that the law is all about winning the argument. And yet Kate seeks the truth at all times. She is certain James is guilty and is determined he will pay for his crimes. Who is right about James? Sophie or Kate? And is either of them informed by anything more than instinct and personal experience? Despite her privileged upbringing, Sophie is well aware that her beautiful life is not inviolable. She has known it since she and James were first lovers, at Oxford, and she witnessed how easily pleasure could tip into tragedy. Most people would prefer not to try to understand what passes between a man and a woman when they are alone: alone in bed, alone in an embrace, alone in an elevator ... Or alone in the moonlit courtyard of an Oxford college, where a girl once stood before a boy, heart pounding with excitement, then fear. Sophie never understood why her tutorial partner Holly left Oxford so abruptly. What would she think, if she knew the truth?"--

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