Question Who kidnapped Cora in The Couple Next Door?

During one of his checks on Cora the night of the kidnapping, Marco put Cora in her car seat and carried her out to Neeland’s car in the Conti’s backyard garage. The plan was simple: Anne’s parents pay the ransom, Cora comes home, and Marco and Bruce split the ransom money.

What is the plot of The Couple Next Door?

Shari Lapena’s The Couple Next Door examines the blind fear a couple in upstate New York experience when they return from a dinner party (yes, next door) and discover their beloved daughter is no longer in her crib.

Who is Bruce in The Couple Next Door?

Who is Bruce in The Couple Next Door?

CH FIRST NAME DESCRIPTION
Susan One of the prettiest girls in Anne’s former school. Bullied Anne.
17 Bruce Marco’s accomplice. aka: Derek Honig.
21 Aubrey Marco’s lawyer. Best criminal lawyer.
23 Officer Police officer.

Is a stranger in the house a sequel to The Couple Next Door?

This summer, Doubleday Canada will publish A Stranger in the House, Shari Lapena’s hotly anticipated follow-up to her blockbuster 2016 thriller, The Couple Next Door.

What is the ending of the couple next door?

At the end, Cora is returned home safely, Marco managed to strike a deal with the police and Richard is arrested on kidnapping and murder. He murdered his accomplice, you see. If you think Lapena wraps it up neatly you are mistaken. This has to be my favourite ending ever.

What happens in a stranger in the house?

Karen Krupp is left with a bad concussion after crashing her car into a pole while fleeing from an abandoned restaurant in a sketchy neighbourhood in a town in upstate New York. She claims she has no memory of what happened, and her doctors acknowledge that this could happen, but add that she might regain her memory.

What is the theme of the couple next door?

It is a novel of secrets, of betrayal, and of parental guilt. The reader has mixed feelings for the young couple with emotions that alternate between empathy and revulsion and everything else in between. Anne Conti didn’t want to leave her baby alone the evening of their next door neighbors dinner party.

Do you have to read Shari Lapena books in order?

These brilliant books are all standalones so can be read in any order – but for those who like to start back where it all began here are Shari Lapena’s books in order of publication!

Is the couple next door a book series?

Shari Lapena Collection 4 Books Set (The Couple Next Door, An Unwanted Guest, Someone We Know, A Stranger in the House) Paperback – January 1, 2020.

How many pages are in the couple next door?

336

ISBN-13: 9780735221109
Publication date: 05/30/2017
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 8,041
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.70(d)

How does the end of her end?

The End of Her Spoiler

Patrick and Erica are both gold diggers. Patrick planned to kill his wife Stephanie so he can get her inheritance. Erica blackmailed the people who adopted her son. Ending: Stephanie kills Patrick.

Do you have to read Megan Miranda books in order?

A: All of the books are stand-alone and can be read in any order, except for Vengeance, which is a companion to Fracture (taking place months after the events in Fracture, and told from a different character’s point of view).

What is Shari Lapena first book?

Lapena, a lawyer and English teacher before beginning her writing career, published her debut novel Things Go Flying in 2008. That novel was a shortlisted Sunburst Award finalist in 2009. Her second novel, Happiness Economics, was a shortlisted Stephen Leacock Award finalist in 2012.

What genre is the couple next door?

The Couple Next Door

Who is the killer in stranger in the house?

Afraid that this man would ruin her new life, she arranged to meet him at the abandoned restaurant. She brought a gun with her. She soon admits to Tom that her previous name is Georgina Traynor and that the murdered man was her husband Robert Traynor.

What is the theme of a stranger in the house?

Theme/Author’s Message

Honesty leads to trust and without trust, no relationship can work. Learning about how Karen lied to Tom about something as big as her identity made it hard for Tom to trust her again and it made him question his judgement on his wife.

What genre is a stranger in the house?

A Stranger in the House

What was Jodi Picoult’s first book?

1992: ‘Songs of the Humpback Whale

Picoult’s debut novel tells the story of a mother who leaves her husband and takes a cross-country road trip with her daughter.

Is The Couple Next Door a film?

The Couple Next Door (Short 2020) IMDb.