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No One You Know PDF ì No One  PDF/EPUB ² From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year of Fog, No One You Know is a thoroughly riveting literary thriller Booklist, starred review All her life Ellie Enderlin had been known as Lila s sister Until one day, without warning, the shape of their family changed forever Twenty years ago, Lila, a top math student at Stanford, was murdered in a crime that was never solved In the aftermath of her sister s death, Ellie entrusted her most intimate feelings to a man who turned the story into a bestselling true crime book a book that both devastated her family and identified one of Lila s professors as the killerDecades later, two Americans meet in a remote village in Nicaragua Ellie is now a professional coffee buyer, an inveterate traveler and incapable of trust Peter is a ruined academic And their meeting is not by chance As rain beats down on the steaming rooftops of the village, Peter leaves Ellie with a gift the notebook that Lila carried everywhere, a piece of evidence not found with her body Stunned, Ellie will return home to San Francisco to explore the mysteries of Lila s notebook, filled with mathematical equations, and begin a search that has been waiting for her all these years It will lead her to a hundred year old mathematical puzzle, to a lover no one knew Lila had, to the motives and fate of the man who profited from their family s anguish and to the deepest secrets even sisters keep from each other As she connects with people whose lives unknowingly swirled around her own, Ellie will confront a series of startling revelations from the eloquent truths of numbers to confessions of love, pain and lossA novel about the stories and lies that strangers, lovers and families tell and the secrets we keep even from ourselves Michelle Richmond s new novel is a work of astonishing depth and beauty, at once heartbreaking, provocative, and impossible to put down


10 thoughts on “No One You Know

  1. Elyse Walters Elyse Walters says:

    2nd Update ANOTHER 1.99 special I think it was great Very intelligently written Update 1.99 on Kindletoday Michelle s book The Year of the Fog won book of the year years back in the Bay Area This is another one of her books Her writing really stands out Gorgeous Interesting mysteri


  2. Lisa Vegan Lisa Vegan says:

    It s official I am a huge fan of Michelle Richmond s writing style, and of her storytelling, and especially the characters she creates and the subject matter she chooses My admiration for her The Year of Fog was not a fluke I was wowed by this book also I plan to read her other older pub


  3. Gumble& Gumble& says:

    Well this was a pleasant surprise I picked it up from the used paperbacks in a hotel my own pile of Republic of Consciousness Prize longlist re reads having been exhausted before the holidays end I had forgotten how concise so many of them were and also how on a re read of complex books things


  4. Carol Carol says:

    I had read The Year of Fog by this author and was eager to read this one This book, however, was quite disappointing First of all, the main premise is flawed The main character s sister, Lila, is murdered and her sister s college professor writes a nonfiction book about the murder naming the killer


  5. Meg Clayton Meg Clayton says:

    Toward the end of this incredibly moving literary mystery, the storyteller and Ellie is a storyteller narrator is far too sterile a word for what is going on here comes to the realization that stories aren t set in stone I don t know if that is a universal truth, provable to the irrefutable certainty dema


  6. Liz Barnsley Liz Barnsley says:

    Beautifully done literary mystery following one woman s search for the truth behind her mathematician sisters death Full review to follow.


  7. Kelly Kelly says:

    I found myself having a few little mixed opinions the whole time I was reading this book But let s start with the basic plot no spoilers promise Ellie Enderlin was 19 years old when her brilliant, beautiful, math whiz older sister Lila left one night and never came home Her body was found just a few days later in a w


  8. Franny Franny says:

    This is a book suffering from multiple personality disorder It might be a story of a character reconciling with her past it might be a murder mystery it might be a romance but it is successful at none of these Richmond begins with a sound premise a young woman living life in the shadow of her sister s unsolved murder Then,


  9. Julie Ehlers Julie Ehlers says:

    I bought this expecting a Jodi Picoult type read, but got muchThis, in spite of its terrible, generic cover, is a literary novel with a lot of interesting elements the emphasis on storytelling, on coffee, on math, on the relationship between sisters, with music and San Francisco, and Ben Fong Torres , and all its interesting cha


  10. Sara Sara says:

    Richmond has a fast paced, riveting style that carries you along like a leaf swirling downstream She doesn t cheatwe have all the pieces to the puzzle I like that I could relate to Ellie in both her love for her sister, her confusion regarding herself, and her need to find the truth at last Deeply moving, completely realistic, profoun


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