The Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley is at the top of the holds list. It tells the story of Jess, arriving in Paris to stay with her brother Ben. Jess learns that Ben has gone missing, and to find him, starts digging into his life.
So, what do you read while you wait? Or perhaps you have read The Paris Apartment and are looking for other books like it.
Her Every Fear by Peter Swanson- A woman prone to panic attacks in the aftermath of a violent kidnapping relocates to a cousin’s home in Boston, where a neighbor’s murder embroils her in speculation about her cousin’s nature and the intentions of an appealing stranger. Also available as an eBook.
Lock Every Door by Riley Sager- Jules takes a job as an apartment sitter at a posh Manhattan building to escape heartbreak and earn some cash, but when a fellow apartment sitter disappears, Jules digs into the building’s past and what she finds sends her racing to unmask a killer.
The Better Sister by Alafair Burke- When a prominent Manhattan lawyer is murdered, two estranged sisters–one the victim’s widow, the other his ex-wife–navigate long-standing resentments to uncover devastating family secrets. Available as a downloadable audiobook on Hoopla.
An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena- A weekend retreat at a cozy mountain lodge is supposed to be the perfect getaway . . . but when the storm hits, no one is getting away.
If you are willing to take a trip into the past, check out Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie. This book is a classic example of a locked room mystery (or locked train mystery) starring none other than Hercule Poirot. Hoopla has it as a downloadable audiobook and an eBook.
You can also look at Lucy Foley’s other books- The Guest List, also available in Large Print and a downloadable audiobook on Hoopla; and The Hunting Party, also available as a downloadable audiobook and an eBook on Hoopla.