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Deep Water

Written by Patricia Highsmith
Read by Paul Boehmer

Work ID: 234928

ISBN: 9780804164979

Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download

List Price: $20.00

On Sale Date: Jan 7, 2014



The great revival of interest in Patricia Highsmith continues with this work that reveals the chilling reality behind the idyllic facade of American suburban life.

In Deep Water, set in the small town of Little Wesley, Vic and Melinda Meller's loveless marriage is held together only by a precarious arrangement whereby in order to avoid the messiness of divorce, Melinda is allowed to take any number of lovers as long as she does not desert her family. Eventually, Vic tries to win her back by asserting himself through a tall tale of murder—one that soon comes true.