Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Mad River Road by Joy Fielding

Mad River Road (original 2006; edition 2006)

by Joy Fielding, Judith West (Reader)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
4341024,268 (3.53)4
Title:Mad River Road
Authors:Joy Fielding
Other authors:Judith West (Reader)
Info:Brilliance Audio on MP3-CD (2006), Edition: MP3 Una, MP3 CD
Collections:Your library

Work details

Mad River Road: A Novel by Joy Fielding (2006)



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 4 mentions

English (7)  German (1)  Spanish (1)  French (1)  All languages (10)
Showing 1-5 of 7 (next | show all)
I really enjoyed reading this book with all the twist and turns in it. Kept me busy reading to the end. One of my favorites. ( )
  askum | Jan 29, 2014 |
This was a good book. Lots of twist and turns. Kept me reading!! ( )
  twokidsnablanket | Nov 3, 2013 |
Women can become easy victims if they are emotionally bankrupt enough. I had urge to wring one of the character's necks for their stupidity.This is my favorite Joy Fielding book so far. Virtually every twist and turn was more a jerk and a spin. Very suspenseful. The ending was a little too cut and dry for me. But definitely a good read. ( )
  brillow51 | Sep 6, 2012 |
Everybody was hiding something from somebody. Plus their was a killer on the loose. I was so glad that the women got the strainthed to fight back at the end. ( )
  jbemrose | Jun 1, 2012 |
The fates of three desperate women meet on Mad River Road. This fast-paced mystery gets points for being easy, light reading. ( )
  BlonnieMay | Oct 8, 2008 |
Showing 1-5 of 7 (next | show all)
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Information from the German Common Knowledge. Edit to localize it to your language.
Original title
Information from the German Common Knowledge. Edit to localize it to your language.
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Three o'clock in the morning.
Last words
Information from the German Common Knowledge. Edit to localize it to your language.
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Information from the German Common Knowledge. Edit to localize it to your language.
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0743488032, Paperback)

New York Times bestselling author


puts suspense into high gear, taking readers on a seductively twisting thrill ride into the heart of danger and desire -- to a place where nothing is as it seems.

She found the perfect lover. . . . Jamie Kellogg's life is at a crossroads. Stuck in a dead-end job, the divorced twenty-nine-year-old has been ruled by the voices of her judgmental mother and her perfectionist sister long enough. Now she's hearing only the sexy whispers of the thrillingly handsome stranger in her bed, the man she met in a Florida bar. His name is Brad Fisher, and he's telling her everything she's been dying to hear: She's gorgeous. She's smart. She's adventurous. Quitting her job and joining Brad on a spontaneous road trip, Jamie's ready for the ride of her life. But this trip has one destination: a run-down Ohio house on Mad River Road, where vengeance will come home at last -- and where someone will pay for the secrets and lies of the past. . . .

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:20:23 -0400)

(see all 4 descriptions)

"After spending a year in prison, Ralph Fisher has explicit plans for his first night of freedom: tonight, someone will be held accountable. He goes to murderous lengths to obtain the address of his former wife - the woman be blames for his fate and against whom he has sworn vengeance. Determined to bring her to his idea of justice, Ralph's next step is to travel from Florida's sandy beaches to Dayton, Ohio, where his ex-wife is struggling to make ends meet on Mad River Road."."Also in Florida, Jamie Kellogg wakes from an agonizing nightmare of her mother's funeral, and assesses her life: a pretty but unaccomplished twenty-nine-year-old woman in a dead-end job, with an ex-husband in Atlanta, a married lover in the hospital, and a virtual stranger in her bed. But this stranger is everything the previous men in her life weren't: tender, attentive, and adventurous. After convincing Jamie to quit her miserable job and ditch her judgmental, perfectionist sister, he proposes a romantic getaway. While Jamie wonders if this thrilling man might finally be her Prince Charming, they plan a road trip to visit his son, who lives with his mother on a street called Mad River Road."--BOOK JACKET.… (more)

(summary from another edition)

» see all 4 descriptions

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
169 avail.
6 wanted
3 pay9 pay

Popular covers


Average: (3.53)
0.5 1
1 2
1.5 1
2 6
2.5 7
3 23
3.5 8
4 31
4.5 4
5 14


2 editions of this book were published by Audible.com.

See editions

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Store | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 99,757,565 books! | Top bar: Always visible