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Nekad je najbolje ne otvarati vrata proslosti jer onda krene lavina nezavrsenih stvari koja nas satare.Megan je htjela da ponovo postane Kesi,ali to je probudilo stare duhove,ali su zato godinama nerazrijesena ubistva dobila epilog...Cobein ostaje vijeran sebi ( )
  ceca78 | Apr 10, 2016 |
disappointing but maybe because of the narrator ( )
  Claudia.Anderson | Feb 7, 2016 |
The plot centers around the yearly disappearance of men on Mardi Gras that has gone on for seventeen years in Atlantic City. Coben does an excellent job of throwing in twists and turns to keep you guessing until the end. ( )
  lewilliams | Aug 23, 2015 |
Another classic Harlan Coben novel. I love reading his books. It was easy to read and the plot was action packed from start to finish. It also had the Harlan Coben trademark of the plot twist right at the end. Love It! ( )
  amme_mr | May 4, 2015 |
I always enjoy his books! ( )
  debralu | Mar 20, 2015 |
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Well now everything dies, baby that's a fact. But maybe everything that dies, someday comes back. - Bruce Springsteen, "Atlantic City"
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0525952276, Hardcover)

Harlan Coben follows four consecutive #1 New York Times bestsellers with a stand-alone thriller in the vein of his beloved breakout novels Caught and Hold Tight.

Megan is a suburban soccer mom who once upon a time walked on the wild side. Now she's got two kids, a perfect husband, a picket fence, and a growing sense of dissatisfaction. Ray used to be a talented documentary photographer, but at age forty he finds himself in a dead- end job posing as a paparazzo pandering to celebrity-obsessed rich kids. Jack is a detective who can't let go of a cold case-a local husband and father disappeared seventeen years ago, and Jack spends the anniversary every year visiting a house frozen in time, the missing man's family still waiting, his slippers left by the recliner as if he might show up any moment to step into them.

Three people living lives they never wanted, hiding secrets that even those closest to them would never suspect, will find that the past doesn't recede. Even as the terrible consequences of long-ago events crash together in the present and threaten to ruin lives, they will come to the startling realization that they may not want to forget the past at all. And as each confronts the dark side of the American Dream- the boredom of a nice suburban life, the excitement of temptation, the desperation and hunger that can lurk behind even the prettiest facades- they will discover the hard truth that the line between one kind of life and another can be as whisper-thin as a heartbeat.

With his trademark combination of page-turning thrills and unrivaled insight into the dark shadows that creep into even the happiest communities, Harlan Coben delivers a thriller that cements his status as the master of domestic suspense.

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Three people--a suburban housewife, a talented documentary photographer, and a detective--living lives they never wanted, hiding secrets that even those closest to them would never suspect, will find that the past doesn't recede ... and that desperation and hunger can lurk behind even the prettiest facades.… (more)

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