The Darkness of Others


By Cate Holahan

Read by Chante McCormick

Read by Jennifer Jill Araya

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USA Today bestselling author Cate Holahan delivers her latest nail-biting thriller, perfect for fans of Ruth Ware and Lisa Jewell.
Imani Banks lives in a posh Brooklyn Heights neighborhood that has just been rocked to its core. An acclaimed movie director has been murdered, and his blond trophy wife—Imani’s closest friend—is missing. Their neighbors, along with the media, jump to the conclusion that Melissa Walker has killed her husband in a fit of rage and is on the run.
     Fortunately for the missing actress, Imani is a psychiatrist as well as a steadfast friend. She will never give up her search and is determined to prove Melissa’s innocence. It shouldn’t take a degree in human behavior to know that Melissa would never leave her daughter behind. 
     Recently, Imani and her chef husband rented some extra rooms in their house to a struggling waitress from his restaurant. Tonya Sayre has moved in with her teen daughter and the convenient timing and her suspicious behavior soon lead Imani to suspect that the true killer is living right under her own roof. Now all she has to do is prove it.



  • "Cate Holahan just keeps getting better and better. Read her.” 
    Harlan Coben, #1 New York Times bestselling author
  • "Fans of soapy domestic suspense will be well satisfied."
    Publishers Weekly on Her Three Lives
  • "Cate Holahan is a hidden gem in the thriller world." on Her Three Lives
  • "The stuff of which blockbuster movies are made."
    Midwest Book Review on Her Three Lives
  • "One of those rare thrillers that really will keep you reading all night, especially if you pack it to take on your next Caribbean cruise."
    Kirkus (starred review) on The Widower's Wife
  • "A suffocating double nightmare."
    Kirkus (starred review) on Lies She Told
  • “Cate Holahan is a star on the rise.”
    Brad Parks, award-winning author of Interference

On Sale
Aug 23, 2022
Hachette Audio

Cate Holahan

About the Author

Cate Holahan is a USA Today bestselling author of psychological and domestic suspense novels. Her books have been an alternate selection of the Good Morning America Book Club (Her Three Lives), a Kirkus Best Book of the Year (The Widower’s Wife), an official selection for the Book of the Month Club (Lies She Told), and have received multiple starred reviews. A biracial Jamaican and Irish American writer, she is a member of Crime Writers of Color, Sisters in Crime, and The Authors Guild. She lives in New Jersey with her husband, two daughters, and food-obsessed dog.

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