The Guest Room: A Novel

The Guest Room: A Novel

Chris Bohjalian


From the New York instances bestselling writer of Midwives and The Sandcastle women comes the spellbinding story of a celebration long past horribly incorrect: males lie useless in a suburban lounge, girls are at the run from police, and a wedding is ripping aside on the seams.

while Kristin Chapman consents to enable her husband, Richard, host his brother’s bachelor celebration, she expects a specific amount of debauchery. She brings their younger daughter to big apple for the night, leaving her Westchester domestic to the lads and their employed leisure. What she doesn't anticipate is that this: bacchanalian drunkenness, her husband sharing a dangerously intimate second within the visitor room, and girls stabbing and killing their Russian bodyguards sooner than using off into the night.

within the aftermath, Kristin and Richard’s lifestyles quickly spirals into nightmare. The police throw them out in their domestic, now against the law scene, Richard’s funding banking company places him on indefinite depart, and Kristin is uncertain if she will be able to forgive her husband for the instant he shared with a dark-haired lady within the visitor room. however the dark-haired woman, Alexandra, faces a miles graver chance. in a single breathless, violent evening, she is loose, working to flee the police who will arrest her and the gangsters who will kill her in a heartbeat. a charming, chilling tale approximately disgrace and scandal, The visitor Room is a riveting novel from one among our best storytellers.

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