IT WAS SATURDAY MORNING, November 3, and the first thing I noticed when I entered my office was that my telephone message light was blinking. Since I'd left the building late the night before, it meant someone had called my extension during the night. Odd.
My name is Jack McGuane. I was thirty-four years old at the time. Melissa, my wife, was the same age. I assume you've heard my name, or seen my image on the news, although with everything going on in the world I can understand if you missed me the first time. Our story, in the big scheme of things,
Listen to this audiobook excerpt from C.J. Box's mystery thriller Three Weeks to Say Goodbye. New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box delivers a novel that will steal your sleep as much as it will wrench your heart.
“Skilled pacing and well-developed suspense…a vigilante revenge story.”—People
“Compelling and convincing.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“Gut-wrenching…packs the kind of punch few thrillers, or novels of any kind, ever do.”
“Frightening...Box understands the West and Westerners like no other writer.”—Rocky Mountain News
“A terrifying…suspense-filled thriller.”—Toronto Globe and Mail
“Impossible to put down.”—Bookreporter.com
“Box has built a reputation for writing knife-edge suspense while incorporating solid social issues. And he does so again here…Tight writing, dead-on characterizations, and fierce action come together in the wrenching Three Weeks to Say Goodbye.”—Billings Gazette
“Three Weeks to Say Goodbye has all of the same ingredients that made [his other popular novels] hits.”—South Jersey News