Listen To Me

Listen To Me

The gripping new 2023 Rizzoli & Isles crime suspense thriller from the No.1 bestselling author


'Suspenseful and clever - nobody is who they seem to be in this shocking and fast-paced mystery.' KARIN SLAUGHTER

The nail-biting new thriller from Sunday Times bestselling author Tess Gerritsen. Have you met Rizzoli & Isles yet?

Detective Jane Rizzoli and Forensic Pathologist Maura Isles are investigating a gruesome and seemingly senseless murder. The victim was a respected, much loved nurse. But she was guarding a dangerous secret - a secret that may have lead the killer straight to her door.

Meanwhile, Jane's watchful mother Angela Rizzoli is convinced there's something strange, perhaps even dangerous, about her new neighbours across the street. The problem is, no one is listening to her. Not even her own daughter.

Ignored and frustrated, and with danger mounting in her neighbourhood, Angela may be forced to take action on her own . . .

'Outstanding - inventive, scary, and funny. Listen to Me is Gerritsen at her best!' KATHY REICHS

'Gerritsen walks that high wire between humour and suspense without ever falling off as she plays a great game of bait and switch with her readers.' LINWOOD BARCLAY

Readers are raving about Listen to Me!
'Tightly woven plot, sharp characters and some laugh out loud scenes. LOVED IT' *****
'Twisting and turning with an intriguing plotline and maintaining a dark undercurrent throughout' *****
'This may have been my first Gerritsen book but it won't be the last!' *****

Praise for Tess Gerritsen:

'Tess Gerritsen's clever plotting and medical knowledge give her thrillers that extra edge. Expect a white-knuckle ride to very dark places.'

'Suspense doesn't get smarter than this.'

'Crime-writing at its nerve-tingling best.'

'Baby, you are going to be up all night.'

'Gruesome, seductive and creepily credible.'

'Hair-raising, nail-biting stuff.'

Sunday Times bestseller, January 2024


  • Suspenseful and clever - nobody is who they seem to be in this shocking and fast-paced mystery. Come for Rizzoli & Isles. Stay for an unbeatable read.
    Karin Slaughter

About the author

Tess Gerritsen

International bestselling author TESS GERRITSEN began to write fiction whilst on maternity leave as a physician. She published her first novel in 1987 and has since sold over forty million copies of her books in forty countries.

Her series featuring homicide detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles inspired the television series Rizzoli and Isles, starring Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander.

Now retired from medicine, she lives in Maine and writes full time.
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