Listen to The Verifiers, a gripping mystery novel by Jane Pek, narrated by the talented Eunice Wong. With an audiobook rating of 2.6 out of 5, this thrilling story will keep you engrossed for 11 hours and 46 minutes.
Meet Claudia Lin, a modern-day sleuth with quick wit and a sharp mind. In her debut novel, Claudia works for a dating detective agency in the heart of New York City, where she specializes in verifying people's online lives and exposing their lies. However, her life takes an unexpected turn when a client with a peculiar request mysteriously disappears.
Enter a world defined by social media, big tech, and internet connectivity, where humans deceive, defraud, and may even commit murder. In this well-crafted story, The New York Times Book Review describes the portrayal of this landscape as both authentic and captivating.
Claudia is no stranger to defying her family's expectations, dismissing the pressure to pursue a traditional career or to date a nice Chinese boy. Along the way, she guards a multitude of secrets, including her preference for girls and her recent recruitment by Veracity, an exclusive online-dating detective agency. With a passion for mystery novels and a senior thesis on Jane Austen, Claudia believes she has finally found her dream job.
However, when a client suddenly goes missing, Claudia takes matters into her own hands, breaking the rules to uncover a web of personal and corporate deceit. The Verifiers is an intriguing blend of a literary mystery and a family saga that delves into how technology influences our choices and the complexities of finding love in the digital era. Don't miss this clever and thought-provoking novel that sheds light on the intricate ways in which technology intersects with our lives.