maryhigginsclarkBestselling author Mary Higgins Clark is collaborating with bestselling author Alafair Burke on a new novel called  The Cinderella Murder.

The book, which is slated for publication in November, will feature characters from Clark’s recent New York Times bestseller, I’ve Got You Under My Skin. Simon & Schuster, Clark’s publisher, will put out the hardcover and the audiobook. Pocket Books will publish the paperback edition.

She has coauthored five books with her daughter Carol Higgins Clark, but this is the first time she has teamed up with an author from outside of her family. In addition, it is the first time that she is using characters from one of her books in a co-authored novel.