THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER. The new pulse-pounding and unputdownable thriller from the author of the number one bestseller THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR, and A STRANGER IN THE HOUSE. Tense. Unpredictable. Unputdownable. Shari Lapenas novels are domestic noir at its finest Simon Kernick ____________________ We cant choose the strangers we meet. As the guests arrive at beautiful, remote Mitchells Inn, theyre all looking forward to a relaxing weekend deep in the forest, miles from anywhere. They watch their fellow guests with interest, from a polite distance. Usually we can avoid the people who make us nervous, make us afraid. With a violent storm raging, the group finds itself completely cut off from the outside world. Nobody can get in – or out. And then the first body is found . . . and the horrifying truth comes to light. Theres a killer among them – and nowhere to run. Until we find ourselves in a situation we cant escape. Trapped. ____________________ PRAISE FOR SHARI LAPENA: Crafted like a vintage Christie and just as tense, this will be a smash hit Heat Smart characterisation combined with a subtle appreciation for the darkness of the human heart . . . A perfectly choreographed danse macabre Mail on Sunday Shari Lapena . . . is rapidly becoming a go-to author for anyone seeking a light but lip-smacking mystery Sunday Express The psychological thrillers of Lapena are masterclasses in tightly plotted, economical narrative Metro An excellent mystery! Agatha Christie meets P D James Ragnar Jonasson ____________________ READERS LOVE SHARI LAPENA: Best book Ive read in ages 5* fast paced, twisting thriller The pace never let up On the edge of my seat to the end I havent picked up a book in 9 years and Im so glad that I picked this up! I loved it. Incredibly readable and unputdownable Very clever, well written, intriguing and suspenseful Had me hooked from start to finish

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Published

Date Published

16/05/2019