The Accident

Author: S.D. Monaghan
Publisher: Bookouture
ISBN: 9781786812551
Release Date: 2017-09-01
Genre: Fiction


Brothers Sisters

Author: Adele O'Neill
Publisher: Head of Zeus Ltd
ISBN: 9781786696786
Release Date: 2017-07-01
Genre: Fiction

What lengths would you go to protect the ones you love? When the complex web of dark family secrets begins to gradually unravel, Tim and his sister Rose are consumed by trying to protect their 46-year-old secret, a secret that was never meant to be told. Faced with an impossible dilemma, they must decide whether to tell the truth or face the consequences. One thing's for sure, nothing remains buried forever... A gripping, highly emotive story of love, survival, dark family secrets and sibling loyalty. Perfect for the fans of Kathryn Hughes and Dorothy Koomson. 'Incredibly moving, beautifully written, this dramatic tale of dark family secrets is impossible to put down. I loved it' CARMEL HARRINGTON. 'Adele O'Neill explores the complexities of familial love and loss, loyalty and betrayal in a remarkable debut novel' MARGARET CARRAGHER, Irish Sunday Independent.

What Comes Next

Author: John Katzenbach
Publisher: Head of Zeus
ISBN: 9781781851395
Release Date: 2013-04-01
Genre: Fiction

A heart-stopping psychological thriller, perfect for fans of Paula Hawkins and J.P. Delaney. Two strangers with one overwhelming link: fear. For him, it's fear of losing his mind. For her, it's the fear is of losing her life... Retired professor Adrian Thomas knows all about fear from a lifetime studying human psychology. Now he's been diagnosed with degenerative dementia, all his thoughts are of ending his own life while he still can. But before he can put the gun to his head he witnesses a kidnapping: a beautiful teenage girl, snatched off the street and bundled into a white van. Jennifer Riggins was picked up by a twisted couple who run the elite subscription-only website, What Comes Next. Viewers can watch what torture befalls their victims and Jennifer is to become the latest star, Victim Number Four. When the police dismiss Adrian as a confused old man, he knows he might be this young girl's only hope and he begins the race to save her. But, with Adrian's grip on reality fading with each day, it's not only Jennifer whose life hangs in the balance... What readers are saying about What Comes Next... 'An experience akin to riding the scariest roller coaster ride' 'I raced through this book'

Teuflisches Spiel

Author: Linda Castillo
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 9783104023878
Release Date: 2014-06-26
Genre: Fiction

Eine teuflische Idee - ein göttlicher Plan - eine ewige Schuld – Kate Burkholders fünfter Fall bei den Amischen Als das gleißende Scheinwerferlicht des entgegenkommenden Fahrzeugs sie blendet, bleibt ihnen nicht einmal mehr die Zeit, um zu schreien. Auf der regennassen Straße im ländlichen Ohio sterben in dieser Nacht drei Menschen. Ein amischer Vater und zwei seiner Kinder. Als Polizeichefin Kate Burkholder die Unfallstelle genauer untersucht, kommen ihr erste Zweifel: War das wirklich ein Unfall, oder steckt noch etwas anderes dahinter? “Überzeugende Charaktere, exzellenter Plot und ein haarsträubendes Finale.“ USA TODAY

The Second Wife

Author: Sheryl Browne
Publisher: Bookouture
ISBN: 9781786816542
Release Date: 2019-01-29
Genre: Fiction

She made her bed. You’ll lie in it. Rebecca only wanted to help out – to be kind. Richard seemed so alone after his wife, Nicole, died, and Rebecca wanted to make sure he knew he had someone to rely on. But now she’s in Nicole’s immaculate house. Drinking from her favourite crystal wine glass. Keeping shoes in her orderly closet. Comforting her sweet and grieving step-daughter. It feels like Rebecca is living another woman’s life. And as she gets to know the neighbours, Rebecca hears stories that make her wonder: was free-spirited Nicole happy in this perfect life, or did she feel trapped? Did she feel, as Rebecca is beginning to, that something wasn’t quite right? The book everyone’s talking about! If you loved The Girl on the Train, The Wife Between Us and The Girl Before, you’ll be totally gripped and unable to put down this twisty page-turning psychological thriller. What readers are saying about The Second Wife: ‘WOW, WOW, WOW… My head hasn’t stopped spinning from all the twists and turns. I can tell you all, you must read this book… It envelops you into the storyline and will your jaw-dropping… Clear some room in your diary, you will not want to put this down!!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘I was obsessed with this book!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘I read it in less than a day, I HAD to know what happened, to who and when!!!!... Superb, one of those books makes you proud to be a reader 10/10.’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘WOW! Grabbed me from the BIG bam in the beginning all the way to the last word! Twisted, twisty, dark, compulsive rollercoaster of a story!... Read this book!!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘Absolutely amazing. Twisted, thrilling and chilling. This book is one you will pick up and not want to put down. A five plus star!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘WOW! What a great thriller. I have already ordered the author's other novels… This one had so many twists and turns. You honestly don't know what will come next.’ Netgalley reviewer, 5 stars ‘WOW!... A must read!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘Heart-stopping action with an ending that matched it beautifully.’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘Twisty, dark and so well-written! This is one must-read!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘Tons and I mean tons of wonderful twists and turns keep you on your toes. Another unputdownable book from Sheryl.’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘WOW! Loved! This book sucked me in from the beginning all the way to the very end… Amazing plot!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘It’s hard to put down because things are moving quickly… I finished this book in a day!’ Goodreads reviewer ‘Psychological suspense at its best.’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘This book was excellent!!’ Goodreads reviewer ‘I loved every page of this book.’ Roberts Reads, 5 stars ‘It’s a great read… Simply could not leave it alone – yes it was that good!’ Jo Lambert Books, 5 stars ‘Leaves you craving more.’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘Deliciously dark and cunningly compulsive…This really was a twisted book that I was loathe to put down when real life got in the way… an excellent read’ Goodreads reviewer ‘5 stars all the way… reminds me of two other books I've read this year and loved… The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and The Ex-Wife… just like them it pulled me in and I was hooked, and not once did I think about putting it down, I had to keep reading and see what happened next’ Spooky’s Maze of Books, 5 stars ‘The ending was perfection!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars

The Secret Mother

Author: Shalini Boland
Publisher: Bookouture
ISBN: 9781786813176
Release Date: 2017-11-09
Genre: Fiction

‘Absolutely addictive and brilliant with an end I didn't see coming. This is one book you have to read and it gets 5 huge stars from me!!!!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars 'Are you my mummy?’ Tessa Markham returns home to find a child in her kitchen. He thinks she’s his mother. But Tessa doesn’t have any children. Not anymore. She doesn’t know who the little boy is or how he got there. After contacting the police, Tessa is suspected of taking the mystery child. Her whole life is turned upside down. And then her husband reveals a secret of his own… Tessa isn’t sure what to believe or who to trust. Because someone is lying. To find out who, she must confront her painful past. But is the truth more dangerous than Tessa realises? An absolutely unputdownable psychological thriller with a twist that will make you wonder if you can ever trust anyone again. If you loved Gone Girl, The Girl on the Train and The Sister this book will have you hooked. What readers are saying about The Secret Mother: ‘Wow, wow, wow! What a fantastic book! The book starts with a bang… from page one and believe me, it doesn’t let up throughout the book and keeps you gripped until the very end!’ Stardust Book Reviews, 5 stars ‘Oh yes, yes, yes, yes this was my kind of read, I really have taken this and added it to my top 10 this year, it’s a screaming from the rooftops fantastic read, if you love a good thriller… if you love to stay up all night reading because you simply can't switch your mind off from a book, this is it, you found it, don't look any further… so fast paced it leaves your breathless. One of the best psychological thrillers that I have read that has shocked me, left me dribbling for me and wanting more from this author.’ Read Along With Sue, 5 stars ‘Wow, wow and wow! What a read! Gripping from start to end and a very clever plot that keeps you guessing all the way. I loved this book ... didn’t want it to finish.’ Nicki’s Book Blog, 5 stars ‘Utterly gripping to the last page and full of twists and turns to keep the reader guessing. A fantastic thriller!' Sarah A. Denzil, author of #1 bestseller Silent Child ‘Another five-star winner from this author… Kept me gripped from the very first page… An absolute must read… Wish I could have given it more than just 5 stars!’ Bookseller Review, 5 stars ‘I was on the edge of my seat… This has to be one of the most suspenseful books I have ever read! I felt the hairs on the back of my neck go up and my heart raced a mile a minute.’ Touch My Spine, 5 stars ‘An absolutely brilliant story, I was so hooked, loved every minute of it, I couldn't put my kindle down as I needed to know the ending, and what a brilliant ending it was!!!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘Wow! What a thrilling ride! Enough twists to keep me guessing until the very end, this one took the idea of a curve-ball and brought it to a whole new level. The end was incredible. I've read some fantastic psychological thrillers lately, but The Secret Mother blew them all out of the water. Really, honestly, pick up this one.’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘When a book captures you from the very first page and doesn't let go to the very last, you read it in one sitting as you can't put it down and then feel very satisfied when you have finished it then you know it is a special book. This is one of those books! ... I totally recommend. 5 big shiny stars.’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars ‘Absolutely loved this amazing book! ... One of the best psychological thrillers I have read!’ Renita D’Silva, 5 stars

Falsche Wahrheit

Author: David Baldacci
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 9783732539840
Release Date: 2017-05-26
Genre: Fiction

Auch Killer haben Sorgen ... Will Robie ist der professionellste und beste Auftragskiller der US-Regierung. Er infiltriert die feindseligsten Länder der Welt, überwindet die fortschrittlichsten Sicherheitsmaßnahmen und beseitigt Bedrohungen, ehe sie Amerika überhaupt erreichen. Doch dann, urplötzlich, versagt Robie. Bei einem Einsatz in Übersee bringt er es nicht fertig, den Abzug zu drücken. Ohne seine tödlichen Fähigkeiten ist Robie ein Mann ohne Mission und Lebensinhalt. Um wiederzubekommen, was er verloren hat, muss er sich dem stellen, was er 20 Jahre lang zu vergessen versuchte: seiner eigenen Vergangenheit. "Falsche Wahrheit" ist der vierte Band aus David Baldaccis spannender Thriller-Reihe um den Auftragskiller Will Robie.

The Accident

Author: Dawn Goodwin
Publisher: Head of Zeus Ltd
ISBN: 9781786699633
Release Date: 2017-10-01
Genre: Fiction

A tragic accident, an unbearable loss and a marriage in crisis – but who can she trust or is she all alone? A gripping, debut psychological thriller that will keep you hooked. Perfect for the fans of Paula Hawkins and S.J. Watson. Veronica Pullman's comfortable suburban life comes to a shuddering halt when her young daughter, Grace, tragically dies in a car accident. Months later, unable to come to terms with her daughter's death, detached from her husband and alienated from her friends and family, a chance encounter on a rainy street pushes her into an unlikely new friendship. Scarlet is everything Veronica could've been: feisty, adventurous, unpredictable. But as she approaches what would have been Grace's 10th birthday, it becomes clear to Veronica that the friendship she thought was saving her life could be costing her everything. Consumed by grief and left questioning her own sanity, is there anyone she can really trust or is someone out to torment her as part of their twisted game? 'This novel is a beautifully written, if disturbing, exploration of how grief affects friendships, marriage and the main character's sense of self' Anita Davison.

The Orchid Girls

Author: Lesley Sanderson
Publisher: Bookouture
ISBN: 9781786815798
Release Date: 2018-11-13
Genre: Fiction

‘By far the best book I have read in 2018!... A gripping, brilliant, have-you-on-the-edge-of-your-seat-in-suspense psychological thriller! From the very first page I was enthralled and hooked... Kept me guessing... The ending will knock you square off of your feet!... Amazing 5 star read.' Goodreads Reviewer, 5 stars 'Now we are bound forever,' she says, her eyes determined. 'I will never tell anyone, I swear. This is between you and me. Now you swear too.' When Grace Sutherland’s phone rings in the middle of the night, she hangs up with a trembling hand as soon as she hears the voice at the end of the line. Because the familiar whisper belongs to the person she has been running from for the last fifteen years… Up until now, Grace’s life has been perfect. She adores her beautiful canal-side apartment, her glittering career in the world of food, her doting, influential husband – a life she has always dreamed of. But the phone call changes everything. Because Grace has a secret – a dark, tragic secret that she has kept buried since she was a teenage girl on a jagged Dorset cliff, wind whipping her hair, waves crashing on the rocks below. And the voice on the phone belongs to the one person who knows what Grace is hiding… The Orchid Girls is a breathless, gripping and twisty story of love, obsession and dark, shocking secrets. Fans of K.L. Slater, The Wife Between Us and The Girl on the Train – read this one with the lights on… Readers absolutely love The Orchid Girls: ‘Loved this. A gripping thriller full of secrets and lies.’ Laura Marshall, Friend Request ‘I loved this book!! I was hooked from the first page and highly recommend… Absolutely twisted and amazing!!’ Goodreads Reviewer ‘Amazing… A compelling tale of secrets, lies, manipulation, obsession, first love, addiction, denial, friendships and relationships… Had me hooked in and totally enthralled from the very first page… Keeps the reader guessing… Highly recommended.’ Niki’s Life of Crime, 5 stars ‘Wow. I’m speechless… Enthralling story… My, my, my, you have to read it… The first one read by Lesley Sanderson and it won’t be the last! Kept me wanting more!!!!!’ Goodreads Reviewer, 5 stars ‘Excellent read! Just when I thought I knew what was going on, bam, a twist!... The characters are complex and richly detailed. This is a book that will keep you guessing till the climatic ending… Well written with a superb storyline... If you like psychological suspense then you will love this book.’ Goodreads Reviewer ‘I just finished The Orchid Girls and what a crazy, messed-up ride! I was hooked from first few pagesand it only got more intense!... D R A M A and secrets and twisted lies on lies on lies… And the end made me gasp with twisty delight… Delighted because a final twist was delivered with a thunderous boom!!!... This one is gonna be hot!... Five stars!!!!!’ Goodreads Reviewer, 5 stars ‘WOW… WOW. ONE. CRAZY. RIDE!... The characters were cray cray I literally was screaming at some of them in my head… I can’t wait to read more from Lesley!’ Steph and Chris’s Book Review ‘Wow! This book had me up late, flipping pages and needing to know everything and everyone that was involved…. Thrilling, chilling and absolutely unputdownable! Will be highly recommending!’ Chapter Chatter Pub, 5 stars ‘Managed to finish this in a couple of sittings!’ Goodreads Reviewer ‘Fabulous… Really difficult to put down!’ Goodreads Reviewer ‘Really gripped me and I was nearly late for work as I was desperate to finish it!’ Goodreads Reviewer, 5 stars

Die Bucht die im Mondlicht versank

Author: Lucy Clarke
Publisher: Piper ebooks
ISBN: 9783492975971
Release Date: 2017-06-02
Genre: Fiction

Als Jacob sich von seiner Mutter Sarah verabschiedet, um zu einer Strandparty zu gehen, ist alles wie immer. Am nächsten Morgen ist nichts mehr, wie es war: Jacob ist verschwunden. Vor genau sieben Jahren verschwand auch Marley an diesem Strand, der Sohn von Sarahs bester Freundin Isla. Später wurde er tot geborgen. Verzweifelt sucht Sarah nach Spuren und stößt dabei auf viele Fragen: Wo war ihr Mann in der Nacht, als Jacob verschwand? Warum sind Jacobs Klamotten in Islas Haus? Und was verschweigt der Fischer, der damals Marleys Leiche fand? Stück für Stück setzt sich ein Bild der Ereignisse zusammen, das Sarah dazu zwingt, sich endlich einer Wahrheit zu stellen, vor der sie so viele Jahre lang die Augen verschlossen hat.

Als Grace verschwand

Author: Kathryn Croft
Publisher: Aufbau Digital
ISBN: 9783841216816
Release Date: 2019-04-12
Genre: Fiction

Bist du meine Tochter? Vor achtzehn Jahren hat Simone Porter ihre sechs Monate alte Tochter Helena verloren – die Kleine wurde entführt. Alle Versuche, das Kind wiederzufinden, schlugen fehl. Zusammen mit ihrem Ehemann Matt, einem Arzt, brauchte Simone eine lange Zeit, um sich von diesem Schicksalsschlag zu erholen. Nun aber taucht eine achtzehnjährige Frau auf, die sich Grace nennt und behauptet, ihre Tochter zu sein. Als Beweis legt sie ein Stofftier vor, das damals im Kinderwagen der kleinen Helena lag. Simone weiß nicht, ob sie dieser Frau trauen kann – doch Grace sorgt noch für eine andere Überraschung. Sie gesteht, einen Mann getötet zu haben, der an ihrer Entführung beteiligt war, und bittet Simone, ihr zu helfen. Doch die Leiche ist verschwunden – und dann ist auch Grace wie vom Erdboden verschluckt.

ESCAPE Wenn die Angst dich einholt

Author: Nina Laurin
Publisher: Knaur eBook
ISBN: 9783426441183
Release Date: 2018-03-26
Genre: Fiction

Das Thriller-Debüt von Nina Laurin - das Neueste für Fans dunkler, rasanter Psychospannung aus den USA. Eigentlich hat Lane Moreno längst aufgegeben. Seit zehn Jahren versucht die 24-Jährige im Drogennebel zu vergessen, was man ihr angetan hat: wie sie als Kind entführt und vier Jahre lang missbraucht wurde, bis ihr hochschwanger die Flucht gelang; dass man ihren Peiniger nie gefasst hat, weil sie sich nicht erinnern konnte; dass ihre Tochter zur Adoption freigegeben wurde. Doch als Lane eines Tages an einem Vermisstenplakat vorbeistolpert, starrt ihr die Vergangenheit mitten ins Gesicht: Die Gesuchte – Olivia Shaw, 10 Jahre alt – ist praktisch ihr Ebenbild. Um Olivia zu retten, muss Lane sich ihren Dämonen stellen – und einer Wahrheit, die sie zerstören könnte.

Das Gift der Seele

Author: Michelle Frances
Publisher: Goldmann Verlag
ISBN: 9783641189402
Release Date: 2017-03-20
Genre: Fiction

Laura hat alles: Erfolg als Fernsehproduzentin, einen reichen Ehemann und einen perfekten Sohn, Daniel. Doch dann lernt Daniel die junge Maklerin Cherry kennen. Cherry ist von Daniels Familie fasziniert und will all das haben, was Laura hat. Diese gibt sich Mühe, Cherry zu mögen. Schon bald empfindet sie die junge Frau jedoch als Eindringling und hat das Gefühl, Cherry manipuliere sie, manipuliere ihre ganze Familie. Schließlich hat Laura nur noch ein Ziel: Sie will, dass Cherry aus ihrem Leben verschwindet – koste es, was es wolle. Aber Cherry lässt sich nicht so einfach vertreiben ...

Meine Seele so kalt

Author: Clare Mackintosh
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 9783732514779
Release Date: 2016-01-14
Genre: Fiction

Ein regnerischer Abend in Bristol. Der 5-jährige Jacob ist mit seiner Mutter auf dem Weg nach Hause, plötzlich reißt er sich los und stürmt auf die Straße. Das Auto, das wie aus dem Nichts erscheint und ihn erfasst, ist ebenso schnell wieder verschwunden. Für den kleinen Jungen kommt jede Hilfe zu spät. Jenna Gray flieht vor den Ereignissen in die Einsamkeit eines walisischen Dorfes. Aber die Trauer um ihr Kind und die Erinnerungen lassen sie selbst dort nicht los. Schon bald ist sie sich sicher, dass nicht nur die Vergangenheit sie erbarmungslos verfolgt ...

Schl fst du noch

Author: Kathleen Barber
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641208097
Release Date: 2017-08-14
Genre: Fiction

Seit 10 Jahren flieht Josie schon vor ihrer Vergangenheit. Und das aus gutem Grund. In New York ist es ihr endlich gelungen, gemeinsam mit ihrem Freund Caleb Fuß zu fassen und eine Existenz zu gründen. Doch dann taucht eine neugierige Journalistin auf. Sie will um jeden Preis die Geschichte um Josies ermordeten Vater wiederaufrollen. Mit ihrem Podcast bringt sie nicht nur Josies Erinnerungen ans Tageslicht, sondern bedroht auch gleichzeitig ihre heile Welt ...