Exquisite (Paperback)Sarah Stovell (author)
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Bo Luxton has it all - a loving family, a beautiful home in the Lake District, and a clutch of bestselling books to her name. Enter Alice Dark, an aspiring writer who is drifting through life, with a series of dead-end jobs and a freeloading boyfriend.When they meet at a writers' retreat, the chemistry is instant, and a sinister relationship develops...
Or does it?
Breathlessly pacey, taut and terrifying, Exquisite is a startlingly original and unbalancing psychological thriller that will keep you guessing until the very last page.
`The characters are so untrustworthy you wont know what to believe, but you won't put it down till you've found out. A superb debut' Sunday Mirror
'It's a remarkable debut in the crowded psychological thriller field, written with great sureness of touch and tone' Times Crime Club
`Slickly claustrophobic, this arch story of obsessive, forbidden love taken to the extreme will have you squirming in your seat' Sarah Pinsborough
`Whip-smart, lushly written and truly page-turning ... Sarah Stovell is a thrilling talent' Holly Seddon
`A moving, gripping story ... twists keep coming till the very last page. I loved it' Erin Kelly
`Addictive, terrifying and beautifully written, Exquisite is up there with the best psychological thrillers I've ever read. Fucking awesome' Chris Whittaker
Publisher: Orenda Books
Number of pages: 320
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm
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“A massive contender for psychological thriller of the year.”
Exquisite is published by Orenda Books. What that means to me is that, whether or not I love the book, the writing will always be top notch. And so it is with Exquisite – a book which more than lives up to its name.... More
“Psychological thriller set in the LAKE DISTRICT”
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