My Sister's Bones (Hardback)
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Hardback 400 Pages / Published: 09/02/2017
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'RIVALS THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN AS A COMPULSIVE READ' The Guardian

The compelling thriller about the secrets even those closest to us keep, which readers are calling 'SHOCKING' 'RIVETING' and 'HAUNTING'.

If you can't trust your sister, then who can you trust?

Kate Rafter has spent her life running from her past. But when her mother dies, she's forced to return to Herne Bay - a place her sister Sally never left.

But something isn't right in the old family home. On her first night Kate is woken by terrifying screams. And then she sees a shadowy figure in the garden...

Who is crying for help?
What does it have to do with Kate's past?
And why does no one - not even her sister - believe her?


'For lovers of The Girl on the Train ...a tense story with multiple twists and turns' Prima

'***** Wow...creeps slowly up your spine, grips you round the throat and doesn't let you go! ' Amazon reviewer

'A gripping rollercoaster ride of a thriller' Christobel Kent, author of The Loving Husband

'Compelling ... Brimful of tension, twists and darkness, this one grabbed me on the first page and didn't let go' Woman and Home

'Twists and turns until the last page' Tammy Cohen

'A stunning book. Compelling, unsettling and powerful this is a book that will stay with me for a long time.' C. L. Taylor

'Nuala Ellwood has created a tale that is gripping, engrossing and surprising at every turn. I loved it' Rowan Coleman

'An accomplished and page-turning thriller. It twists and turns in so many directions it's impossible to guess where it's going next' Nicholas Searle, author of The Good Liar

'Loved I Let You Go and Behind Closed Doors? My Sister's Bones is guaranteed to be this year's most twisty and twisted read - you'll never see what's coming!' Ava Marsh, author of Untouchable

'Ellwood's protagonist Kate is a female hero in the best sense, flawed but brave' Helen Callaghan, author of Dear Amy

'My Sister's Bones is a tense, atmospheric, deliciously dark story' Amanda Jennings, author of In Her Wake

'A twisty psychological thriller. I raced through it in one sitting!' Lucy Atkins, author of The Other Child

'This book is amazing - harrowing and compelling' Luana Lewis

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780241977279
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 640 g
Dimensions: 241 x 161 x 35 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

'RIVALS THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN (and beats it for style)' (The Guardian)
The 'shocking' 'haunting' and 'riveting' thriller about the secrets even those closest to us keep, this book will keep you turning the pages late into the night. For fans of Clare Mackintosh, C L Taylor and Erin Kelly.

* Penguin Books *
'Compelling and intriguing, right from the very first page' -- Sharon Bolton
An accomplished and page-turning thriller...it's impossible to guess where it's going next -- Nicholas Searle
A stunning book. I was drawn in by Nuala Ellwood's hypnotic, haunting and elegant prose. Compelling, unsettling and powerful this is a book that will stay with me for a long time' * C. L. Taylor *
A gripping rollercoaster ride of a thriller. Keeps you in there right to the last page -- Christobel Kent, author of The Loving Husband
Ellwood's protagonist Kate is a female hero in the best sense, flawed but brave. Very quickly you are sucked into her fragile, damaged world, until you no longer know what is real or imaginary -- Helen Callaghan, author of DEAR AMY
A twisty psychological thriller. I raced through it in one sitting! -- Lucy Atkins, author of The Other Child
A dark, intense, multi-layered thriller that twists and turns until the last page -- Tammy Cohen
Memorable, jaw-dropping ... harrowing fiction that skilfully draws parallels between the effects of civil war and domestic violence * Sunday Times *
Well-written ... an elegant, punchy thriller with a dark heart * Observer Thriller of the Month *
'Compelling and convincing' * Guardian *
'For lovers of The Girl on the Train ...a tense story with multiple twists and turns' * Prima *
Compelling ... Brimful of tension, twists and darkness, this one grabbed me on the first page and didn't let go * Woman and Home *
Full of really clever twists, this stylish thriller really grabs you * Sunday Mirror *
Gripping and beautifully written, My Sister's Bones is a tense, atmospheric, deliciously dark story -- Amanda Jennings

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“Captivating!”

This is definitely that thriller that you will not want to put down, right from the very first page you will be absolutely hooked. This made me feel all kind of emotions at times I was filled with happiness and at... More

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River

“ADDICTIVE, HAUNTING AND UNPUTDOWNABLE!”

My Sister's Bones, when i first started to read this book i was gripped me from the very start, it tells the Story of Kate who in her late 30's shes a war journalist who traveled to aleppo she has seen some... More

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Bookread2day

“A good read”

Kate is a successful journalist in Syria, interviewing people whose houses have been bombed. Kate and Sally used be two little sisters dancing around the living room together. But now they don't get along with... More

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