Perfect Ten: A powerful novel about one woman's search for revenge (Paperback)Jacqueline Ward (author)
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An explosive debut thriller about one woman's search for revenge - and the dangerous chain of events she sets in motion...
'Hugely engrossing - a dark delight.' Catherine Ryan Howard
'Compelling... Wildly entertaining' - Daily Mail
Caroline Atkinson is powerless and angry. She has lost more than most - her marriage, her reputation, even her children. Then one day, she receives an unusual delivery: lost luggage belonging to the very man who is responsible, her estranged husband Jack.
In a leather holdall, Caroline unearths a dark secret, one that finally confirms her worst suspicions. Jack has kept a detailed diary of all his affairs; every name, every meeting, every lie is recorded. He even marks the women out of ten.
Caroline decides it's time to even the score. She will make this man pay, even if it means risking everything...
Publisher: Atlantic Books
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 237 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 20 mm
Compelling... Wildly entertaining * Daily Mail *
Tense and gripping... Jacqueline Ward knows how to ratchet up the tension in this timely debut for those of us affected by #MeToo -- Sanjida Kay
Fascinating -- Paula Daly
This is a deliciously vengeful tale of someone driven to despair and of the world that didn't believe her * Readings, Australia, Best Crime Reads October 2018 *
You won't be able to put this gripping novel down * Take-a-Break *
Penetratingly sharp on the complexities of psychological abuse and the human heart, this compulsive, disturbing debut will be relished by fans of Gillian Flynn and Paula Daly -- Joanne Owen * LoveReading *
This is a deliciously vengeful tale of someone driven to despair and of the world that didn't believe her -- Fiona Hardy * author of Rosebud *
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I loved the writing style, and being in the first person I really felt connected to Caroline! I still... More
“An enjoyable read”
Perfect Ten was an easy read that did not require too much thinking or concentration on my part. I finished it pretty quickly and enjoyed it for the most part.
The main character, Caroline, stirred up some... More
“Best crime story I've read in ages!”
I love a crime story and anything that involves a mystery and this book was along those lines but with a more girly chick lit kind of a twist.
Right from the start I was fully hooked, siding with the main character... More
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