The Chalet (Paperback)Catherine Cooper (author)
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Longlisted for the John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger 2021
French Alps, 1998
Two young men ski into a blizzard... but only one returns.
20 years later
Four people connected to the missing man find themselves in that same resort. Each has a secret. Two may have blood on their hands. One is a killer-in-waiting.
Someone knows what really happened that day.
And somebody will pay.
An exciting new debut for anyone who loves Ruth Ware, Lucy Foley, and C.L. Taylor.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 280 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 25 mm
'Agatha Christie meets the glamour of apres-ski' - Sunday Times Style
'An intense, claustrophobic thriller' - Heat
'A brilliant book with a twist you won't see coming' - Bella
'A great, pacy read fans of Lucy Foley will love' - Fabulous
'Atmospheric and suspenseful' - Woman's Weekly
'A striking debut - the ultimate winter read!' - France Magazine
'Adrenaline-charged - makes for superb, wintry reading' - WI Life
'Pure adrenaline, from the killer first page to the chilling last line' - Erin Kelly
'I was gripped by The Chalet from start to finish and loved the vivid setting' - Cass Green
'I LOVED this fun, fast-paced murder mystery. Luxurious surroundings, great characters and dark secrets' - Suzy K Quinn
'I could feel the icy chill blowing through the pages. A thrilling read that I just couldn't put down' - Michelle Frances
'A chilling and atmospheric thriller full of dark secrets and addictive twists' - Roz Watkins
'A cleverly plotted thriller set almost entirely in the French Alps. The descriptions of the snow made me feel like I was there' - Allie Reynolds
'A striking debut... the ultimate winter read' - France magazine
'The Chalet deftly transported me to the chilly French Alps, where you could almost taste the luxury fizz and feel the snow covering secrets... An intimate, fluent narrative that teases and grips in equal measures' - Cath Weeks
'The plot is as chilling as the setting: this is the perfect read for a cold winter's evening ' - Robin Morgan-Bentley
'The Chalet has everything - a gripping plot, convincing characters and the setting - wow!' - Jacqueline Ward
'An absolutely cracking read' - Nell Pattison
'Great suspense with more twists and turns than off-piste skiing' - Laure Van Rensburg
'A fantastic setting for a chilling thriller' - Chris McDonald
'A perfect atmospheric whodunnit' - Diane Jeffery
'A perfect winter read' - Debbie Howells
'Fabulous - a wonderful escape from the real world' - Louise Fein
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