The Evidence Against You (Paperback)Gillian McAllister (author)
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THE GRIPPING NEW PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER
'Absolutely unputdownable' Erin Kelly, bestselling author of He Said/She Said
It's the day Izzy's father will be released from jail.
She has every reason to feel conflicted - he's the man who gave her a childhood filled with happy memories.
But he has also just served seventeen years for the murder of her mother.
Now, Izzy's father sends her a letter. He wants to talk, to defend himself against each piece of evidence from his trial.
But should she give him the benefit of the doubt?
Or is her father guilty as charged, and luring her into a trap?
'This sharp, super-readable thriller stands out thanks to its taut plot and characters you really care about' Sun
'Both grips and thrills. Her best yet!' Lucy Clarke
'Suspenseful and heartfelt, with a superb ending' Claire Douglas
'Haunting, compelling, and all too possibly true' Jane Corry
'Heart-pounding, emotionally enriching, thrilling' Holly Seddon
'The characters are as compelling and complex as the action. It's a brilliant psychological thriller' Amy Lloyd
'Flawless plotting and gripping from the first page to the last' Jill Mansell
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 448
Weight: 309 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 27 mm
A very special book - a page turner that is gripping, suspenseful and heartfelt, with a superb ending that delivers twice -- Claire Douglas * bestselling author of Do Not Disturb *
A brilliantly compelling and tightly plotted psychological thriller. The characters are real and complex, and McAllister's writing both grips and thrills. Her best yet! -- Lucy Clarke * bestselling author of You Let Me In *
This sharp, super-readable thriller stands out thanks to its taut plot and characters you really care about * Fabulous, Sun *
Gillian McAllister lures you into the heart of her characters. She makes ordinary people do extraordinary things in the face of adversity. Haunting. Compelling. And all too possibly true -- Jane Corry * bestselling author of The Dead Ex *
Clever, original and packed with family complications throughout, you'll change your mind time and again. . . and the ending will take your breath away * Heat *
A heart pounding premise is taken on a journey that is as emotionally enriching as it is thrilling. I couldn't look away from this razor sharp exploration of truth, love and how the past shapes our present. Gillian McAllister is a tour de force, she just gets better and better -- Holly Seddon * bestselling author of Love Will Tear Us Apart *
The characters are as compelling and complex as the action. It's a brilliant psychological thriller which is even better for Gillian's professional knowledge -- Amy Lloyd * bestselling author of The Innocent Wife *
Flawless plotting and gripping from the first page to the last * Jill Mansell *
Intricate plotting delivers a tense and suspenseful thriller * Sunday Mirror *
The Hot List * Inside Soap *
A gripping legal yarn * Woman & Home, May's Great Reads *
Really good . . . The suspense becomes all but unbearable * Tablet *
Praise for Gillian McAllister * - *
I read it in a breathless day and a half. I loved every page, every character, every twist and turn -- Lisa Jewell * bestselling author of Then She Was Gone *
Perfection. Intriguing and compelling. Exceptional -- Clare Mackintosh * bestselling author of Let Me Lie *
I raced through this impressive, gripping and thought-provoking read -- B. A. Paris * bestselling author of Behind Closed Doors *
I was totally swept up - and challenged - by this dark drama and am still wrestling with the brilliantly written dilemma at its heart -- Fiona Barton * bestselling author of The Child *
Gillian McAllister isn't afraid to tread where some authors are scared to go. Intelligent. Compulsive. Heart-wrenching. Unforgettable -- Jane Corry * bestselling author of The Dead Ex *
A smartly conceived psychological thriller * Sunday Times *
A perfectly plotted courtroom drama and an emotional roller-coaster in one book * Grazia *
Gripping, cleverly-constructed, and heart-wrenching. A truly original thriller you won't be able to put down -- Paula Daly * bestselling author of The Trophy Child *
Ingeniously constructed with real flesh-and-blood characters and cliff-hanging suspense -- Louise Candlish * bestselling author of Our House *
This contemporary love story wrapped up in a thriller is a brilliant read. Compelling and intense * Sunday Mirror *
A gripping, compelling page-turner that kept me up half the night -- Liz Nugent * bestselling author of Skin Deep *
The verdict - lock me up so I can read it again! Unforgettable -- Liz Lawler * bestselling author of Don't Wake Up *
Addictive - I found myself wanting to pick it up at every opportunity -- Jenny Blackhurst * bestselling author of The Foster Child *
Smart, twisty and ingenious . . . as emotionally engaging as it is taut * Heat *
Addictive, exciting and devilishly clever -- Holly Seddon * bestselling author of Try Not to Breathe *
Brilliant -- Claire Douglas * bestselling author of Last Seen Alive *
Completely original. I was gripped -- Jane Fallon * bestselling author of Faking Friends *
An exhilarating, hold-your-breath read! * Prima *
Top domestic noir * Sun *
We couldn't put this book down! * Take a Break *
Prepare to be gripped * Fabulous *
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