The House (Paperback)Simon Lelic (author)
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So when they made a grisly discovery in the attic, Jack and Syd chose to ignore it. That was a mistake. Because someone has just been murdered outside their back door.
And now the police are watching them...
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 245 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 21 mm
"A masterpiece of duplicity, a psychological thriller of the highest order...fans of he said/she said suspense will love this tense and gripping story. Highly recommended!" - Karen Dionne, author The Marsh King's Daughter
"[A] gripping thriller . . . brilliant characters . . . and a clever, twisty plot." - The People
"Deeply creepy . . . This clever, twisting plot, told in convincing voices, will haunt you in the very best way." - The Sunday Mirror
"A bundle of creepy chills . . . Read it." - Thriller of the Month, The Observer
"Hugely gripping and spooky as hell." - Mark Billlingham
"Lelic can plot like a demon." - Guardian
"A writer to whom attention must be paid." - Independent
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