The Marriage Pact (Paperback)Michelle Richmond (author)
First comes love. Then comes marriage. Then comes your first big mistake.
How far are you willing to go for the perfect relationship?
Newlyweds Jake and Alice are offered a mysterious wedding gift - membership of a club which promises its couples will never divorce.
Signing The Pact seems the start to a perfect marriage.
Until one of them breaks the rules.
The marriage of their dreams is about to become their worst nightmare.
Because The Pact is for life.
And its members will do anything to make sure no one leaves . . .
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 496
Weight: 341 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 30 mm
'A thought-provoking and nail-biting pick for the Richard and Judy Autumn 2017 Book Club... A pacey, page-turner of a novel.' - Richard & Judy Book Club
'A brilliant premise, tautly plotted and deftly written.' - J.P. Delaney, author of The Girl Before
'Pacey, well-written and refreshingly unique, this is a very smart thriller.' - Heat
'First class suspense! You won't be able to turn the pages fast enough.' - Paula Daly, author of The Mistake I Made
'An absolutely riveting, spine-tingling and frightening read. A roller-coaster of a novel, an audacious mix of a high-concept thriller with gorgeous writing.' - Karen Perry, author of Girl Unknown
'Beware. This book will keep you up all night, while making you second guess everything you know and everyone you've ever loved.' - Lisa Gardner, author of Right Behind You
'It's a high-concept, fast-moving thriller... a gripping and intriguing read.' - Sunday Mirror
'A nail-biter... destined for the top of summer reading lists. Recommended as a fresh voice for readers of Gillian Flynn or Ruth Ware.' - Library Journal
'A page-turner - but probably not one for your honeymoon! Plenty of suspense, pacy and well written.' - Grazia
'Truly chilling... It ranks with The Stepford Wives and Gone Girl as a terrifying look at what it really means to say 'I do.' - Joseph Finder, author of The Switch
'A creepy and engrossing tale.' - Booklist
'A twisting, suspenseful, keep-you-up-all-night thriller.' - Lisa Unger, author of The Red Hunter
'It kept me guessing to the last page... I devoured it.' - Helen Callaghan, author of Everything is Lies
'Gripping, thought-provoking and irresistible..' - Dean Koontz, author of The Silent Corner
'This sometimes disturbing, always thought-provoking, stunner of a novel will keep you reading far too late into the night.' - Karen Dionne, author of The Marsh King's Daughter
'A smart, searing and frightening look at modern love.' - Today.com
'Clever and original - as smart as it is scary.' - Gin Phillips, author of Fierce Kingdom
'A daringly original novel about the best and worst of love.' - Cara Buckley, author of The Deepest Secret
'A terrifying thriller that distils modern marriage down to its confusing core.' - Nina Sadowsky, author of Just Fall'An undeniably creepy web of lies, deceit and consequences.' - San Jose Mercury News
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“ADDICTIVE, HAUNTING AND UNPUTDOWNABLE!”
My Review of " The Marriage Pact"
So you want a perfect marriage, be the perfect husband,be the perfect wife, you want your marriage to last forever? would you stake your life on that?
Jake and Alice have... More
“A Thought Provoking Read”
This is a creepy and sometimes disturbing book .I found it quite a slow read .The subject is very original though,would you want to belong to The Pact.? It reminded me of the Scientology Cult .The book seemed a bit... More
I thought this was an excellent psychological thriller. Ok, so the premise of a secret cult-type organisation which uses ridiculously extreme measures to ensure the longevity of marriage was a bit daft, but I found... More
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