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    • ISBN:9780349403359
    • Publication date:08 Sep 2016

The Stranger

The twisty and exhilarating new novel from Richard & Judy bestselling author of The Twins

By Saskia Sarginson

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A deeply moving and daring new novel from the Richard and Judy bestselling writer Saskia Sarginson, author of The Twins, Without You and The Other Me.

From Richard and Judy bestselling author Saskia Sarginson, The Stranger is a devastating love story full of intrigue and dark secrets.

'Immersive, gripping, will pull at your heartstrings' Gilly Macmillan, international bestselling author


We all have our secrets. Eleanor Rathmell has kept one her whole life. But when her husband dies and a stranger arrives at her door, her safe life in the idyllic English village she's chosen as her home begins to topple.

Everyone is suspicious of this stranger, except for Eleanor. But her trust in him will put her life in danger, because nothing is as it seems; not her dead husband, the man who claims to love her, or the inscrutable outsider to whom she's opened her home and her heart.

Praise for Saskia Sarginson:

'Outstandingly good. Part thriller, part love story, I guarantee you will not be able to put it down' Sun on The Twins

'Atmospheric, readable, beautifully evoked' Sunday Mirror on Without You

'Stunning in its insight and beautifully written' Judy Finnigan on The Twins

'A stunning writer with deep insight into people, their thoughts and behaviour' NZ Women's Weekly

Biographical Notes

Saskia Sarginson was awarded a distinction in her MA in Creative Writing at Royal Holloway after a BA in English Literature from Cambridge University and a BA in Fashion Design & Communications. Before becoming a full-time author, Saskia's writing experience included being a health and beauty editor on women's magazines, a ghost writer for the BBC and Harper Collins and copy-writing and script editing.

Saskia lives in south London with her four children.

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  • ISBN: 9780349403366
  • Publication date: 23 Mar 2017
  • Page count: 384
  • Imprint: Piatkus
Immersive, gripping, will pull at your heartstrings — Gilly Macmillan, international bestselling author
Outstandingly good. Part thriller, part love story, I guarantee you will not be able to put it down — Sun on The Twins
Atmospheric, readable, beautifully evoked — Sunday Mirror on Without You
Stunning in its insight and beautifully written — Judy Finnigan on The Twins
A stunning writer with deep insight into people, their thoughts and behaviour — NZ Women's Weekly
A devastating love story! — My Weekly
Tightly plotted, intelligent and full of menace. — Sunday Mirror
'Immersive, gripping, will pull at your heartstrings' — Gilly Macmillan, international bestselling author
A stunning writer with deep insight into people, their thoughts and behaviour — NZ Women's Weekly
Outstandingly good. Part thriller, part love story, I guarantee you will not be able to put it down — Sun on The Twins
Stunning in its insight and beautifully written — Judy Finnigan on The Twins
Atmospheric, readable, beautifully evoked — Sunday Mirror on Without You
Tightly plotted, intelligent and full of menace - a cracking thriller. — The People
Both a thriller and a love story, [The Stranger] lives up to the reputation [Saskia Sarginson] has built up since her debut bestseller The Twins. — Evening Telegraph
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