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    • ISBN:9780751562446
    • Publication date:18 May 2017
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The Day She Disappeared

From the bestselling author of The Loving Husband

By Christobel Kent

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The new gripping psychological suspense thriller from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Crooked House and Richard and Judy pick The Loving Husband

The gripping, unputdownable new thriller from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Loving Husband

'The escalating fear in this female-in-jeopardy gripper is balanced with real emotional heft' - Sunday Times

'Christobel Kent is developing into a reliably classy purveyor of psychological suspense, and this is her best book yet' - Mail on Sunday

Your best friend will always be there for you...won't she?

Have you ever had that sense that you're being watched? And you turn, suddenly, but it's just a curtain, blowing in the wind? Or the dress hanging in the doorway?

Nat knows something's wrong. Her best friend, Beth, would never have upped and left without saying goodbye to her. But no one believes that Beth was taken - she is a fly-by-night, a party girl who can't be trusted. No one's listening to Nat.

But someone is definitely watching her...

Biographical Notes

Christobel Kent was born in London and educated at Cambridge. She has lived variously in Essex, London and Italy. Her childhood included several years spent on a Thames sailing barge in Maldon, Essex with her father, stepmother, three siblings and four step-siblings. She now lives in both Cambridge and Florence with her husband and five children.

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  • ISBN: 9780751562422
  • Publication date: 18 May 2017
  • Page count: 416
  • Imprint: Sphere
The escalating fear in this female-in-jeopardy gripper is balanced with real emotional heft — Sunday Times
Christobel Kent is developing into a reliably classy purveyor of psychological suspense, and this is her best book yet — Mail on Sunday
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