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The Woman in the Dark

By Vanessa Savage

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A chilling psychological thriller about dark family dysfunction and the secrets that haunt us - think THE SHINING meets BEHIND CLOSED DOORS.

A chilling psychological thriller about dark family dysfunction and the secrets that haunt us - think THE SHINING meets BEHIND CLOSED DOORS.

For Sarah and Patrick, family life has always been easy. But when Sarah's mother dies, it sends Sarah into a downwards spiral. Knowing they need a fresh start, Patrick moves the family to the beachside house he grew up in.

But there is a catch: while their new home carries only happy memories for Patrick, to everyone else it's known as the Murder House - named for the family that was killed there.

Patrick is adamant they can make it perfect again, though with their children plagued by nightmares and a constant sense they're being watched, Sarah's not so sure. Because the longer they live in their 'dream home', the more different her loving husband becomes . . .

Biographical Notes

Vanessa Savage is a graphic designer and illustrator. She has twice been awarded a Writers' Bursary by Literature Wales, most recently for The Woman in the Dark. She won the Myriad Editions First Crimes competition in 2016 and her work has been highly commended in the Yeovil International Fiction Prize, short listed for the Harry Bowling Prize, and the Caledonia Fiction Prize. She is on the current longlist for the Bath Novel Award.

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  • ISBN: 9780751571523
  • Publication date: 10 Jan 2019
  • Page count: 384
  • Imprint: Sphere
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