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The Woods

The Woods

Two girls went down to the woods
But only one came back

“Utterly addictive” CLAIRE DOUGLAS

“Very tense and creepy” HARRIET TYCE

“Gripping” DAILY MAIL

“Highly recommended” NUALA ELLWOOD

“Keeps you guessing” HEAT

“A definite up-all-nighter” KATE HAMER

“Brilliant gripping” SIMON LELIC

“Unputdownable” LAURA MARSHALL

There’s a lot from Tess’s childhood that she would rather forget. The family who moved next door and brought chaos to their quiet lives. The two local girls who were murdered, their killer never found. In fact, the only thing she can’t remember is the one thing she wishes she could.

Ten years ago, Tess’s older sister died. Ruled a tragic accident, the only witness was Tess herself, but she has never been able to remember what happened that night in the woods.

Now living in London, Tess has resolved to put the trauma behind her. But when an emergency call from her father forces her back to the family home, Tess discovers that, sometimes, the past cannot be laid to rest . . .
What readers are saying:

***** “Without doubt one of the best books I’ve read this year”

***** “Utterly addictive”

***** “Had me frantically turning the pages”

***** “I literally could not put it down”
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 23rd January 2020

Price: £19.99

ISBN-13: 9781405539265


I absolutely loved it. An intriguing and atmospheric exploration of deaths which have haunted three families for years, and the violent dark secrets which have long since been forgotten. Brilliant!
Rachel Blok, author of UNDER THE ICE
A dark and thoroughly compulsive tale. At once a page turning thriller and an exploration of the tumultuous yet inextricable ties between sisters. A definite 'up all nighter!'
Kate Hamer, author of The Girl in the Red Coat
Taut, tense and brilliantly gripping
Simon Lelic, bestselling author of THE HOUSE
A beautifully told tale of family secrets . . . highly recommended
Nuala Ellwood, bestselling author of DAY OF THE ACCIDENT
Creepy, atmospheric, unpredictable . . . utterly addictive and impossible to second guess
Claire Douglas, Sunday Times bestselling author of LAST SEEN ALIVE
Very tense and creepy . . . brilliant
Harriet Tyce, bestselling author of BLOOD ORANGE
The most atmospheric first chapter I've ever read . . . very accomplished indeed
Rebecca Tinnelly, author of DON'T SAY A WORD
This atmospheric thriller weaves an intricate plot that keeps you guessing
There is a cool directness about Savage's writing that is making her name in a very competitive field . . . hooks her readers and keeps them dangling till the very last page
Daily Mail
The Woods has a haunting fairy-tale like quality that is both immersive and eerie
Woman's Weekly