Suspense, intrigue and a classic love triangle set against the brooding atmosphere of a remote tarn in the Lake District, from the author of STILL WATER.
Teenage Adam is uprooted from London to Cumbria when his stepfather gets a job as a forestry manager. Seen as an outsider by the locals, Adam struggles to make friends, but succeeds with David and Angela. Yet when a young girl disappears the community closes rank, and Adam is left with no-one to share his suspicions with. As soon as he can, he leaves.
Years later, and Adam is a successful investigative journalist. He’s offered the chance to follow up an accident in which three young ecological protesters were killed, when the official version doesn’t quite answer all the facts. He doesn’t tell his editor that he knows the forest only too well…
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‘A tense mystery that blends romance with suspense’ WOMAN’S DAY
‘This smart, absorbing novel grapples subtly with the idea that in life things are rarely black and white…and that, even with murder, things are not what they always seem’ DAILY MAIL
THE SNOW FALCON
‘The story is as tough as it is tender, an exceptionally well-woven tapestry of romance and danger’ Nelson DeMille
BETTER THAN THIS
‘His thrillers are more emotional and human than those of his contemporaries’ IRELAND ON SUNDAY
A remote lake; a unique forest; a close community. How could anything terrible happen in such a place?
Adam Turner is an investigative journalist plagued by the memory of a girl who vanished from the town where he grew up. When he is asked to look into a suspicious car accident in which three students were killed, he sees a chance to exorcise the demons that have haunted him since his youth.
Past and present rapidly and painfully collide as Adam finds himself in conflict with the friend who once betrayed him and becomes embroiled in a classic love triangle. Amid the rugged landscape of the fells and the surrounding forests the tension escalates, breeding violence…
"'Still Water' grapples subtly with the idea that, even with murder, things are rarely what they seem."
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