Written by the author of "Dead in the Morning" and "Medals for the Major", this is a thriller, which explores how "a small deceit" can culminate in entirely unexpected and unearned violence.
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'A scary. Superbly crafted thriller from the mistress of unease.' SUNDAY TELEGRAPH 'Places Margaret Yorke in the company of P.D James and Ruth Rendell.' OPTIONS 'A book that sees Margaret Yorke vying for Patricia Highsmith's Laurels'.' PUBLISHING NEWS 'Nobody does it better than Margaret Yorke.' DAILY TELEGRAPH 'Yorke's territory lies behing the net of curtains of respectable suburbia... no crime writer compares in extracting unease, fear and evil from such placid surfaces.' THE TIMESAbout the Author:
Margaret Yorke lives in Buckinghamshire. She is a past chairman of the Crime Writers' Association and her outstanding contribution to the genre has been recognised by her being awarded the 1999 CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger.
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