Emma Rous is a Cambridge University graduate who spent eighteen years working as a veterinary surgeon. She is now writing full-time, and lives with her husband and three school-age sons.
Praise for The Au Pair
An Indie Next and Library Reads Pick!
"This will keep you turning those pages. The characters are
still playing on my mind."--Jane Corry, USA Today
bestselling author of My Husband's Wife "Entrancing and
compelling, The Au Pair seamlessly alternates between two
riveting narrators. Atmospheric and reminiscent of Daphne du
Maurier's work, it's a beautiful read that delivers a shocking and
satisfying ending."--Liv Constantine, USA Today & Wall
Street Journal bestselling author of The Last Mrs.
"This is one hell of a ride"--New York Post
"As delicious and spellbinding as a soap opera, complete with the dramatic moments and outrageous twists. A promising first novel from Rous, The Au Pair is an absolutely absorbing and scandalous page-turner."--Booklist "A splendid read that will be best enjoyed with a book club or a buddy, as you'll be itching to digest the tale's twists with someone else, especially when you reach the jaw-drop-ping climax."--BookPage "With a transporting sense of place and gripping story line, The Au Pair delves into the darkest of family secrets. A great read."--Eve Chase
"Emma Rous's engrossing debut novel is delightfully lurid and evocative. Full of twists, turns and red herrings, the mystery is satisfyingly complex with a nice touch of romance on the side...a juicy and compelling read, by a promising new author."--Shelf Awareness (starred review)