The next big thing in crime fiction - does what for friendships what Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train did for marriages
Ruth Ware is an international number one bestseller. Her
thrillers In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin
10, The Lying Game and The Death of Mrs Westaway
have appeared on bestseller lists around the world, including the
Sunday Times and New York Times. Her books have been
optioned for TV and film and she is published in more than 40
languages. Ruth lives near Brighton with her family.
Visit ruthware.com to find out more.
"A slickly plotted, whip smart thriller - genuinely chilling and
totally compulsive" * Sunday Mirror, Book of the Week *
"[A] chilling psychological thriller...a tense, claustrophobic marriage of secrets, tequila shots and shotguns" * Sunday Express *
"If the premise might be the sort that Agatha Christie would have toyed with had she been a 21st-century graduate, Ware's analysis of the power-games some women revel in - and the toxicity in the undertow of some female friendships - is more reminiscent of Sophie Hannah, Christobel Kent, or even Gillian Flynn and Harriet Lane" -- Patricia Nicol * Independent *
"You won't be able to put down this creepy page-turner" * Closer *
"Thrilling, gripping & well-written" * Metro, Book of the Week *
"Toxic friendships, an isolated house, a dark snowy wood... Everyone's worst nightmare, and the perfect ingredients for this tense, terrifying novel" -- Clare Mackintosh, author of I Let You Go