Jo Spain has worked as a party advisor on the economy in the Irish parliament. Her first novel, With Our Blessing, was one of seven books shortlisted in the Richard and Judy Search for a Bestseller competition and her first psychological thriller. The Confession, was a number one bestseller in Ireland. Joanne lives in Dublin with her husband and their four young children.
Wonderfully drawn characters and more secrets and motives than you can shake a stick at. Loved, loved, loved - Caz Frear, author of Sweet Little LiesEnthralling - Spain dissects her characters' secrets with razor-sharp precision - JP Delaney, author of The Girl BeforeDark, funny, well-plotted, sinister. Superb - Will Dean, author of Dark PinesHas you addicted from the very first page. I found it impossible to put down - Michelle Frances, author of The GirlfriendAn intriguing Rubik's Cube of a book that kept me turning the pages to get to the truth. So well plotted and beautifully written. I absolutely loved it - Liz Nugent, author of Unravelling OliverA book to sink into with a cast of characters you'll genuinely care about... completely memorable... a gorgeous read - Dervla McTiernanIt's a winning combination of locked room (or in this case locked estate) mystery and incisive social commentary - Sinead Crowley, author of One Bad TurnSpain conjures up a brilliant setting for this murder mystery, with a fantastically imagined cast of characters - Emily Koch, author of If I Die Before I Wake