The Second Wife
'A mesmerising, beautifully-written domestic thriller that really stands out from the crowd. I flew through it.' - Mark Edwards, author of HERE TO STAY
'A domestic noir to race through' - Sunday Mirror
'Enjoyably twisty, this is most impressive for its chilling insights into obsession and where it can lead' - Observer
Everyone brings baggage to a new relationship.
When Alex met Natalie she changed his life. After the tragic death of his first wife, which left him a single parent to teenage daughter Jade, he's determined to build a happy family.
But his new-found happiness is shattered when the family home is gutted by fire and his loyalties are unexpectedly tested. Jade insists she saw a man in the house on the night of the fire; Natalie denies any knowledge of such an intruder.
Alex is faced with an impossible choice: to believe his wife or his daughter? And as Natalie's story unravels, Alex realises that his wife has a past he had no idea about, a past that might yet catch up with her.
But this time, the past could be deadly ......