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S. J. Watson - Author

About the Author

S J Watson was born in the Midlands, lives in London and worked in the NHS for a number of years. In 2009 Watson was accepted into the first Faber Academy 'Writing a Novel' Course, a programme that covers all aspects of the novel-writing process. Before I Go to Sleep is the result. Now sold in over 30 languages around the world, Before I Go To Sleep has been also been acquired for film by Ridley Scott's production company, Scott Free, with Rowan Joffe to direct.

Featured books by S. J. Watson

Second Life

Second Life

Author: S. J. Watson Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/07/2016

She loves her husband. She's obsessed by a stranger. She's a devoted mother. She's prepared to lose everything. She knows what she's doing. She's out of control. She's innocent. She's guilty as sin. She's living two lives. She might lose both.

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Second Life

Second Life

Author: S. J. Watson Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/02/2015

The sensational new psychological thriller from the bestselling author of Before I Go To Sleep ...She loves her husband. She's obsessed by a stranger. She's a devoted mother. She's prepared to lose everything. She knows what she's doing. She's out of control. She's innocent. She's guilty as sin. She's living two lives. She might lose both ...

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Other books by S. J. Watson

Second Life

Second Life

Author: S. J. Watson Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/07/2016

She loves her husband. She's obsessed by a stranger. She's a devoted mother. She's prepared to lose everything. She knows what she's doing. She's out of control. She's innocent. She's guilty as sin. She's living two lives. She might lose both.

ebook of the month
Second Life

Second Life

Author: S. J. Watson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/11/2015

She loves her husband. She's obsessed by a stranger. She's a devoted mother. She's prepared to lose everything. She knows what she's doing. She's out of control. She's innocent. She's guilty as sin. She's living two lives. She might lose both.

Second Life

Second Life

Author: S. J. Watson Format: Audio disc Release Date: 25/02/2015

Second Life

Second Life

Author: S. J. Watson Format: CD-Audio Release Date: 19/02/2015

The sensational new psychological thriller from the bestselling author of Before I Go To Sleep . . . She loves her husband. She's obsessed by a stranger. She's a devoted mother. She's prepared to lose everything. She knows what she's doing. She's out of control. She's innocent. She's guilty as sin. She's living two lives. She might lose both . . .

Before I Go To Sleep

Before I Go To Sleep

Author: S. J. Watson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/08/2014

Memories define us. So what if you lost yours every time you went to sleep? Your name, your identity, your past, even the people you love - all forgotten overnight. And the one person you trust may only be telling you half the story. Welcome to Christine's life. Now a major film starring Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth and Mark Strong. In Cinemas' now.

Before I Go To Sleep

Before I Go To Sleep

Author: S. J. Watson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/01/2012

'As I sleep, my mind will erase everything I did today. I will wake up tomorrow as I did this morning. Thinking I'm still a child. Thinking I have a whole lifetime of choice ahead of me ...' Memories define us. So what if you lost yours every time you went to sleep? Your name, your identity, your past, even the people you love - all forgotten overnight. And the one person you trust may only be telling you half the story. Welcome to Christine's life. Now a major film starring Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth and Mark Strong. In Cinemas' now.

Before I Go To Sleep

Before I Go To Sleep

Author: S. J. Watson Format: eBook Release Date: 14/06/2011

The best debut novel Ive ever read. Tess Gerritsen, bestselling author of the Rizzoli Isles seriesAn exceptional thriller. It left my nerves jangling for hours after I finished the last page. Dennis Lehane, New York Times bestselling author of Moonlight MileS. J. Watson makes his powerful debut with this compelling, fast-paced psychological thriller, reminiscent of Shutter Island and Memento, in which an amnesiac who, following a mysterious accident, cannot remember her past or form new memories, desperately tries to uncover the truth about who she isand who she can trust.

By Command of the Emperor

By Command of the Emperor

Author: S. J. Watson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/03/1989