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Claire Allan - Author

About the Author

Claire Allan is an Irish author who has previously written women's fiction. Apple of My Eye is her second psychological thriller following 2018's Her Name Was Rose.

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Other books by Claire Allan

The Liar's Daughter

The Liar's Daughter

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/01/2020

`AMAZING!' Marian Keyes No one deserves to be taken before their time. Do they? Joe McKee - pillar of the Derry community - is dead. As arrangements are made for the traditional Irish wake, friends and family are left reeling at how cancer could have taken this much-loved man so soon. But grief is the last thing that Joe's daughter Ciara and step-daughter Heidi feel. For they knew the real Joe - the man who was supposed to protect them and did anything but. As the mourners gather, the police do too, with doubt being cast over whether Joe's death was due to natural causes. Because the lies that Joe told won't be taken to the grave after all - and the truth gives his daughters the best possible motive for killing him... A gripping suspense novel about deadly secrets and lies. The perfect read for fans of Clare Mackintosh.

Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/05/2019

`AMAZING' Marian Keyes I disappeared on a Tuesday afternoon. I was there one minute and the next I was gone. They've never found my body... It's six in the morning during the hottest summer on record when Elizabeth O'Loughlin, out walking her dog, comes across Clare, a victim of a horrific knife attack, clinging onto life at the side of the road. Clare dies minutes later, but not before whispering her haunting last words to Elizabeth. When it becomes clear that Clare's killer has more than one murder on his mind, Elizabeth has to take drastic action or face losing everything. But what if she can't stop a killer determined never to be forgotten? What readers are saying about Forget Me Not: Wow. This book was absolutely fantastic! An intense psychological thriller... many twists and turns... an exceptional read' My first Claire Allan book but won't be my last! I flew through this creepy little thriller An adrenaline rush from beginning to end. One of those I couldn't put down books, full of twists and turns I was hooked! Full of twists and turns that will have you guessing right up till the end of this excellent book. I loved it Thoroughly enjoyable with an amazing cast of characters that you cannot help but engage with. A fast paced, well written and suspenseful read... kept me on the edge of my seat biting my nails Wow. This book was absolutely fantastic. I read this book in one sitting. Probably Allan's best book yet! A compulsively readable and engrossing tale that sends shivers down the spine and will have readers cowering behind the sofa. Ingeniously plotted, brilliantly written and cleverly told, Forget Me Not is a pacy thriller that continues to propel best-selling author Claire Allan straight on the path to superstardom. Another winner from Claire Allan's twisted pen!

Her Name Was Rose

Her Name Was Rose

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/09/2018

The USA Today bestseller `AMAZING. I read it in one go. I was totally hooked.' MARIAN KEYES `Utterly addictive. Compulsive, twisty, tense.' CLAIRE DOUGLAS, author of Local Girl Missing Her name was Rose. You watched her die. And her death has created a vacancy. When Emily lets a stranger step out in front of her, she never imagines that split second will change her life. But after Emily watches a car plough into the young mother - killing her instantly - she finds herself unable to move on. And then she makes a decision she can never take back. Because Rose had everything Emily had ever dreamed of. A beautiful, loving family, a great job and a stunning home. And now Rose's husband misses his wife, and their son needs a mother. Why couldn't Emily fill that space? But as Emily is about to discover, no one's life is perfect ... and not everything is as it seems.

Her Name Was Rose

Her Name Was Rose

Author: Claire Allan Format: eBook Release Date: 28/06/2018

Her name was Rose. You watched her die. And her death has created a vacancy. Rose Grahame had everything Emily D'Arcy dreams of. A handsome husband, a stunning home and a baby boy with twinkling blue eyes and a smile that would brighten the darkest of days. It's a stark contrast to Emily's life - her dead-end job, her borderline addiction to drink and pills, her failed engagement and her cluttered flat. But the women's lives are about to collide - and nothing will ever be the same again. Strangers in a lift in a shopping centre, Emily gestures to Rose to go ahead of her when they reach the bottom floor. But tragedy strikes when a car ploughs into the young mum - killing her instantly - before driving off at speed. But was this a tragic accident? Or was it more than that? And just how involved is Emily truly going to become? With twists that will keep you guessing until the very end, Her Name Was Rose makes you question who you can really trust and if any of us are truly honest about ourselves in the social media obsessed world.

Her Name Was Rose

Her Name Was Rose

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/06/2018

The USA Today bestseller `AMAZING. I read it in one go. I was totally hooked.' MARIAN KEYES `Utterly addictive. Compulsive, twisty, tense.' CLAIRE DOUGLAS, author of Local Girl Missing Her name was Rose. You watched her die. And her death has created a vacancy. When Emily lets a stranger step out in front of her, she never imagines that split second will change her life. But after Emily watches a car plough into the young mother - killing her instantly - she finds herself unable to move on. And then she makes a decision she can never take back. Because Rose had everything Emily had ever dreamed of. A beautiful, loving family, a great job and a stunning home. And now Rose's husband misses his wife, and their son needs a mother. Why couldn't Emily fill that space? But as Emily is about to discover, no one's life is perfect ... and not everything is as it seems.

Her Name Was Rose

Her Name Was Rose

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/06/2018

The USA Today bestseller `AMAZING. I read it in one go. I was totally hooked.' MARIAN KEYES `Utterly addictive. Compulsive, twisty, tense.' CLAIRE DOUGLAS, author of Local Girl Missing Her name was Rose. You watched her die. And her death has created a vacancy. When Emily lets a stranger step out in front of her, she never imagines that split second will change her life. But after Emily watches a car plough into the young mother - killing her instantly - she finds herself unable to move on. And then she makes a decision she can never take back. Because Rose had everything Emily had ever dreamed of. A beautiful, loving family, a great job and a stunning home. And now Rose's husband misses his wife, and their son needs a mother. Why couldn't Emily fill that space? But as Emily is about to discover, no one's life is perfect ... and not everything is as it seems. 'A powerful and emotional psychological thriller that will keep you guessing and leave you breathless.' C. L. TAYLOR, author of The Fear `I devoured it in a couple of days. Claire Allan managed to maintain an unsettling sense of unease that started at the very beginning and didn't let up at all.' ELLE CROFT, author of The Guilty Wife `A psychological thriller with a heart: taut, emotionally challenging and unlike so many thrillers, each twist and turn is here because it deserves to be and not for the sake of it.' JOHN MARRS, author of THE ONE

Still You

Still You

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/09/2015

The First Time I Said Goodbye

The First Time I Said Goodbye

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/06/2014

The First Time I Said Goodbye

The First Time I Said Goodbye

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/08/2013

What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?

What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/04/2013

If Only You Knew

If Only You Knew

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/07/2012

It's Got to be Perfect

It's Got to be Perfect

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/05/2011

Feels Like Maybe

Feels Like Maybe

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/05/2009

Rainy Days and Tuesdays

Rainy Days and Tuesdays

Author: Claire Allan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/02/2008

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