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Karen Hamilton - Author

About the Author

Karen Hamilton spent her childhood in Angola, Zimbabwe, Belgium and Italy and worked as a flight attendant for many years. Karen is a recent graduate of the Faber Academy and, having now put down roots in Hampshire to raise her young family with her husband, she satisfies her wanderlust by exploring the world through her writing. Karen's first novel, The Perfect Girlfriend, was a Sunday Times bestseller. The Last Wife is her latest novel.

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The Last Wife

The Last Wife

Author: Karen Hamilton Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/06/2020

THE BRILLIANT NEW PSYCHOLOGICAL DRAMA FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE PERFECT GIRLFRIEND Two women. A dying wish. And a web of lies that will bring their world crashing down. Nina and Marie were best friends-until Nina was diagnosed with a terminal illness. Before she died, Nina asked Marie to fulfill her final wishes. But her mistake was in thinking Marie was someone she could trust. What Nina didn't know was that Marie always wanted her beautiful life, and that Marie has an agenda of her own. She'll do anything to get what she wants. Marie thinks she can keep her promise to her friend's family on her own terms. But what she doesn't know is that Nina was hiding explosive secrets of her own... Praise for THE PERFECT GIRLFRIEND (The Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller) Let this supremely enjoyable thriller whisk you up, up and away. Buckle your seatbelts, you're in for a very bumpy ride... Sunday Mirror This debut novel is written with a gleeful zeal ... Juliette is such a memorable, grippingly unpredictable character Daily Express Be prepared to put your life on hold for The Perfect Girlfriend Good Housekeeping

The Last Wife

The Last Wife

Author: Karen Hamilton Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/06/2020

THE BRILLIANT NEW PSYCHOLOGICAL DRAMA FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE PERFECT GIRLFRIEND Two women. A dying wish. And a web of lies that will bring their world crashing down. Nina and Marie were best friends-until Nina was diagnosed with a terminal illness. Before she died, Nina asked Marie to fulfill her final wishes. But her mistake was in thinking Marie was someone she could trust. What Nina didn't know was that Marie always wanted her beautiful life, and that Marie has an agenda of her own. She'll do anything to get what she wants. Marie thinks she can keep her promise to her friend's family on her own terms. But what she doesn't know is that Nina was hiding explosive secrets of her own... Praise for THE PERFECT GIRLFRIEND (The Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller) Let this supremely enjoyable thriller whisk you up, up and away. Buckle your seatbelts, you're in for a very bumpy ride... Sunday Mirror This debut novel is written with a gleeful zeal ... Juliette is such a memorable, grippingly unpredictable character Daily Express Be prepared to put your life on hold for The Perfect Girlfriend Good Housekeeping

Q: Skills for Success: Level 4: eading and Writing Teacher's Handbook with Teacher's Access Card

Q: Skills for Success: Level 4: eading and Writing Teacher's Handbook with Teacher's Access Card

Author: Karen Hamilton Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 20/02/2020

Q: Skills for Success is renowned for helping students to achieve academic success in English. The Third Edition helps students to develop the techniques and critical thinking skills they need for academic study with new Critical Thinking Strategies, updated texts and topics and 100% new assessment. The Teacher's Handbook with Teacher's Access card includes a printed Teacher's Handbook along with access to iQ Online Practice with Teacher Resources and the Classroom Presentation Tool. iQ Online Practice with Teacher Resources provides all the course resources, teaching notes and answer keys you need for Q: Skills for Success Third Edition, plus assessment, classroom management and professional development resources. Deliver heads-up lessons with the Classroom Presentation Tool, a digital resource for the front of the class with an extensive range of easy-to-use features. *The Q: Skills for Success impact study was conducted between September 2018 and March 2019. Oxford Impact is how Oxford University Press evaluates its educational products and services so that teachers and learners can be sure that our resources make a positive difference.

The Perfect Girlfriend

The Perfect Girlfriend

Author: Karen Hamilton Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/01/2019

YOU'VE NEVER READ A LOVE STORY AS TWISTED AS THIS. Perfect for fans of THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW, ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL, and THE GIRL BEFORE. Meet Juliette. She's intelligent, driven, committed - and in love. Juliette loves Nate. She will follow him anywhere. She's even become a flight attendant for his airline, so she can keep a closer eye on him. They are meant to be. The fact that Nate broke up with her six months ago means nothing. Because Juliette has a plan to win him back. She is the perfect girlfriend. And she'll make sure no one stops her from getting exactly what she wants. True love hurts, but Juliette knows it's worth all the pain... 'You don't often come across a character who is both sociopathic and compelling. Buckle your seatbelts, you're in for a very bumpy ride ... Let this supremely enjoyable thriller whisk you up, up and away' Sunday Mirror 'This debut novel is written with a gleeful zeal ... Juliette is a memorable, grippingly unpredictable character' Daily Express 'An addictive psycological thriller... Unhinged' Culturefly 'Be prepared to put your life on hold' Good Housekeeping

The Perfect Girlfriend

The Perfect Girlfriend

Author: Karen Hamilton Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/05/2018

YOU'VE NEVER READ A LOVE STORY AS TWISTED AS THIS. ***THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER*** Perfect for fans of THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW, ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL, and THE GIRL BEFORE. Meet Juliette. She's intelligent, driven, committed - and in love. Juliette loves Nate. She will follow him anywhere. She's even become a flight attendant for his airline, so she can keep a closer eye on him. They are meant to be. The fact that Nate broke up with her six months ago means nothing. Because Juliette has a plan to win him back. She is the perfect girlfriend. And she'll make sure no one stops her from getting exactly what she wants. True love hurts, but Juliette knows it's worth all the pain... 'You don't often come across a character who is both sociopathic and compelling. Buckle your seatbelts, you're in for a very bumpy ride ... Let this supremely enjoyable thriller whisk you up, up and away' Sunday Mirror 'This debut novel is written with a gleeful zeal ... Juliette is a memorable, grippingly unpredictable character' Daily Express 'An addictive psycological thriller... Unhinged' Culturefly 'Be prepared to put your life on hold' Good Housekeeping

The Perfect Girlfriend

The Perfect Girlfriend

Author: Karen Hamilton Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/03/2018

YOU'VE NEVER READ A LOVE STORY AS TWISTED AS THIS. ***THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER*** Perfect for fans of THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW, ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL, and THE GIRL BEFORE. Meet Juliette. She's intelligent, driven, committed - and in love. Juliette loves Nate. She will follow him anywhere. She's even become a flight attendant for his airline, so she can keep a closer eye on him. They are meant to be. The fact that Nate broke up with her six months ago means nothing. Because Juliette has a plan to win him back. She is the perfect girlfriend. And she'll make sure no one stops her from getting exactly what she wants. True love hurts, but Juliette knows it's worth all the pain... 'You don't often come across a character who is both sociopathic and compelling. Buckle your seatbelts, you're in for a very bumpy ride ... Let this supremely enjoyable thriller whisk you up, up and away' Sunday Mirror 'This debut novel is written with a gleeful zeal ... Juliette is a memorable, grippingly unpredictable character' Daily Express 'An addictive psycological thriller... Unhinged' Culturefly 'Be prepared to put your life on hold' Good Housekeeping

The Perfect Girlfriend

The Perfect Girlfriend

Author: Karen Hamilton Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/02/2018

YOU'VE NEVER READ A LOVE STORY AS TWISTED AS THIS. THE MUST-READ THRILLER OF 2018... Perfect for fans of THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW, ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL, and THE GIRL BEFORE. Meet Juliette. She's intelligent, driven, committed - and in love. Some readers find her... 'Obsessed and delusional' 'Like Glenn Close in Fatal Attraction... on steroids!' 'Single white female... from the other side' 'Truly the most psychotic girlfriend' 'Completely unhinged ... but you just can't help rooting for her' ----------------- Juliette loves Nate. She will follow him anywhere. She's even become a flight attendant for his airline, so she can keep a closer eye on him. They are meant to be. The fact that Nate broke up with her six months ago means nothing. Because Juliette has a plan to win him back. She is the perfect girlfriend. And she'll make sure no one stops her from getting exactly what she wants. True love hurts, but Juliette knows it's worth all the pain... ------------------ 'Brilliant and terrifying' Fiona Cummins, author of RATTLE 'So addictive it should come with a warning' Alice Feeney, author of SOMETIMES I LIE 'One of the best twisted narrators I've ever read' C.J. Tudor, author of THE CHALK MAN 'Thrillingly different and totally gripping. I loved it!' Laura Marshall, author of FRIEND REQUEST

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