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No Place to Hide by Susan Lewis
  

No Place to Hide

Family Drama   Crime / Mystery   Thriller / Suspense   eBook Favourites   

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Overflowing with suspense, this is a dramatic and gripping family tale. Justine attempts to start a brand new life in the USA and bury all evidence of her old one in England, however fate isn't prepared to hold her hand. The story varies between the present and the past, eighteen years previously gradually moves forward in time to meet the present day. Susan Lewis knows exactly how to march the tension levels to an almost unbearable level, she also knows exactly when to release them in order to run riot across the page. ‘No Place to Hide’ effectively presents a family like any other and then proves that nightmare scenarios can ignore boundaries, rampage through respectability and tear apart happiness. Steeped in heartache, torment and grief, there is an undeniable tenderness and consideration that sits alongside these difficult emotions, making this a wonderfully compelling read. ~ Liz Robinson

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Reader Reviews

In addition to our Lovereading expert opinion some of our Reader Review Panel were also lucky enough to read and review Susan Lewis's earlier title, Too Close to Home. You can click here to read the full reviews.

  • Sharon Butler - 'As an already huge fan of Susan Lewis, I wasn't surprised to find that I loved this book. The sensitive subject matter is very well tackled and at times brought me to tears. HIGHLY recommended.'
  • Judith Waring - 'I read the synopsis on the back before I got stuck in and thought I had the answer worked out already...silly me!! I devoured this book within four days of receiving it.'
  • Ann Quintilla - 'A page-turning story about bullying, deceit and fractured relationships.'
  • Marie Fitzgerald - 'I defy anyone to read this book slowly or without crying. What a privilege to read such an emotive story.'
  • Sarah Harper - 'The story of a perfect family torn apart. Slow at first, it gains momentum towards a shocking conclusion.'
  • Ceri Forster - 'Well constructed, realistic and easy to get lost in.Fans of Nora Roberts and Jodi Picoult will not be disappointed.'
  • Jane Ashbrook - 'Always readable but a little disappointing.'
  • Liz stein - 'A gripping but sad read, with believable characters in real life situations, which was hard to put down.'
  • Amanda Gray - 'Relatable, engaging and addictive, Lewis created something special in this novel that not only helped me understand teens as a parent but also understand more about the characters inside.'
  • Jacqueline Harper - 'This is no light-weight summer read. Brilliantly written, Susan Lewis highlights the dangers our teenagers can face inside their own rooms & how easy it can be to miss the signs.'
  • Phylippa Smithson - 'A family broken largely by the single, significant act of a Father, Husband, Business Partner, Father-in-Law and Friend – superbly engaging relationship plot.'
  • Lisa Hall - 'This was an excellent read, and one that tugged at my heartstrings completely.'
  • Pam Kennedy - 'I do not normally like this sort of book - one partner leaves home and, after trials and tribulations, the other partner finds someone else or the partner returns. I did however enjoy this book.'
  • Cathy Burman - 'A real page turner, a compelling, tear jerking, spellbinding storyline, which will have your emotions jumping all over the place. I loved this book.'
  • Rebecca Whymark - 'Storytelling at its best. Well done Susan on another excellent novel. Great for holiday reading! Can't wait for her next one!'
  • Beth Winsor - 'Good ideas, poor execution.'

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Synopsis

No Place to Hide by Susan Lewis

Justine Cantrell has a terrible secret to hide. The compelling and moving new novel from the Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author of Too Close to Home, Behind Closed Doors, No Child of Mine and Don't Let Me Go. Why has Justine Cantrell suddenly changed her name, abandoned the husband and family she loves and a successful business to start a new life in a place many thousands of miles away? There isn't a man involved, but there is a terrible secret that she must hide from her new friends and neighbours as securely as she needs to hide herself from those she's left behind. What is Justine's Secret?


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Reviews

Susan Lewis is on top form in an emotionally charged and powerful novel ... one cannot fail to be moved by this heart-wrenching and sensitively written story. Blackpool Gazette Nobody's better at getting to the heart and soul of her characters and fans will love this moving story ... an emotionally gripping twist. Peterborough Telegraph


About the Author

Susan Lewis

Susan Lewis was born in Bristol. She worked in television for HTV West in Bristol and it was here that she wrote her first three novels. She is now the bestselling author of over thirty novels. She is also the author of Just One More Day and One Day at a Time, the moving memoirs of her childhood. She lives and writes in Gloucestershire.

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Publication date

13th August 2015

Author

Susan Lewis

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Publisher

Century an imprint of Cornerstone

Format

Hardback
416 pages

Categories

Family Drama
Crime / Mystery
Thriller / Suspense
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Romance

ISBN

9781780891804

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