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Saturday Requiem by Nicci French
  

Saturday Requiem

Part of the Frieda Klein Series
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Oh my word, ‘Saturday Requiem’ is another stunning, provocative and captivating addition to the Frieda Klein series. Frieda Klein is asked to assess a woman who was found guilty and imprisoned for the murder of her family. As Frieda investigates the tragedy, she stirs up trouble, in more ways than one. Danger hovers in the background, it never truly goes away and haunts the steps of Frieda. The author combination behind Nicci French works brilliantly, there are no seams to trip over, instead their writing blends into a tension-filled pit of wonderful. I have absolutely loved this series, the fact that each of the six novels so far, all highlight a sequential day of the week suggests that the next title, on the last day, Sunday, is going to be an absolute belter! ~ Liz Robinson

If you like Nicci French you might also like to read books by Ruth Rendell, Morag Joss and Minette Walters.

Synopsis

Saturday Requiem by Nicci French

Thirteen years ago eighteen-year-old Hannah Docherty was arrested for the brutal murder of her family. It was an open-shut case and Hannah's been incarcerated in a secure hospital ever since. When psychotherapist Frieda Klein is asked to meet Hannah and give her assessment of her, she reluctantly agrees. What she finds horrifies her. And Frieda is haunted by the thought that Hannah might be as much of a victim as her family; that something wasn't right all those years ago. And as Hannah's case takes hold of her, Frieda soon begins to realize that she's up against someone who'll go to any lengths to protect themself.

Reviews

'Nicci French's sophisticated, compassionate and gripping crime novels stand head and shoulders above the competition.' -- Sophie Hannah

'Brilliantly crafted ... masterly control of suspense' Daily Mirror

'Tense, frightening, gripping' Easy Living

'Dark, nerve-tingling and addictive' Daily Express

'Magnificent' Evening Standard

'French leads the field' Sunday Express

About the Author

Nicci French

Nicci French was our Guest Editor in April 2014 - click here - to see the books that inspired their writing.

Nicci French is the pseudonym for the writing partnership of journalists Nicci Gerrard and Sean French. The couple are married and live in Suffolk. There are fourteen other bestselling novels by Nicci French, all published by Penguin. Blue Monday was the first thrilling story in the Frieda Klein series, followed by Tuesday's Gone, Waiting for Wednesday, Thursday's Child, Friday on My Mind and Saturday Requiem.

Author photo © Mark Read

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Publication date

9th March 2017

Author

Nicci French

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Publisher

Penguin Books Ltd

Format

Paperback
400 pages

Categories

Crime / Mystery
Thriller / Suspense
UK Top 10
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Crime & mystery
Thriller / suspense

ISBN

9781405918619

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