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You Were Gone

by Tim Weaver

Part of the David Raker Missing Persons Series

Crime and Mystery Thriller and Suspense

You Were Gone Synopsis


I buried you. I mourned you . . . But now you're back. A woman walks into a police station. She has no phone and no ID, just a piece of paper that reads 'David Raker'. She says she's his wife. She looks just like her. She knows everything about him. But David buried his wife eight years ago. Is this really the woman he loved? Did he really say goodbye? Or is he losing his mind? Raker needs to find out the truth before it's too late, because he is now the prime suspect in her disappearance . . .

About This Edition

ISBN: 9781405934688
Publication date: 21st February 2019
Author: Tim Weaver
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 512 pages
Primary Genre Crime and Mystery
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Tim Weaver Press Reviews

Perfect plotting - Bookgeeks

Genuinely original -- Gillian McAllister - bestselling author of Everything but the Truth

The story-telling is little short of brilliant - Crime Fiction Lover

A dark, complex and visceral read - Financial Times

Weaver's books get better each time - tense, complex, written with flair as well as care - Guardian

I never guessed any of the twists -- Claire Douglas - bestselling author of Last Seen Alive

Enthralling, intriguing -- Liz Nugent - bestselling author of Lying in Wait

The rising star of British crime -- Tony Parsons, bestselling author of the DC Max Wolfe series One of this country's most respected, bestselling crime writers . . . Catch him at once - Daily Mail

So many twists and surprises - The Times

Thrilling - Richard & Judy Book Club

Packed with twists - Daily Express

It had me racing to the end -- Fiona Barton - bestselling author of The Child

Terrific - Sunday Times

Praise for Tim Weaver - -

Weaver's David Raker series just keeps getting better. . .This is a page-turner of the highest order. If you're not already a Raker fan, you will be after reading this - Connaught Telegraph

Tense and twisty, with an emotional punch and an intriguing plot. It's gripping stuff -- Karen Perry - bestselling author of Girl Unknown

Kept me guessing until the final page -- Jane Corry - bestselling author of My Husband's Wife

His most serpentine and satisfying yet - Daily Mail

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About Tim Weaver

Tim Weaver was born in 1977. At eighteen, he left school and started working in magazine journalism, and has since gone on to develop a successful career writing about films, TV, sport, games and technology. He is married with a young daughter, and lives near Bath.

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