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The Sleeper

by Emily Barr

eBooks of the Month Family Drama Thriller and Suspense

The Sleeper Synopsis

Two strangers meet on a train. Only one gets off...

Lara Finch is living a lie. Everyone thinks she has a happy life in Cornwall, married to the devoted Sam, but in fact she is desperately bored. When she is offered a new job that involves commuting to London by sleeper train, she meets Guy and starts an illicit affair. But then Lara vanishes from the night train without a trace. Only her friend Iris disbelieves the official version of events, and sets out to find her. For Iris, it is the start of a voyage that will take her further than she's ever travelled and on to a trail of old crimes and dark secrets. For Lara, it is the end of a journey that started a long time ago. A journey she must finish, before it destroys her...

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ISBN: 9780755388004
Publication date: 04/07/2013
Publisher: Headline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780755388004
Publication date: 4th July 2013
Author: Emily Barr
Publisher: Headline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 416 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Family Drama, Thriller / Suspense,
Categories: Thriller / suspense,

About Emily Barr

Emily Barr worked as a journalist in London but always hankered after a quiet room and a book to write. She went travelling for a year, which gave her an idea for a novel set in the world of backpackers in Asia. This became Backpack, an adult thriller which won the WH Smith New Talent Award, and she has since written eleven more adult novels published in the UK and around the world. The One Memory of Flora Banks is her first novel for young adults. She lives in Cornwall with her partner and their children.

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