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How Far We Fall

by Jane Shemilt

How Far We Fall Synopsis

FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BESTSELLING PHENOMENON DAUGHTER A wife who must keep her affair secret. A husband who has the power to bring her lover down. A marriage that could end in murder. Beth was still reeling from the end of her affair the night she met Albie - a man who knows her ex better than anyone, but has no idea of their history. He's perfectly placed to give Beth the revenge she craves - if only she can keep her secret safe. But how far is she willing to go? 'Instantly intriguing, chilling' Daily Mail 'A breathtaking dissection of a marriage' Woman & Home 'A brilliant exploration of power and responsibility, jealousy and vengeance, set against the fascinating backdrop of the world of neurosurgery' Daily Express

How Far We Fall Press Reviews

Clever * Sun * Suspenseful, brooding * Sunday Mirror * Gripping to the last page * My Weekly * Taut and thought-provoking * Woman & Home * Well-written, taut and tense -- Wendy Holden * Daily Mail * A dark and twisty tale * Heat * Thrilling * Sunday Express * Utterly gripping. A tautly-coiled spring of suspicion and suspense which builds to a devastating ending * Mail on Sunday * Builds layer upon layer of tension in a novel you won't be able to put down -- Tess Gerritsen We absolutely loved this . . . It's difficult to believe that this accomplished book is a debut -- Richard & Judy Book Club Praise for Jane Shemilt * - * We couldn't put this down * Take a Break * A brilliant exploration of power and responsibility, jealously and vengeance, set against the fascinating backdrop of the world of neurosurgery * Daily Express * A modern Macbeth, with a compelling sense of place, good twists, and a tense, intense ending -- Sarah Vaughan * bestselling author of Anatomy of a Scandal * Instantly intriguing, chilling * Daily Mail * Breathtaking dissection of a marriage * Woman & Home *

Book Information

ISBN: 9780718180904
Publication date: 20th September 2018
Author: Jane Shemilt
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 384 pages
Categories: Thriller / suspense, Crime & mystery, Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Jane Shemilt

While working as a GP, Jane Shemilt completed a postgraduate diploma in Creative Writing at Bristol University and went on to study for the MA in Creative Writing at Bath Spa, gaining both with distinction. Her first novel, Daughter, was selected for the Richard and Judy Book Club, shortlisted for the Edgar Award and the Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize, and went on to become the bestselling debut novel of 2014. She and her husband, a professor of neurosurgery, have five children and live in Bristol.

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