Combining the narrative drive and psychological suspense of BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP, with hard-hitting, thought-provoking themes, as Simon Lelic, WHAT LIES WITHIN is an exciting debut from a brilliant new voice in fiction
_________________'Thank goodness for Katie Fforde, the perfect author to bring comfort in difficult times. 1 Sunday Times bestselling author of Recipe for Love, A French Affair and The Perfect Match.Sarah Stratford is a wedding planner hiding a rather inconvenient truth - she doesn't believe in love.
As she sits in her Bloomsbury home, with her two birds for company, elderly Harriet Baxter sets out to relate the story of her acquaintance, nearly four decades previously, with Ned Gillespie, a talented artist who never achieved the fame she maintains he deserved.
Alternating between the Dublin of the 1920s and 30s and the present day, this novel explores issues of male pride, family and estrangement. The author follows the fortunes of a father and son and their respective families as if seen during two different time frames.
London, 1850. Fog in the air and filth in the streets, from the rat-infested graveyard of Tom-All-Alone's to the elegant chambers in Lincoln's Inn Fields, where the formidable lawyer Edward Tulkinghorn has powerful clients to protect, and a deadly secret to hide. Only that secret is now under threat from a shadowy and unseen adversary.
'Gripping, vivid, and very, very entertaining. I loved it.' Roddy Doyle 'A star of fantasy fiction'. Eoin Colfer Sligo 1832. The cholera epidemic sweeps across Ireland like a secret, bringing with it a family of four hundred year old Vampires. Unsuspecting orphan, Valentine, is unaware of the Vampires ...