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In a Cottage In a Wood: The gripping new psychological thriller from the bestselling author of The Woman Next Door

About the Book

Her dream home will become her worst nightmare…

A USA Today and Sunday Times top ten bestseller. This is the dark and twisty psychological thriller from the No.1 ebook bestselling author of The Woman Next Door.

A strange encounter
Neve comes across a troubled woman called Isabelle on Waterloo Bridge late one night. Isabelle forces a parcel into Neve’s hands and jumps to her death in the icy Thames below.

An unexpected gift
Two weeks later, as Neve’s wreck of a life in London collapses, an unexpected lifeline falls into her lap – a charming cottage in Cornwall left to her by Isabelle, the woman on the bridge. The solution to all her problems.

A twisted secret
But when Neve arrives, alone in the dark woods late one night, she finds a sinister-looking bungalow with bars across its windows. And her dream home quickly becomes her worst nightmare – a house hiding a twisted secret that will change her life forever…

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Critical Praise

‘A gripping page-turner with a twisted ending. Brilliant!’ Psychologies

‘Dark, gripping and totally compelling. A genuine page-turner’ Alex Lake, bestselling author of After Anna

‘A beguiling thriller, beautifully written and suffused with a delicately rising sense of menace which builds to a nerve-shredding climax. Once again Cass Green has written a book which you’ll happily be held captive by’ Eva Dolan

‘A creepy, atmospheric and suspenseful read with a complex, believable protagonist. The plot was cleverly constructed with a twist that gave a wonderful ‘I didn’t see THAT coming’ moment. Thoroughly enjoyable! Sam Carrington, author of Saving Sophie

‘I loved it; a dark, disturbing thriller that kept me guessing to the end’ Sam Hepburn, author of Her Perfect Life

‘Unputdownable. I was hooked from the very first chapter’ Casey Kelleher, author of The Betrayed

‘I was totally sucked into this book and barely put it down till I was finished – Neve is a brilliantly drawn character who you really care about, despite her chaotic life and disastrous decisions. A great read’ Louise Voss

'An excellent psychological thriller … your heart is always racing. I flew through it and loved every second.' SJI Holliday

‘Both beautiful and moody, this book is terrifyingly plausible, perfectly paced and will linger in your conscience for a long time. Cass Green has done it again!’ June Taylor

Praise for Cass Green:

‘The Girl on the Train meets Notes on a Scandal. I read it one sitting, totally gripped.’ Erin Kelly

‘The Woman Next Door had me gripped from first page to last – completely under the spell of prim yet twisted narrator Hester, a pensioner with an exhilaratingly pitch-black heart of darkness beneath her twinset and pearls’
Ruth Ware, author of In A Dark Dark Wood

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780008248963
  • ISBN 10: 0008248966
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • On Sale: 09/21/2017
  • Pages: 320
  • List Price: 11.99 CAD
  • BISAC1: FICTION / Thrillers / Psychological
  • BISAC2: FICTION / Crime
  • BISAC3: FICTION / Literary
  • BISAC4: FICTION / Action & Adventure
  • BISAC5: FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths

In a Cottage In a Wood: The gripping new psychological thriller from the bestselling author of The Woman Next Door by Cass Green

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