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The Lying Game

Ruth Ware

  • Paperback
The text message arrives in the small hours of the night. It's just three words: I need you. Isa drops everything, takes her baby daughter and heads straight to Salten. She spent the most significant days of her life at boarding school on the marshes there, days which still cast their shadow over her.
The Lying Game
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Release Date
15th June, 2017

Publisher Description

Four friends. One promise. But someone isn't telling the truth. The twisting new mystery from bestselling phenomenon Ruth Ware. The text message arrives in the small hours of the night. It's just three words: I need you. Isa drops everything, takes her baby daughter and heads straight to Salten. She spent the most significant days of her life at boarding school on the marshes there, days which still cast their shadow over her. At school Isa and her three best friends used to play the Lying Game. They competed to convince people of the most outrageous stories. Now, after seventeen years of secrets, something terrible has been found on the beach. Something which will force Isa to confront her past, together with the three women she hasn't seen for years, but has never forgotten. Theirs is no cosy reunion: Salten isn't a safe place for them, not after what they did. It's time for the women to get their story straight...

Author Biography

Ruth Ware's first two thrillers, In a Dark, Dark Wood and The Woman in Cabin 10, were international smash-hits, and appeared on bestseller list around the world, including the Sunday Times and New York Times. The film rights to her debut were snapped up by New Line Cinema, and her books are published in more than 40 languages. Ruth lives near Brighton with her family. to find out more.

Review

"Atmospheric, mysterious, gripping." Marian Keyes on THE LYING GAME "Ruth Ware is one of the best suspense writers out there and The Lying Game is her strongest book yet. A gripping, unpredictable narrative that shifts like sand underfoot, and a plot that turns like the tide." Erin Kelly, bestselling author of HE SAID, SHE SAID "Cancel your plans for the weekend when you sit down with this book, because you won't want to move until it's over." Kirkus, Starred Review

Product Details

Author
Ruth Ware
Publisher
Vintage Publishing
Year
2017
ISBN-10
1911215027
ISBN-13
9781911215028
Format
Paperback
Publication Date
2017-06-15
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Pages
384