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THE MAIDENS (HB)
Alex Michaelides
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We all keep secrets. Even from ourselves.


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Safer Than Houses
Frances Fyfield

Classification : Thriller, Crime & Mystery
Pub Date : Jun 08, 2006
Imprint : Time Warner Paperbacks
Page Extent : 288
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780751536218
Price : 575

About the book
Sarah Fortune inherited her flat from one of her many lovers. Now a son has appeared claiming it is his, morally if not strictly legally, and he is using illegal means to persuade Sarah to give it up: abusive letters threatening her personal harm. As it becomes more difficult to ignore these missives, Sarah comes across Henry, a timid, lonely man whose upstairs neighbour is using every trick in the racketeer landlord's book to make him leave his home: litter in the shared hallway, continual noise, poison set out for his cat. It seems that if they swap accommodation for a while they may be able to deal with each other's problems. But these two strangers have unknown connections in common: a well-meaning widow, a struggling therapist, and a man who sets fire to other people's property for a living ...

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Frances Fyfield
Frances Fyfield is a criminal lawyer, a trade she has used to huge success in many of her novels. She lives in London and in Deal, by the sea which is her passion. She has won several awards, includ...(+)
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