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    • Publication date:31 Aug 2018
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    • Publication date:04 Oct 2018

The Dream Wife

The gripping new psychological thriller with a twist you won't see coming in 2018

By Louisa de Lange

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BA Paris, Behind Closed Doors, meets Sarah Pinborough, Behind Her Eyes - an emotional, hard-hitting suspense novel with a 'clever, twisted and disturbing' ending (Elle Croft).

'That ending . . . It had me questioning everything!' Elle Croft, bestselling author of The Guilty Wife
'A startling and clever twist' Cara Hunter, bestselling author of In the Dark
'Could-never-have-predicted-that-ending' Good Housekeeping
'Thriller-writing at its best' Daily Mail

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Annie is the dream wife.

Mother to two-year-old Johnny and wife to David, she is everything her husband expects her to be - supportive, respectful and mild - but what he expects of her isn't who she truly is.

Annie is a prisoner in her home.

Her finances, her routine, her social life are all controlled by him. It's the love for her boy that she lives for, and at night she dreams of a world where she is free.

But Annie is going to fight back.



And you won't believe how she is going to do it . . .

Perfect for fans of Cara Hunter, Linda Green, Laura Marshall, Amy Lloyd, Linda Green, and Claire Allan.

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Readers LOVE The Dream Wife . . .

'A hugely promising debut. Overturns every assumption you have at the beginning in a startling and clever twist' Cara Hunter, bestselling author of In the Dark

'I absolutely raced through it and couldn't put it down! It was so unsettling and had me holding my breath the whole time. And then that ending . . . it had me questioning everything! So clever and twisted and disturbing' Elle Croft, bestselling author of The Guilty Wife

'Loved this thriller . . . kept me hooked to the end'

'Couldn't put this one down. I just had to find out what happened'

'What an ending, I wasn't expecting that'

'And of course, I was very surprised at the end too . . . there is no way you can see it coming'

'This was an absolute blinder and I loved it! Definite contender for my book club and one of my favourite reads this year!'

'Riveting and tense . . . Highly recommended'

'I couldn't put it down'

'I read psychological thrillers all the time and can nearly always guess the ending . . . but not with this book!'

'Terrifyingly well-written'

'This book is incredible . . . a unique story that has you hooked'

'Book arrived Friday afternoon and it was finished by the early hours of Sunday'

'Just when I thought I had a handle on all that was going on, the author threw me a curveball that left me reeling'

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A tense and electrifying novel with a twist that will break your heart. Fans of In the Dark by Cara Hunter, The Girl Before by JP Delaney, The Last Thing She Told Me by Linda Green, Her Name Was Rose by Claire Allan, The Innocent Wife by Amy Lloyd, Our Little Lies by Sue Watson and Behind Closed Doors by BA Paris will love this.

Biographical Notes

Louisa is a freelance copywriter, mum of a little boy and a keen runner, blogger and photographer. Turns out the combination of psychology and motherhood is a potent one. You can find her on Twitter: @paperclipgirl.

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  • ISBN: 9781409180197
  • Publication date: 04 Oct 2018
  • Page count: 368
  • Imprint: Orion
'A hugely promising debut. Overturns every assumption you have at the beginning in a startling and clever twist' — Cara Hunter, bestselling author of Close to Home
'I absolutely raced through it and couldn't put it down! It was so unsettling and had me holding my breath the whole time. And then that ending . . . it had me questioning everything! So clever and twisted and disturbing' — Elle Croft, bestselling author of The Guilty Wife
In a crowded thriller market, it's hard to stand out, but The Dream Wife by debut author Louisa de Lange pulls it off with a could-never-have-predicted-that-ending — Good Housekeeping
'A clever tale where things aren't what they seem . . . The real cleverness lies in the way the plot and those dreams weave together. This simple thriller-writing at its best' — Daily Mail
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