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The Wreckage

The Wreckage

‘Immersive, compulsive and gripping’ C. L. Taylor

‘Clever and compelling’ Fiona Barton

Things will never be the same again…

Ben is driving on the motorway, on his usual commute to the school where he works.

A day like any other, except for Adam, who in a last despairing act jumps in front of Ben’s car, and in killing himself, turns the teacher’s world upside down.

Wracked with guilt and desperate to clear his conscience, Ben develops a friendship with Alice, Adam’s widow, and her 7-year-old son Max.

But as he tries to escape the trauma of the wreckage, could Ben go too far in trying to make amends?

Gripping and sinister, The Wreckage is guaranteed to keep you up all night…
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Thriller / Suspense

On Sale: 6th February 2020

Price: £12.99

ISBN-13: 9781409194200


Superb characterisation and a devilish twist that took me completely by surprise.
Mark Edwards
A disturbing and utterly compelling read - I loved it!
K.L. Slater, author of Blink
Immersive, compulsive and gripping.
C.L. Taylor
An exceedingly good debut novel, that tackles serious issues with real compassion and empathy, allows the characters to draw you in and feel their pain, and keeps you guessing...
Joy Ellis
Gripping with a great twist!
Harriet Tyce, author of Blood Orange
A terrific debut exploring the vulnerabilities and co-dependency of damaged individuals. I loved the wonderfully subtle but insistent note of menace woven into the narrative, winding me into the colliding worlds of Ben and Alice and pushing me on to finish it. Clever and compelling!
Fiona Barton
I was completely gripped from the very first page. I absolutely loved - and loathed - the slow, steady unfolding of your worst nightmare relationship. Robin Morgan-Bentley is a master of hold-your-breath suspense.
Mel B
The tension builds beautifully and the twist hits you like a ten-ton truck.
Mail on Sunday
An exciting debut. Such a different take on things to read from a male point of view. Fresh and enthralling.
Mel Sherratt
It doesn't feel like a first novel at all, it's written with the confidence of someone several books into their writing career. I absolutely loved Alice and her sarcasm. It's a great original idea, and the style reminded me in parts of authors like Clare Mackintosh, TM Logan and Mark Edwards.
John Marrs, author of THE ONE
This thriller is so gripping because it could happen to anyone. The Wreckage is original, intelligent and utterly compelling. I loved it.
Matt Lucas
This is a terrifying psychological thriller - credible & gut-wrenching. It takes scary to a new level. We are cunningly forced into the pit of obsession. Completely successful, an exciting new writer. I loved it.
Miriam Margolyes