J. A. Baker
Getting to know your neighbors can be murder in this psychological thriller from the author of The Woman at Number 19. Phoebe and her disabled husband, Martyn, move into a new house in a village on the edge of County Durham. They plan to lead a quiet existence, a set up that suits them both. Then Anna, who lives over the road and is bored of spending her days alone, seeks friendship with Phoebe, and events take a dark turn. Phoebe has secrets and...
2) The Retreat
A chilling novel of a fragile marriage, a remote house above the North Sea, and a dark secret that may change everything. Chamber Cottage, a coastguard residence that sits high up on the North Yorkshire cliffs overlooking the North Sea, is home to Alec and Peggy. Damaged by their childhoods and estranged from family members, they are trying to get on with their lives and find comfort in each other-though their marriage suffers from strain. Both are...