In a Dark, Dark Wood

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Harvill Secker, Jul 15, 2015 - Female friendship - 352 pages

Someone's getting married. Someone's getting murdered.

In a dark, dark wood

Nora hasn't seen Clare for ten years. Not since Nora walked out of school one day and never went back.

There was a dark, dark house

Until, out of the blue, an invitation to Clare's hen do arrives. Is this a chance for Nora to finally put her past behind her?

And in the dark, dark house there was a dark, dark room

But something goes wrong. Very wrong.

And in the dark, dark room....

Some things can't stay secret for ever.

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User Review  - stephanie_M - LibraryThing

Not a bad book. But not particularly amazing one. It's laden with a sociopath no one recognizes, a couple plot-twists you see coming, a convo that should have been had ten years ago, a slip-of-the-lip ... Read full review

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User Review  - suline - LibraryThing

Read The Woman in Cabin 10 first, over a year ago. Then picked this up. Kept thinking the heroine was the same character in both books. The author needs to change it up a bit, unless it really was the ... Read full review

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About the author (2015)

Ruth Ware grew up in Lewes, in East Sussex. After graduating from Manchester University she moved to Paris, before settling in north London. Married, with two small children, she has worked as a waitress, a bookseller, a teacher of English as a foreign language and a press officer. Her debut thriller, In a Dark, Dark Wood was a Sunday Times and New York Times Top Twenty bestseller and has been optioned by Reese Witherspoon. The Woman in Cabin 10, was also a top ten bestseller in both the UK and USA.

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