A trusted colleague and friend. A mother. A wife. Neve Connolly is all these things. She has also made mistakes; some small, some large, some deliberate; she is only human, after all. But now one mistake is spiralling out of control and Neve is bringing those around her into immense danger. She can’t tell the truth. So how far is she prepared to go to protect those she loves? And is she a murderer?
Husband and wife team Nicci French have established themselves as our leading proponents of psychological thrillers with their meticulous plotting and astute insight into human nature. The Lying Room characteristically combines page-turning suspense with brilliantly drawn characters and pin-sharp prose.