Author(s): Lesley Thomson
A haunted house, a broken family and a body that has never been found... January, 1987: Helen Honeysett, a young newlywed, sets off for an evening run from her Thames-side cottage. She never comes home. January, 2016: Twenty-nine years later, Helen's body has never been found. Her husband asks private detective Stella Darnell to find out what happened all those years ago. But how can you hunt a killer whose trail has long gone cold?
'Cleverly plotted with plenty of tension, drama, and warmly drawn characters' Sixty Plus Surfer. 'The author has a great gift for atmosphere. I still felt the chilly, damp and haunted towpath long after I closed the book at the end of the last chapter' Mystery People. 'A haunting and gripping novel' Your Dog, Book of the Month. 'A really exciting read' TripFiction. 'Lesley Thomson is now firmly established as one of our leading crime writers' Elly Griffiths.
Lesley Thomson grew up in west London. Her first novel, A Kind of Vanishing, won the People's Book Prize in 2010. Her second novel, The Detective's Daughter, was a #1 bestseller and sold over 500,000 copies.