S J Watson
“Quite simply the best debut novel I’ve ever read” Tess Gerritsen
“Brilliant in its pacing, profound in its central question, suspenseful on every page – and satisfying in its thriller ending” Anita Shreve“
“A deft, perceptive exploration of a fascinating neurological condition, and a cracking good thriller” Lionel Shriver
These are just a few of the rave reviews that met publication of Before I Go To Sleep by S J Watson. We are therefore delighted to announce that he’s back with a new novel, and will be joining us to discuss Second Life on Thursday 19th February.
How well do we know our family, our closest friends? How well do we really know ourselves? Julia is a respected, professional woman with great friends, close family, a secure and happy life. Then she returns home one evening to the devastating news that her beloved sister has been brutally murdered. The police investigation leads nowhere. Her husband appears distracted. Her son shuts himself off in his bedroom. Everyone has a secret.