Into the Water

Into the Water

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 17/05/2018
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Synopsis

The addictive new psychological thriller from the author of The Girl on the Train, the Waterstones championed, runaway Sunday Times No. 1 bestseller and global phenomenon. ‘Please’ She sinks. By the time they drag her out the second time her lips are the blue of a bruise, and her breath is gone for good. In the last days before her death, Nel called her sister. Jules didn’t pick up the phone, ignoring her plea for help. Now Nel is dead. They say she jumped. And Jules has been dragged back to the one place she hoped she had escaped for good, to care for the teenage girl her sister left behind. But Jules is afraid. So afraid. Of her long-buried memories, of the old Mill House, of knowing that Nel would never have jumped. And most of all she’s afraid of the water, and the place they call the Drowning Pool… Described by the Sunday Mirror as 'A brooding and complex read that deserves to make a splash in its own right’ Paula Hawkins’ follow-up is a multi-layered story that speeds along with the same propulsive writing and acute understanding of human instincts that captivated millions of readers around the world in her explosive debut thriller, The Girl on the Train. In Into the Water Paula Hawkins delivers an urgent, satisfying read that hinges on the stories we tell about our pasts and their power to destroy the lives we live now. “For me there is something irresistible about the stories we tell ourselves, the way voices and truths can be hidden consciously or unconsciously, memories can be washed away and whole histories submerged.” - Paula Hawkins

  • Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781784162245
  • Number of pages: 448
  • Weight: 304g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 127 x 27 mm

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Into the Water
Gets better and better
This novel demonstrates just how insightful Hawkins is when it comes to people, relationships and communication - or a lack of it. Mystery and intrigue is ... READ MORE
Gillian Budge
Into the Water
Could not stop reading
Loved this book. Much like Girl on the Train, I just couldn't stop reading it. Great plot and a really good thriller that kept me expectant until the end.... READ MORE
Suri
Into the Water
A Good Easy Thriller
REVIEW: From the same without as the girl on the train, this book is a typical thriller which takes you through the solving of a murder case in a town in N... READ MORE
Read too much
Into the Water
A Must Read
I started off struggling with remembering who was who as each chapter introduced a new character but I am so glad I stuck with it. I really didn't want thi... READ MORE
Carole Cooper
Into the Water
Loved it!
"Into The Water" is the second book written by global bestselling author Paula Hawkins. Considering I didn't connect with "The Girl On a Train" at all, I t... READ MORE
A Mother’s Musings
Into the Water
Couldn't get on with this
Too many different perspectives made this hard to follow. Gave up less than half way through.
Amanda Jones
Into the Water
Very good
It took me a little while to get to grips with who was who in this story which has a large cast and tells the story from numerous viewpoints, but once I di... READ MORE
kendrafortune
Into the Water
Five star!
I loved this book and felt it was much better than girl on a train! It was mysterious, a real page turner. I just couldn’t put it down!
Charlotte