The End of Us

The End of Us

Crime & Thrillers
Hardback Published on: 22/06/2023
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Synopsis

The spectacular new standalone thriller from the author of the critically acclaimed Frankie Sheehan novels'Brilliantly paced with constant twists and turns' Woman & Home 'A real rollercoaster' PrimaIt all started to go wrong the day the Wrights moved in next doorMyles and Lana Butler live on a gorgeous new development in Wimbledon, leaning on a mortgage that is just within reach. When one of Myles' investments fails they are bound to lose everything.Gabriel and Holly Wright have just moved in next door. The Wrights are sophisticated, ambitious and apparently very wealthy. At an after-dinner drink with their new neighbours, Myles and Lana share their worries and a solution is suggested between the couples. Life Insurance fraud. For a cut of the pay out, the Wrights would help them.No one thought they were being serious. No one agreed they'd actually go through with it. And no one mentioned it would involve murder.Then, one night, Lana doesn't come home.Praise for The End of Us 'Witty, dark, unpredictable, well-written and with great insight into the darker side of human nature. A book to be devoured in one sitting' Karen Hamilton'It reminded me of Hitchcock at his best. Tense, twisty, dark and so unpredictable. My favourite Olivia Kiernan book yet!' Claire Douglas'The End Of Us is that rare book - beautifully written and impossible to put down. A dark, complex and nuanced thriller' Fiona Cummins'I loved it - easily Kiernan's best yet' Cara Hunter'I absolutely loved The End of Us. So clever, so twisty and so moreish. It was terrifically compelling. And that last line. Oh my. That is how a book should end' John Marrs'Dark and twisty and kept me guessing right to the end. A superbly written tangled web of utter brilliance' Joanna Cannon

  • Publisher: Quercus Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781529422009
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Weight: 560g
  • Dimensions: 236 x 162 x 34 mm

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The End of Us
Delicious slice of 21st century noir that packs a devious punch!
I am a huge fan of the 1940s Hollywood film noir movement and I love a novel that captures that vibe and brings it into the 21st century. There’s only a ha... READ MORE
Stu Cummins
The End of Us
I LOVED THIS BOOK!
Thank you to the publishers for this early review copy. I'd not read any books by Olivia Kiernan before so I didn't know what to expect - but I loved it! A... READ MORE
Fiona Sharp
The End of Us
Entertaining and clever.
Another excellent twisty and addictive psychological thriller from Olivia Kiernan, she always writes really clever and divisive characters then throws them... READ MORE
Elizabeth Wilkins
The End of Us
Twisty!
Appearances can be deceptive. Myles and Lana are a perfect couple. Beautiful house, loving relationship, excellent careers, not a care in the world. Whe... READ MORE
June Walters
The End of Us
The End of Us
3.5 stars. Although it was quite easy to finish this book - I never had the feeling to quit - I found the premise of this book to be a little over the top ... READ MORE
Ashrae
The End of Us
Highly recommended
I'm not a huge fan of domestic thriller but I'm a huge fan of Olivia Kerson and I think she delivered a winner: darkly humorous, twisty, and gripping. It m... READ MORE
AMG
The End of Us
So well written
4-5 stars Dr Myles Butler is feeling very guilty over the large secret he is keeping from his wife Lana. It all comes down to some foolhardy investments ... READ MORE
Celia Short
The End of Us
A great plot - I could not wait to discover the ending
The End of Us by Olivia Kiernan is a twisty psychological thriller that builds to an tense and unexpected climax. Local GP Dr Myles Butler and his psycho... READ MORE
Ciaran McLarnon
The End of Us
The End of Us by Olivia Kiernan
The End of Us by Olivia Kiernan is a stand alone novel about a young couple, Myles and Lane Butler, who have bought their first home in a gated community i... READ MORE
Christine Rennie
The End of Us
Complex thriller
This is a complex thriller centred around two couples in a small gated community. Told from the viewpoint of GP Myles who is facing bankruptcy but was worr... READ MORE
Sarah Goldthorpe