The Family Remains

The Family Remains

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 27/04/2023
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LONDON. Early morning, June 2019: on the foreshore of the river Thames, a bag of bones is discovered. Human bones. DCI Samuel Owusu is called to the scene and quickly sends the bag for forensic examination. The bones are those of a young woman, killed by a blow to the head many years ago. Also inside the bag is a trail of clues, in particular the seeds of a rare tree which lead DCI Owusu back to a mansion in Chelsea where, nearly thirty years previously, three people lay dead in a kitchen, and a baby waited upstairs for someone to pick her up. The clues point forward too to a brother and sister in Chicago searching for the only person who can make sense of their pasts. Four deaths. An unsolved mystery. A family whose secrets can't stay buried for ever ...

  • Publisher: Cornerstone
  • ISBN: 9781529158564
  • Number of pages: 464
  • Weight: 319g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 27 mm

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The Family Remains
DCI Samuel Owusu receives a call to the River Thames where a 'mud-larking' group have unearthed a bag of human bones. They are tracked back to a notorious ... READ MORE
Maggie Macdonald
The Family Remains
A must for Lisa Jewell fans
My thanks to NetGalley and Century publishing for the opportunity to review this book. OMG I couldn’t wait to read this sequel to The Family Upstairs and ... READ MORE
Susan Hayward-ault
The Family Remains
A worthy follow up
Firstly in my opinion you have to read The Family Upstairs to get full value out of this . I loved the first book and was really looking forward to this ... READ MORE
david littleton
The Family Remains
An enjoyable follow-up to The Family Upstairs
I really enjoyed this follow up to The Family Upstairs, and I recommend reading that book first before reading this one or you won't get the most out of th... READ MORE
The Family Remains
A story that hooks you in
Having re read The Family Upstairs before starting this one was a great help to follow on the story. I was not actually a huge fan of The Family Upstairs b... READ MORE
Lorraine Joad
The Family Remains
One of the best books I've ever read!
I've read the sequel of the original novel first, from the begining I couldn't stop reading it. I'm a big fan of pchichological thrillers, and I am confide... READ MORE
Rita Bukucs