The Guest

The Guest

Hardback Published on: 20/02/2024
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Synopsis

THE TENSION-FILLED NEW NOVEL FROM THE AUTHOR OF NUMBER ONE DIGITAL BESTSELLER THE PRISONER . 'Expertly plotted and compellingly told - a cautionary tale that will put you off ever having anyone to stay with you again. I raced through it!' HARRIET TYCE 'A mesmeric, tense and twisting nightmare. Suffocating, controlled and hugely entertaining' CHRIS WHITAKERIris and Gabriel have just got home from a make-or-break holiday. But a shock awaits them. One of their dearest friends, Laure, is in their house - sleeping in their bed, wearing Iris' clothes, even rearranging the furniture. She has walked out on her husband - and their good friend - Pierre over his confession of an affair.Iris and Gabriel want to be supportive. But as Laure's mood becomes more unpredictable, her presence begins to unravel secrets in all their pasts - until things reach breaking point ...'Deliciously creepy and gripping' Woman's Own 'Addictive, gripping with a twist that will knock your socks off' HEAT 'A gripping plot which will make you think twice about having a guest - especially an uninvited one. B. A. Paris is a mistress at weaving family with fear, suspense and subterfuge' JANE CORRY 'The Guest is a tense and twisty thriller that builds layer upon layer until the chilling climax. B. A. Paris's characters are so well written that I would recognise them instantly if they walked into a room' NIKKI SMITH 'Stylish, complex twisty' JENNY BLACKHURST 'I raced through this utterly addictive page-turner that kept me guessing right until the final shocking twist!' ROZWATKINSFURTHER PRAISE FOR B.A. PARIS' NERVE-SHREDDING NOVELS: A rollercoaster ride, with plenty of twists' OBSERVER 'The explosive start of this book sets up a compelling plot [...] written in well-executed super-edgy, short, sharp chapters and the description of her confinement is full of claustrophobic detail and menace' DAILY MAIL 'Book of the Month: chilling, intense and frightening in places, you'll be left wondering what is real and what isn't'WOMAN & HOME' 'Paris skilfully stitches together domestic noir with a kidnap thriller and the result is a gripping read' DAILY EXPRESS 'Claustrophobic, menacing and relentlessly tense, this is a fiendishly plotted thriller with a great central twist' SARAH VAUGHAN 'Gripping' DAILY MIRROR 'Elegant, taut, ingeniously plotted and extremely addictive. Superb!' WILL DEAN

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • ISBN: 9781399710268
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Weight: 600g
  • Dimensions: 236 x 158 x 38 mm

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The Guest
An extra star for the ending...
This felt like a bit of a nothing story, right up until the epilogue, which in fairness was pretty good. It was one of those stories where the reader isn't... READ MORE
kendrafortune
The Guest
An Intriguing Read.
3.5 stars rounded Iris and Gabriel have just got home from a make-or-break holiday. But a shock awaits them. One of their dearest friends, Laure, is in... READ MORE
Louise Wilson
The Guest
Gripping Twisting Story
A really intense and twisting story that leaves you wanting to read more and changing your mind. The story follows iris and Gabriel who return from a holid... READ MORE
Debt
The Guest
Ending saved the book
I was looking forward to reading this book as I've enjoyed the authors earlier books but found this one to slow paced for me.it just didn't make me rush to... READ MORE
Lovetoread2023
The Guest
The Guest
We begin with Iris and Gabriel returning home from holiday to find an unexpected guest. Laure has used the spare key she has, has let herself in, and made ... READ MORE
Ashrae
The Guest
Psychological thriller
Iris and Gabriel get back from a holiday to find Laure, a long time friend, in their house, sleeping in their bed and wearing Iris' clothes. Laure has lef... READ MORE
Aidan Dunn
The Guest
Twists and turns
The Guest will draw you in slowly to the story of the uninvited house guest Laure who facing a personal crisis with her husband moves in with Gabriel and I... READ MORE
Judy Odom
The Guest
What must be done to maintain a happy home...
This is a story of an idyllic happy home and just how quickly things can go to pot. Iris and Gabriel have built a solid and happy home with their daughter,... READ MORE
CAT Thomas
The Guest
The twists and turns just keep coming
Thank you NetGalley and St. Martin's Press for a copy of "The Guest" in exchange for my honest review. This book - as all of Ms. Paris' books was absolu... READ MORE
Anna Maria Fold
The Guest
Loved it!
I just love B.A Paris books and this one was brilliant. Right from the start you get hooked and need to know how things will turn out. I was completely smi... READ MORE
Tammy Muir

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