By (author) C.J. Cooke
Atmospheric, gothic, spine-chilling, the new thriller from C.J Cooke will haunt you long after you turn the last page…’Vivid and compelling’ Sunday Times bestselling author Rosamund Lupton’A gorgeous, atmospheric book that chilled me to the bone’ Sunday Times bestselling author Samantha Downing’A taut, scary thriller that winds the suspense so tightly you can barely breathe’ New York Times bestselling author Simone St. James’best read with the lights on’ Alice Feeney, bestselling author of Sometimes I LieIt was like something out of a fairytale…The grieving widower.The motherless daughters.A beautiful house in the woods.And a nanny come to save the day.So what if Lexi isn’t telling the truth about who she is? Escaping to the remote snows of Norway was her lifeline. And all she wanted was to be a part of their lives.But soon, isolated in that cold, creaking house in the middle of ancient, whispering woods, Lexi’s fairytale starts to turn into a nightmare.With darkness creeping in from the outside, Lexi’s fears are deepening. Lexi knows she needs to protect the children in her care.But protect them from what?Available to pre-order now!
C.J. Cooke is an acclaimed, award-winning poet, novelist and academic with numerous other publications written under the name of Carolyn Jess-Cooke. Her work has been published in twenty-three languages to date. Born in Belfast, C.J. has a PhD in Literature from Queen’s University, Belfast, and is currently Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Glasgow, where she researches creative writing interventions for mental health. C.J. Cooke lives in Glasgow with her husband and four children.