Rachel Rhys

A Fatal Inheritance
  • A Fatal Inheritance

  • A STUNNING, ATMOSPHERIC NOVEL SET IN 1940S SOUTH OF FRANCE. YOUR PERFECT SUMMER READ.

    GLORIOUS! Hugely enjoyable escapism. I enjoyed it ENORMOUSLY.' MARIAN KEYES

    London 1948: Eve Forrester is trapped in a loveless marriage, in a gloomy house, in a grey suburb.
    Out of the blue, she receives a solicitor’s letter. A wealthy stranger has left her a mystery inheritance but in order to find out more, she must travel to the glittering French Riviera.

    Eve discovers her legacy is an enchanting villa overlooking the Mediterranean sea and suddenly, life could not be more glamorous.

    But under the heat of the sun, all is not as it seems. Now, Eve must unlock the story behind her surprise bequest – before things spiral out of control…

    A Fatal Inheritance is an intoxicating story of glamour, intrigue and desire, set against the razzle-dazzle of the French Riviera.

    ‘Transporting’ Sunday Times

    'An essential summer read!' LISA JEWELL

    'Rachel Rhys should be on everyone's summer reading lists' CLARE MACKINTOSH

RELEASED 08/08/2019

RACHEL RHYS is the pen-name of a much-loved psychological suspense author. A Fatal Inheritance is her second novel under this name. Her debut Dangerous Crossing a Richard and Judy bookclub pick, was published around the world. Rachel Rhys lives in North London with her family.