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Nicholas Searle

The Good Liar
  • The Good Liar

  • THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER, SOON TO BE A MAJOR FILM

    This is a life told back to front.

    This is a man who has lied all his life.

    Roy is a conman living in a small English town, about to pull off his final con. He is going to meet and woo a beautiful woman. He will swiftly move in with her and together they will live the seemingly calm life of a retired couple - evenings in front of the television, a little holiday in Berlin. Then he will slip away with her life savings.

    But who is the man behind the con and what has he had to do to survive this life of lies?

    And why is this beautiful woman so willing to be his next victim?

RELEASED 03/10/2019

Nicholas Searle is the author of three novels. His first novel, The Good Liar, was a Sunday Times bestseller and was shortlisted for the CWA John Creasey New Blood Dagger for the best debut crime novel. Before becoming a writer, Nicholas worked in British intelligence for more than twenty-five years. He lives in Yorkshire.