Gytha Lodge

She Lies in Wait
  • She Lies in Wait

  • Gytha Lodge

    <h2> Get ready for the biggest crime debut of 2019 . . . </h2>

    'An atmospheric thriller that takes the idea of six friends with a dark place in their past and gives it a series of fresh, chilling twists. A novel that literally makes you hold your breath then gasp out loud' Val McDermid

    'What a marvel! A corkscrew-twisty, knife-sharp thriller. . . Prepare to be haunted' A J Finn, bestselling author of The Woman in the Window
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    Six friends. One killer. Who do you trust?

    Seven friends went down to the woods, but one of them never came home.

    30 years later, a body is discovered. DCI Sheens already knows what's waiting for him - Aurora Jackson, found at last.

    They all claim to be innocent, but one of them must be lying.

    Because she was found somewhere only they knew about.

    Now everyone's a suspect.
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    'An engaging tale of lust, rivalry and murder' The Sunday Times

    'A dark, deep, terrific thriller and a scorching portrait of friendship and its betrayal' Nicci French

    'A stunning debut. Brilliantly formed characters and a twisty, clever plot had me turning pages well past my bed time' Heidi Perks, bestselling author of Now You See Her

    '5***** This twisty-turny read is a cut above the rest because of the brilliant writing' The Sun

Gytha Lodge is a writer and multi-award-winning playwright who lives in Cambridge. After studying creative writing at UEA, she was shortlisted for the Yeovil Literary Prize and the Arts' Council England fiction awards, and developed a large online following for her young adult and children's writing, with over five million reads accrued on platform Wattpad. She Lies in Wait is her debut novel.