E C Fremantle

The Poison Bed
  • The Poison Bed

  • E C Fremantle

    'A gripping psychological thriller. Readers will be awake deep into the night, trying to untangle the truth' - The Times 'Books of the Year'

    'The Miniaturist meets Gone Girl. Gripping and full of surprises' BBC History 'Books of the Year'

    Frances Carr is imprisoned in a chill, lightless tower.
    She is accused of murder.
    In a cell nearby is her co-accused
    - her husband Robert.

    Kept apart and alone, Frances can only tell her side of the story.

    How did she come to be here?
    What part did she or Robert play in murder?
    And what can Frances do to save herself?

    'Immaculately detailed, dark, clever and compulsive' Daily Mail

RELEASED 27/06/2019

E.C. Fremantle holds a First for her BA in English and an MA in Creative Writing from Birkbeck. As Elizabeth Fremantle she is the critically acclaimed author of four Tudor historical novels: Queen's Gambit, Sisters of Treason, Watch the Lady and The Girl in the Glass Tower. She lives in London and Norfolk.