• "Clever and compelling. You'll love The Child."

    Clare Mackintosh
  • "I loved this gripping story that kept me guessing to the end. Barton treats her broken characters with such compassion that I wanted to reach into the pages and hug them."

    Liz Nugent, author of LYING IN WAIT
  • "Fiona Barton has outdone herself with The Child. An engrossing, irresistible story about the coming to light of a long-buried secret. An absolutely fabulous read - I loved it!"

    Shari Lapena, bestselling author of THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR
  • "Tense, tantalising and ultimately very satisfying . . . definitely one of the year's must-reads."

    Lee Child
  • "This expertly executed thriller, full of gritty authentic detail, is made even better by a killer twist that will catch you off guard."

    Sunday Mirror
  • "A gripping book you won't be able to put down."

    Sun on Sunday