Two best friends. One fatal mistake. Can you ever escape the past?
‘Page-turning suspense with classic head-game thrills and chills’, international bestselling author Lisa Gardner
Childhood friends, Sarah and Jennifer, have always been careful.
After Jennifer’s mother was killed in a car accident, the two young women grow up determined to protect themselves from trauma. Together, they draw up a list of actions to avoid in order to keep them out of danger:
Never go out alone after dark.
Never get in the car.
Never take risks.
Never trust anyone.
But one fateful night, Sarah and Jennifer make a mistake; after a party, they accept a cab ride home, with horrifying consequences.
Ten years on, Sarah is still struggling to resume her normal life but the scars remain.
Now Sarah must confront her demons to unravel a case even more terrifying than her own.
‘Absorbing, innovative and thought provoking. Great read too!’ MARTINA COLE
'A stylish and impressive debut thriller’ S.J. BOLTON
‘A read-in-one-go sort of book, and if you’re after a genuinely disturbing thriller… it’ll be hard to beat’ OBSERVER
**Her First Mistake was previously published as The Never List**
"Throat-clutching from the outset! The Never List stands as a sterling example of psychological thriller writing at its best. Cancel appointments and give up on sleep. It's that kind of book"
‘Absorbing, innovative and thought provoking. Great read too!'"
"Sent icicles down my spine. One of the scariest thrillers I've ever read. This should be on every mystery reader's must-read list"
"‘Page-turning suspense with classic head-game thrills and chills’ "
"'A stylish and impressive debut thriller’ "