Lie Beside Me

Lie Beside Me

The twisty and gripping psychological thriller from the Richard & Judy bestselling author

Summary

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You wake up.
You can't remember what happened.
The man lying next to you is not your husband.
And he's not breathing...


The gripping third thriller starring DCI Jonah Sheens, from the author of Richard and Judy pick and Sunday Times bestseller She Lies in Wait.

Louise wakes up. Her head aches, her mouth is dry, her memory is fuzzy. But she suspects she's done something bad.

She rolls over towards her husband, Niall. The man who, until recently, made her feel loved.

But it's not Niall who's lying beside her. In fact, she's never seen this man before.

And he's dead . . .

As Louise desperately struggles to piece her memories back together, it's clear to Detective Jonah Sheens and his team that she is their prime suspect - though they soon find she's not the only one with something to hide.

Did she do it? And, if not, can they catch the real killer before they strike again?


Praise for the Sunday Times bestselling Jonah Sheens series...

'What a marvel! A corkscrew-twisty, knife-sharp thriller. . . Prepare to be haunted' A J Finn, bestselling author of The Woman in the Window

'I loved it. A SUPERIOR crime novel'
Marian Keyes

'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

© Gytha Lodge 2021 (P) Penguin Audio 2021

Reviews

  • Supremely readable. Gripped me from the first page and kept me turning the pages long into the night. Gytha Lodge is a consummate storyteller
    Erin Kelly, bestselling author of He Said / She Said

About the author

Gytha Lodge

Gytha Lodge is a Sunday Times bestselling 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 seven million reads accrued on platform Wattpad.

She Lies in Wait, her debut novel, was a Richard & Judy Book Club Pick. With nail-biting cases that hook you in, and heart that keeps you coming back for more, Lodge's highly-acclaimed Jonah Sheens series - which also includes Watching from the Dark, Lie Beside Me and Little Sister - has kept readers gripped from beginning to end, and Lodge has been acclaimed as 'a gifted writer' by Daily Mail.
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