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  • Published: 6 September 2018
  • ISBN: 9780241977354
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 400

Day of the Accident

The compelling and emotional thriller with a twist you won't believe




You wake from a coma.
Your daughter is dead.
And you're the only one who knows what happened.

60 seconds after she wakes from a coma, Maggie's world is torn apart.

The police tell her that her daughter Elspeth is dead. Drowned when the car Maggie had been driving plunged into the river. Maggie remembers nothing, just the fleeting sense that someone else was there, standing on the river bank.

When Maggie begs to see her husband Sean, they tell her that he has disappeared - he was last seen on the day of her daughter's funeral.

What really happened that day at the river?
Where is Maggie's husband?
And why can't she shake the suspicion that somewhere, somehow, her daughter is still alive?

  • Published: 6 September 2018
  • ISBN: 9780241977354
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 400

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Praise for Day of the Accident

A stunning book. Compelling, unsettling and powerful

C. L. Taylor

Memorable, jaw-dropping

Sunday Times

Compelling and intriguing, right from the very first page

Sharon Bolton

Grabbed me on the first page and didn't let go

Woman and Home

Gripping, engrossing and surprising at every turn

Rowan Coleman

The Day of the Accident had me gasping for breath and on the verge of tears from the get-go. Twisty, haunting, and completely heart-wrenching, you won't breathe until you've turned the very last page.

Carolyn Jess-Cooke

A clever, twisty plot that takes psychological mind games to a new level. Nuala Ellwood has done it again!

Jane Corry

A raw, shocking, and serpentine mystery that keeps you guessing until the very end

Nicolas Obregon, author of 'Blue Light Yokohama'

This book will take all your expectations and upend them, making you question everything you thought you knew

Emma Kavanagh

Twisty and unpredictable. Kept me guessing until the end

Karen Cleveland, author of 'Need to Know'

Absolutely brilliant - exciting, clever, it deserves to be a bestseller

Priscilla Masters

You won't see the big twist coming in this haunting thriller. A worthy successor to My Sister's Bones

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