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Daisy Darker

A Gripping Psychological Thriller With a Killer Ending You'll Never Forget

Author: Alice Feeney  

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Daisy Darker's family were as dark as dark can be, when one of them died all of them lied and pretended not to see . . .

An all-consuming tale of psychological suspense with a spectacular twist from the internationally bestselling author Alice Feeney.

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Daisy Darker's family were as dark as dark can be, when one of them died all of them lied and pretended not to see . . .

An all-consuming tale of psychological suspense with a spectacular twist from the internationally bestselling author Alice Feeney.

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Daisy Darker is an all-consuming tale of psychological suspense with a spectacular twist from the internationally bestselling author Alice Feeney, inspired by Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None.Isolated on their private island in Cornwall, the Darker family have come together for the first time in over a decade. When the tide comes in, they'll be cut off from the rest of the world for eight hours. When the tide goes back out, nothing will ever be the same again. Nothing - because one of the family is a killer . . .As the leaves of autumn fall, Daisy Darker arrives at her grandmother's house for eightieth birthday celebrations. Seaglass, the Darker's ancestral home, is a crumbling Cornish house perched upon its own tiny private island.Every member of the family has their secrets. Nana, alone for so long. Daisy's absent father, Frank. Her cold-hearted mother, Nancy. Her siblings, Rose and Lily, and her niece, Trixie, full of questions and without a father of her own. Daisy has never had an easy relationship with her family, but some secrets are much darker than others. This will be a gathering that some of them won't remember.'Compelling, confounding and absolutely delicious' - Lisa Jewell, bestselling author of The Family Upstairs

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Critic Reviews

Daisy Darker is clever, compelling, confounding and absolutely delicious. -- Lisa Jewell, bestselling author of The Family Upstairs
Wow, I absolutely loved it. I was on the edge of my seat the whole time. It was an absolute thrill -- Taylor Jenkins Reid, bestselling author of The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
A thrilling domestic noir The Sun
Wow! Echoes of Christie's And Then There Were None but turned into something wonderfully original and wrapped in a genuinely creepy dysfunctional family fairy tale of a novel, this takes Feeney to the next level. LOVED IT! -- Sarah Pinborough, author of Insomnia
Clever, sinister, claustrophobic, beguiling and utterly compelling. I was totally hooked from the first sentence. -- Peter James, author of Picture You Dead
This book is all kinds of twisty, and it's SO much fun Cosmopolitan
What a book! A dysfunctional family meets Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None with a truly gasp-inducing twist. Exceedingly clever, stylish and emotionally astute, your visit to Seaglass is one you won't soon forget. This is the book you've been looking for. -- Catherine Ryan Howard, author of Run Time
So nuanced and cleverly written that once I’d read the last page I immediately had to go back and re-read the first. One minute my heart raced, the next it was breaking. Twisted, chilling, unpredictable and so vivid that I felt I was there with the family at Seaglass. Daisy Darker, is a story I’ll never forget and Alice Feeney’s best book yet. Amazing! -- Claire Douglas, author of The Woman Who Lied
So many nasty secrets. And that's before the bodies start to pile up! I've always been an Alice Feeney fan - but I think she's outdone herself with this startling murderfest! -- R. L. Stine, author of The Goosebumps series
Daisy Darker is a first-rate, gripping thriller. Alice Feeney's gorgeous writing will sweep you up like a runaway train. Hold on for the ride! -- Sarah Pekkanen, author of The Golden Couple
Daisy Darker is an astonishing book, packed with incredible characters and a lot of surprises. I devoured this in record time because I had to know what happened next. Alice Feeney is one of my absolute favourites. -- Samantha Downing, bestselling author of For Your Own Good
With an overarching sense of doom and danger lurking at every turn, Feeney has created something both entirely creepy and completely riveting in Daisy Darker. I couldn't put it down! A thrilling locked room mystery. -- Mary Kubica, bestselling author of Local Woman Missing
If you like a novel with tons of delicious twists and secrets [then] Alice Feeney is an author you need to check out -- Harlan Coben, author of Stay Close
A sinisterly satisfying play on Agatha Christie’s And Then There Were None. Booklist, starred review
Alice Feeney is back with another gritty, twisty thriller that’s impossible to put down. BuzzFeed
Evocative prose, fully realized characters, and an intimate, insightful first-person narrative. Flashbacks add depth while expanding the suspect list, and twists abound. Publisher's Weekly
A dark, twisty tale about a dysfunctional family . . . Feeney’s nod to Agatha Christie’s classic mystery And Then There Were None adds a delightful twist to this quirky thriller. Aficionados of locked-room stories and family dramas (plus Feeney’s large fan base) will enjoy this highly recommended title. Library Journal
This is definitely Alice Feeney’s best yet with an ending that you will never see coming. Fiction Addiction
You could not find a more perfect tribute to Agatha Christie’s And Then There Were None. The Novel Neighbour
Told in hauntingly lyrical prose, this deliciously dark tale had me completely mesmerized. Copper Dog Books
[Alice Feeney's] crowning achievement Teen Vogue
To say that Feeney breaks the rules of mystery-writing would be an understatement. Washington Post
Completely riveting Good Housekeeping
Deliciously clever Red Online

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About the Author

Alice Feeney is a New York Times million-copy bestselling author. Her books have been translated into over twenty-five languages, and have been optioned for major screen adaptations. Including her novel Rock Paper Scissors, which is being made into a TV series by the producer of The Crown. Alice was a BBC journalist for fifteen years, and now lives in Devon with her family. Daisy Darker is her fifth novel.

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Product Details

Publisher
Pan Macmillan | Pan Books
Published
13th April 2023
Pages
352
ISBN
9781529089820

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