The Couple Next Door: The fast-paced and addictive million-copy bestseller

· Random House
752 reviews

About this ebook

'A twisty, utterly riveting tale.' Tess Gerritsen

***The fast-paced, addictive No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller. Over one million copies sold.***


You never know what's happening on the other side of the wall.

Your neighbour told you that she didn't want your six-month-old daughter at the dinner party. Nothing personal, she just couldn't stand her crying.

Your husband said it would be fine. After all, you only live next door. You'll have the baby monitor and you'll take it in turns to go back every half hour.

Your daughter was sleeping when you checked on her last. But now, as you race up the stairs in your deathly quiet house, your worst fears are realized. She's gone.

You've never had to call the police before. But now they're in your home, and who knows what they'll find there.

What would you be capable of, when pushed past your limit?

'Meticulously crafted and razor-sharp. THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR lingers long after you turn the final page' HARLAN COBEN

'How well do we ever know those around us? THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR will keep you glued to the pages in search of the answer. Even then, you'll never guess the truth...until it's too late' LISA GARDNER

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752 reviews
Jo Garner
October 27, 2016
Excellent book. Could not put it down until the end. Many, many twists in the plot and very intense characters. Does not read like an author's first novel, much tighter in plot than would be expected.. A few hours well spent.
4 people found this review helpful
Yvonne O Callaghan
January 13, 2017
Reasonably pacey with some surprises, writing style doesn't irritate so over all a slightly above average easy read. The ending didn't appeal to me.
5 people found this review helpful
A Google user
February 16, 2017
Absolutely brilliant! Don't usually read these type of thrillers but has definitely got me thinking about which one I'm going to read next! Couldn't put it down 5 stars!!!
12 people found this review helpful

About the author

Shari Lapena is the internationally bestselling author of the thrillers The Couple Next Door, A Stranger in the House, An Unwanted Guest, Someone We Know, The End of Her, and Not a Happy Family, which have all been New York Times and The Sunday Times (London) bestsellers. Her books have been sold in thirty-seven territories around the world. She lives in Toronto.

Facebook: ShariLapena
Twitter: @sharilapena

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