The Other Passenger
FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF OUR HOUSE, WINNER OF THE CRIME & THRILLER BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD
'The Other Passenger is just brilliant; gripping from the first page with an incredible first person narrative and a sense of place that pulls you through the pages fast enough to make your head spin. Louise Candlish just gets better and better, I love her'
Lisa Jewell, author of The Family Upstairs
It all happens so quickly. One day you're living the dream, commuting to work by riverbus with your charismatic neighbour Kit in the seat beside you.
The next, Kit hasn't turned up for the boat and his wife Melia has reported him missing. When you get off at your stop, the police are waiting. Another passenger saw you and Kit arguing on the boat home the night before and the police say that you had a reason to want him dead.
You protest. You and Kit are friends - ask Melia, she'll vouch for you. And who exactly is this other passenger pointing the finger? What do they know about your lives? No, whatever danger followed you home last night, you are innocent, totally innocent. Aren't you?
Praise for The Other Passenger
'Filled with really excellent twists'
'Best books out in June'
'The queen of the urban thriller returns with her winning blend of whodunit and thoroughly unreliable narrators'
'One of the twistiest plots you'll ever read'
'Stylish, suspenseful and absorbing'
'You won't want to put down this roller coaster read!'
'Gripping from start to finish'
'Not only is Candlish a terrific storyteller, she has the gift of making you care about unlikable characters'
'I'll be amazed if we don't see The Other Passenger on screen before long'
London Evening Standard
'The layers of plot astound'
Sunday Times Crime Club
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