Book ‘The Couple at Number 9’ by Claire Douglas

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“Tense, twisty, fraught with emotion and packed with secrets, The Couple at Number 9 is Claire’s best thriller yet.” — Gilly MacMillan, bestselling author of What She Knew. The internationally bestselling author of Do Not Disturb and Just Like the Other Girls delivers a heart-pounding psychological thriller about a couple who inherit what seems to be their dream home, until they make a horrifying discovery — and the danger begins. The Victims… When pregnant Saffron Cutler moves into 9 Skelton Place with boyfriend Tom and sets about renovations, the last thing she expects is builders uncovering human remains. The remains of two bodies, in fact. The Investigation… Forensics indicate the bodies have been buried at least thirty years. Saffy has nothing to worry about — until the police launch a murder inquiry…

Publisher: Harper Paperbacks (August 2, 2022); Pages: 398 pages; ISBN-10: 0063246325; ISBN-13: 978-0063246324; ASIN:‎ B09KRXJZQ1

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Author’s biography: Claire Douglas has worked as a journalist for fifteen years, writing features for women’s magazines and newspapers, but she’s dreamed of being a novelist since the age of seven. She finally got her wish after winning Marie Claire’s Debut Novel Award for her first book, The Sisters, which became a bestseller. She lives in Bath, England, with her husband and two children.