A naked woman in red high-heeled shoes is perched on the edge of Clifton Suspension Bridge with her back pressed to the safety fence, weeping into a mobile phone. Clinical psychologist Joseph O'Loughlin is only feet away, desperately trying to talk her down. She whispers, 'you don't understand,' and jumps.
Later, Joe has a visitor - the woman's teenage daughter, a runaway from boarding school. She refuses to believe that her mother would have jumped off the bridge - not only would she not commit suicide, she is terrified of heights.
Joe wants to believe her, but what would drive a woman to such a desperate act? Whose voice? What evil?
This pulse-stopping psychological thriller is a truly gripping and chilling read from one of the greatest crime writers of today, Michael Robotham.
WINNER of the NED KELLY AWARD for BEST CRIME NOVEL
** Includes BONUS first chapter of the explosive new Joe O'Loughlin thriller, THE OTHER WIFE**
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Heart pumping read
A story that has you on the edge of your seat, and a constantly pounding heart.
A brilliantly executed psychological thriller. Only read it if you dare.
What a great read. Only just discovered Michael Robotham, and am now hooked. Can't wait to start from the beginning with Jo.