The bestselling psychological thriller from Louise Doughty
Shortlisted for the CWA Steel Dagger for Best Thriller and the Specsavers National Book Awards Crime & Thriller of the Year
Yvonne Carmichael has a high-flying career, a beautiful home and a good marriage.
But when she meets a stranger she is drawn into a passionate affair.
Keeping the two halves of her life separate seems easy at first.
But she can't control what happens next.
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Apple Tree Yard is a chilling novel, in part because of the unsparing light it shines on our ability to deceive ourselves. Doughty has a particular gift for unsettling stories...It's not a comfortable read, but it is entirely compelling.Read Full Review of Apple Tree Yard | See more reviews from Guardian
It's an audacious ploy, combining the tease of a psychological thriller with the inexorability of a predetermined conclusion; but Doughty's achievement is to imagine a horribly mundane tragedy...but a tragedy nonetheless.Read Full Review of Apple Tree Yard | See more reviews from Guardian
Apple Tree Yard is a tale of misplaced trust and the consequences of desire and temptation. One secret can change the course of a person’s life. From a psychological aspect, we are left pondering the question of how well we really know anyone.Read Full Review of Apple Tree Yard | See more reviews from NY Journal of Books
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