This is a dark novel, which will immerse you immediately, and leave you guessing just whose version of events is the truth. Twisted and delightful.
You'll be immersed in this twisted, delightful tale, which leaves you guessing just whose version of events is the truth
Very disturbing, dark and satisfyingly twisty.
I raced through it. Dark, tense and very twisty.
A tense psychological drama that will have you feverishly turning the pages as you try to figure out who can be trusted, right to the very last page with its brilliantly chilling ending.
With a delicious sense of creeping menace, an uncertainty about where truth lies and with mounting claustrophobic tension, Marianne Kavanagh's novel offers a pleasingly dark take on the much-vaunted attractions of English village life.
So subtly done, and well achieved, and horrifyingly, hilariously believable - just the blackest of delights.
Dark and unpredictable, yet scarily plausible, domestic noir
A massively enjoyable book - creepy, funny, surprising and absolutely unputdownable... My only wish is that I hadn't finished it so quickly.
There's such a powerful mood of unease about DISTURBANCE. I read through my fingers, praying my suspicions weren't true...
The tension doesn't let up - taut all the way through with a creeping sense of horror as it unfolds, and the end is positively chilling.
A dark, disturbing slow burn of a novel that I consumed with an increasing and justified sense of foreboding.
Twisty, dark and clever. What a brilliantly realised character Sara is.
This is a tense, troublesome read that makes you think about what really goes on behind closed doors.