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Win a luxury picnic hamper worth £140 and a crime fiction bundle

Happy ever after competition

To help make your staycation a little more thrilling we’ve teamed up with Vintage to give away a bundle of this year’s most exciting new crime fiction books. Plus the winner will also receive a luxury picnic hamper worth £140 to help you relax with a good book in the sunshine.

One lucky winner will receive copies of Jessica Barry’s nail-biting story of two strangers who are forced to rely on each other for survival, Don’t Turn Around, C. C. MacDonald’s twisting, addictive debut about marriage, desire and deceit, Happy Ever After, and G. R. Halliday’s dark, haunting murder mystery set in the Scottish Highlands, Dark Waters.  

Happy Ever After by C. C. MacDonald

Naomi seems to have it all. A beautiful daughter, a gorgeous house, a perfect life. But Naomi made a terrible mistake, and someone is going to make sure that she never forgets it.

"Kept me gripped and kept me guessing" - Erin Kelly, author of He Said/She Said

 A twisting, addictive debut thriller perfect for fans of Apple Tree Yard, Blood Orange and Our House. 

Don’t Turn Around by Jessica Barry

Two strangers, Cait and Rebecca, are driving across America. Cait's job is to transport women to safety. Out of respect, she never asks any questions. Like most of the women, Rebecca is trying to escape something. But there is someone right behind them, watching their every move...

"A novel like razor-wire...part chase thriller, part psychological suspense" - AJ Finn, author of No. 1 bestseller The Woman in the Window

Dark Waters by G. R. Halliday

Annabelle has come to the Scottish Highlands to escape. But this staycation is about to get very dark indeed. DI Monica Kennedy investigates a terrifying new case in the latest crime novel from G. R. Halliday.

"Dark and disturbing… will keep you reading into the night" - Yrsa Sigurðardóttir 

The perfect thriller for fans of James Oswald, Ann Cleeves and Val McDermid.


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