The Girl in The Woods
by Patricia MacDonald

“I have to tell you something . . . I did something bad.”

Ever since her best friend Molly was murdered fifteen years before, Blair Butler has returned to her small hometown in the Pocono mountains as seldom as possible. Now she has been summoned home to see her terminally ill sister one last time – only for Celeste to make a shocking deathbed confession. Is it really true that the wrong man has spent fifteen years in jail for a crime he didn’t commit? Having promised her dying sister that she would do her best to right the wrongs of the past, Blair sets out to discover what really happened that cold, wet November night fifteen years before: the night Molly’s battered body was found in the woods behind her home. But is Blair prepared for the shocking truth . . .?


“Gripping suspense with strong, resilient female lead characters; fans of Joy Fielding or Mary Higgins Clark who haven’t yet discovered MacDonald should make a point to seek her out”


“Featuring a convincing, well-developed heroine, a twisted villain, and a menacing atmosphere, MacDonald’s absorbing thriller ratchets up the drama and chilling tension”

Library Journal

“Fans of thrillers set in small-town America will be rewarded”

Publishers Weekly

Patricia MacDonald

Patricia MacDonald is an internationally-bestselling author of thrilling suspense. Her previous novels include Suspicious Origin, Stranger in the House, Not Guilty, and the Edgar Award-nominated The Unforgiven.

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The Girl in The Woods by Patricia MacDonald is available in the following formats

Hardback978072788778828th February 2018144 X 224mm240£21.99
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