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Published May 2021

An utterly gripping thriller with a jaw-dropping twist, perfect for anyone who loved The Family UpstairsHere to Stay or An Unwanted Guest.

'Twisty, compelling and incredibly pacy, The Stranger Next Door will keep you on the edge of your seat from the first page to the last' - Phoebe Morgan, author of The Doll House and The Girl Next Door

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Adam Southward is a philosophy graduate with a professional background in IT, working in both publishing and the public sector. He lives on the south coast of England with his young family.

Adam's debut novel, TRANCE, was an Amazon bestseller, hitting number one in the UK Kindle charts on release.

Follow him on Twitter @adamsouthward

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“Dark, menacing and deliciously suspenseful. Another edge-of-your-seat read from Adam Southward.”

–Victoria Selman, author of Blood for Blood

“A brilliantly original idea, with a terrifying villain at its heart”

—Claire McGowan, author of What You Did and the Paula Maguire series

“Wildly entertaining”

— Alex North, author of The Whisper Man

“Highly original.”

 —Crime Monthly Magazine

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For all enquiries please contact Julie Fergusson:

The North Literary Agency

Follow me on Twitter: @adamsouthward

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