The Night She Disappeared: A Novel

The Night She Disappeared: A Novel

by Lisa Jewell (Author)

Instant New York Times best seller!

“Utterly gripping with richly drawn, hugely compelling characters, this is a first-class thriller with heart.” (Lucy Foley, New York Times best-selling author)

“Insane suspense.” (Lee Child, New York Times best-selling author)

“Her best thriller yet.” (Harlan Coben, New York Times best-selling author)

From the number one New York Times best-selling author of Then She Was Gone comes another riveting work of psychological suspense about a beautiful young couple’s disappearance on a gorgeous summer night, and the mother who will never give up trying to find them....

On a beautiful summer night in a charming English suburb, a young woman and her boyfriend disappear after partying at the massive country estate of a new college friend.

One year later, a writer moves into a cottage on the edge of the woods that border the same estate. Known locally as the Dark Place, the dense forest is the writer’s favorite area for long walks and it’s on one such walk that she stumbles upon a mysterious note that simply reads, “Dig here.”

Could this be a clue towards what has happened to the missing young couple? And what exactly is buried in this haunted ground?

With her signature “rich, dark, and intricately twisted” (Ruth Ware, New York Times bestselling author) prose, Lisa Jewell has crafted a dazzling work of suspense that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the final chapter.

In the mesmerizing thriller "The Night She Disappeared," Lisa Jewell weaves a captivating story that delves into the dark secrets and haunting mysteries surrounding the disappearance of Tallulah Hart, a young woman with an enigmatic past. As her friends and family desperately search for answers, the truth unravels in unexpected ways, leaving readers on the edge of their seats.

Tallulah, a complex and alluring character, finds herself entangled in a web of deceit and danger. Her disappearance sends shockwaves through her close-knit circle, and suspicion falls upon those closest to her. Detective Sean Kennedy, a seasoned investigator with a troubled past, is tasked with unraveling the puzzle and discovering what happened to Tallulah on that fateful night.

As Sean delves deeper into the case, he uncovers a trail of hidden relationships, long-buried grievances, and unspoken desires. The lives of Tallulah's friends and family members intertwine, revealing their own secrets and motives. Each character becomes a suspect, and the line between friend and foe blurs, leaving readers constantly guessing.

Lisa Jewell masterfully builds suspense, skillfully blending psychological insights with a gripping mystery. The narrative shifts perspectives, allowing readers to glimpse into the minds of various characters, each with their own unique viewpoints and motivations. As the investigation progresses, dark secrets surface, and the truth about Tallulah's disappearance becomes more elusive.

With twists and turns that keep readers enthralled, "The Night She Disappeared" explores the complexities of human relationships and the devastating consequences of hidden truths. Lisa Jewell's masterful storytelling and evocative writing create an immersive experience that lingers long after the final page is turned. This novel is a must-read for fans of psychological thrillers and mysteries that delve into the darkest corners of human nature.


September 07, 2021