In Her Shadow

The dead can’t speak…So how can 4 year old Olivia hear them?

The chilling new psychological thriller

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The dead can’t talk…So how can 4 year old Olivia hear them?


A missing child. A desperate mother. A house full of secrets.

About Mark Edwards

Mark Edwards writes psychological thrillers in which scary things happen to ordinary people. He is inspired by writers such as Stephen King, Ira Levin, Ruth Rendell and Linwood Barclay.
Mark has sold over two million books since his first solo thriller, The Magpies, was published in 2013. His other novels are Because She Loves MeFollow You HomeWhat You Wish ForThe Devil’s WorkThe Lucky Ones, The Retreat and In Her Shadow. He has also published A Murder of Magpies (a short sequel to The Magpies) and six books co-authored with Louise Voss. He has topped the UK bestseller list eight times.
Originally from Hastings in East Sussex, Mark now lives in the West Midlands, England, with his wife, their three children, two cats and a golden retriever.


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