Out on 02 April 2020

A Nearly Normal Family

M. T. Edvardsson

3.88 based on 15239 ratings & 2523 reviews on Goodreads.com
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02 April 2020
9781529008142
512 pages
Synopsis

'A deceptive and riveting novel' Karin Slaughter

A Nearly Normal Family is the stunning psychological thriller from M. T. Edvardsson and asks what would you do if your child was suspected of murder, how far would you go to protect them? Do you want to know the truth? If you loved A. J. Finn’s The Woman in the Window or J. P. Delaney’s The Girl Before, you will love this.

Every murder case starts with a suspect.
What if the suspect is your daughter?
Would you believe her, or the evidence against her?

The Father
Believes his daughter has been framed.

The Mother
Believes she is hiding something.

The Daughter
Believes they have no idea what she’s truly capable of . . .

There are three sides to the story.
And the truth will shatter this family to pieces.

Praise for A Nearly Normal Family

'An absolutely fantastic read . . . I can see why it's being pitched as the big one for 2019' Jo Spain

'A brilliant thriller . . . This is crime fiction at its best' Linda Fairstein

'An utterly compelling premise . . . a layered, intelligent novel' Fiona Cummins

'A canny, intensely suspenseful legal thriller' Scott Turow

'I couldn't go to bed until I finished it. Effortlessly brilliant' Sandie Jones

'Any parent will be gripped by this book . . . I couldn't put it down' Michelle Frances

'An unsettling page turner. Highly Recommended' Adam Hamdy

Edvardsson has written a deceptive and riveting novel. A Nearly Normal Family will make you question everything you know about those closest to you

Karin Slaughter, author of eighteen international bestsellers

A Nearly Normal Family is a brilliant thriller, another masterpiece of Scandinavian noir. It is riveting as the complex plot unfolds layer after layer and twists the well-drawn characters to a startling conclusion. This is crime fiction at its best

Linda Fairstein, New York Times bestselling crime novelist

One of those very special books that combine an utterly compelling premise with wonderful writing. The characters, who find themselves trapped in the ultimate moral dilemma, are so achingly real that one holds one’s breath with them. This is a layered, intelligent novel that will force any parent to consider exactly how far they would go to protect their child

Fiona Cummins