The Daughter

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Pub Date 19 May 2022 | Archive Date Not set

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Description

I lean in and whisper the question I have never let myself utter in twenty-three years.

“Dad, did you murder Mum?”

Hannah Davidson has a dementia-stricken father, an estranged TV star brother, and a mother whose death opened up hidden fault lines beneath the ordinary surface of their family life. Hannah is losing her grip on both a cache of shameful secrets and her drinking, and her habit of gorging on almost inedible quince makes it patently clear that her life is a mess.

Now the spitting image of Jen Davidson and exactly the same age she was when she died, Hannah is determined to uncover exactly what happened to her mum.

But the boundaries between mother and daughter soon become blurred and Hannah discovers that she may not win the dangerous game she’s playing.

I lean in and whisper the question I have never let myself utter in twenty-three years.

“Dad, did you murder Mum?”

Hannah Davidson has a dementia-stricken father, an estranged TV star brother, and...


Advance Praise

‘Totally engrossing’ Jo Brand

Compelling, beautifully written...a must read - Sophie Hannah, author of Haven't They Grown

'The Daughter is a thrilling and pacy debut which kept me guessing right until the end.' - Sophia Spiers, author of The Call of Cassandra Rose

'The Daughter is so well written it draws you in from the first page and the brilliant structure and compelling characters grab you and keep you guessing right up to the end. Liz Webb has done such a brilliant job.' - Max Manning, author of Don’t Look Now

'A riveting debut with an unforgettable protagonist. This is a thriller laced with dark humour that will make you laugh and gasp in equal measure. Not to be missed!' - Robin Morgan-Bentley, author of The Wreckage


‘Totally engrossing’ Jo Brand

Compelling, beautifully written...a must read - Sophie Hannah, author of Haven't They Grown

'The Daughter is a thrilling and pacy debut which kept me guessing right until...


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ISBN 9780749028756
PRICE £16.99 (GBP)

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