The Swimming Pool: A gripping, twisty suspense from the bestselling author of Our House
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Louise has bowled me over with yet another very cleverly written novel with twists that are outstanding. He was only pretending to be a friend," Daphne tells herself, "something no interviewer, probably, had ever been.
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Deakin set out to swim through Britain, and here gets into the sea, rivers, streams, locks, ponds, lidos and everything in between. Lane swimming is available as well as some space for free movement to cater for families and users who want a more leisurely swim. I adore a domestic noir with dark tormented characters like Natalie, who is hiding her secrets from the past but still having to live with them everyday.Whenever I go to any place, I go and look at the church, and it's an interest I put straight into my book. A naked woman, battered and terrified, runs desperately through the middle of an unknown town, on a busy weekday afternoon - escaping something very frightening.
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Some of those issues were addressed in The Line Of Beauty: the interest in lovely old houses and possessions, inevitably entailing some sort of consideration of the people who live in them and own them. The plot is well constructed, the characters believable and the gradual ratcheting up of tension is impressive. After swimming together in the pool, Franck refuses to allow Julie to continue performing oral sex on him once Sarah, who watches them from the balcony, throws a rock into the water.The movie is so tautly constructed that not a single idea can seep in; it’s a mechanism made with an eye to spare elegance so obsessive that it runs without functioning, like a watch without hands.
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Choosing a decent psychological thriller from the thousands out there is not always easy but I’m beginning to think that Louise Candlish is a particularly safe pair of hands. I still slightly feel there are a lot of those around already, and I'm not sure my heart would be completely in it.I am the bestselling author of 16 novels - a fact I can't quite believe myself - and my books are published all over the world. He started writing The Swimming-Pool Library in 1984 and it appeared to general acclaim four years later. In this short story, wealthy ad man Ned decides to swim home from a cocktail party, through the neighbourhood’s many pools.