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Woman on the Edge

(2019)
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A moment on the platform changes two lives for ever. But nothing is as it seems..



THE TOP TEN INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER EVERYONE IS TALKING ABOUT, PERFECT FOR FANS OF CARA HUNTER AND SHARI LAPENA.

'Will keep you reading until the final twist' Samantha Downing

'Riveting, hold-your-breath suspense' Heather Gudenkauf

In a split second, Morgan's life changes for ever. A stranger hands her a baby, then jumps in front of a train.

Morgan has never seen the woman before and she can't understand what would cause a person to give away her child and take her own life.

When the police question Morgan, she discovers none of the witnesses can corroborate her version of events. And when they learn Morgan longs for a baby of her own, she becomes a suspect.

To prove her innocence, Morgan frantically tries to retrace the last days of the woman's life. She begins to understand that Nicole Markham believed she and her baby were in danger. Now Morgan might be in danger, too.

Was Nicole a new mother struggling with paranoia?

Or is something much darker going on?

Pulse-pounding, heartrending, shocking, thrilling. This is a thriller you won't stop thinking about.

Why readers are obsessed with WOMAN ON THE EDGE:



'A tense, emotional journey of love, betrayal, loss and straight into the heart of a mother willing to do anything to protect her child' Heather Gudenkauf

'An explosive debut' Mary Kubica

'Like the subway train, this story races towards its final destination with breakneck speed' Chatelaine

'A chilling tale of deceit and duplicity that will have you guessing until the very end' Lori Nelson Spielman

'A tale so tightly told that you won't swallow or exhale for the entire duration. Dark, riveting, utterly gripping' Roz Nay

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Woman on the Edge begins with a shocking, tragic event and doesn't stop there. Samantha M. Bailey has written an impressive debut that will keep you reading until the final twist." - Samantha Downing

"Samantha M. Bailey's highly anticipated debut Woman on the Edge grips you from its first line. Quick-paced with roller coaster-like twists and turns, Woman on the Edge is a thrilling story of two women whose lives, in one brief moment, are forever changed. You'll be breathless as you tear through the final pages. Loved it!" - Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke

"Begins with a bang and takes the reader on a tense, emotional journey of love, betrayal, loss and straight into the heart of a mother willing to do anything to protect her child. Infused with riveting, hold-your-breath suspense, this masterful debut needs to be your next binge-read. A knockout page turner." - Heather Gudenkauf

"A shocking premise and two intriguingly damaged characters whose storylines hurtle toward each other, colliding in a powerful, moving climax. A propulsive read! Samantha M. Bailey is a writer to watch in the thriller genre." - Robyn Harding

"Exhilarating and evocative. . . . Woman on the Edge had me gripped. This book effortlessly ticks all the boxes: wonderful world building, realistic characters and a gripping plot that made me keep flipping the pages. It's about obsession and madness, motherhood and trauma. This is a debut you'll want to slip straight to the top of your to-read pile!" - Christina McDonald

"One word: Exhilarating! Woman on the Edge was impossible to put down as the twisty thrills kept on coming--and kept me guessing--leaving me breathless. Fans of Shari Lapena will no doubt gobble this one up in a heartbeat." - Hannah Mary McKinnon

"A tale so tightly told that you won't swallow or exhale for the entire duration. Dark, riveting, utterly gripping.... Bailey is a new name to watch in the genre!" - Roz Nay

"A captivating thriller. . . . Bailey masterfully spins a chilling tale of deceit and duplicity that will have you guessing until the very end. Filled with unexpected twists, tight prose, and penetrating characters, this novel heralds the arrival of an immensely talented author." - Lori Nelson Spielman

"Page-turning, up-all-night, expertly tracked. . . . Woman on the Edge is a twisty tale where paranoia, double takes, reversals, and deceit bend to the awe-inspiring power of a mother's love. Not to miss!" - Julie Valerie


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December 2020 : Mass Market Paperback

Title: Woman on the Edge
Author(s): Samantha M Bailey
ISBN: 1-982160-54-3 / 978-1-982160-54-8
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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Title: Woman on the Edge
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ISBN: 1-982144-55-6 / 978-1-982144-55-5
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November 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: Woman on the Edge: A gripping suspense thriller with a twist you won't see coming
Author(s): Samantha M Bailey
ISBN: 1-4722-6464-9 / 978-1-4722-6464-0 (UK edition)
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Title: Woman on the Edge
Author(s): Samantha M Bailey
ISBN: 1-982126-74-4 / 978-1-982126-74-2
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November 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Woman on the Edge
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Title: Woman on the Edge
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October 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Woman on the Edge
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November 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Woman on the Edge
Author(s): Samantha M Bailey
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


October 2019 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Woman on the Edge: A gripping suspense thriller with a twist you won't see coming
Author(s): Samantha M Bailey
Publisher: Headline
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU