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The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde

(2017)
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From the present day. . . Applecote Manor captivates Jessie with dreams of hazy summers in the Cotswolds, the perfect place to bring up her children. But the house has an unsettling history and strange rumours surround the estate. . . to the fifties. . . When teenage Margot and her three sisters arrive at Applecote during the heatwave of '59, they find their aunt and uncle still reeling from the disappearance of their daughter, Audrey, five years before. Drawn into the life Audrey left behind and the mystery of her vanishing, the stifling summer takes a shocking, deadly turn. The bonds of sisterhood will be tested and an unthinkable choice will have a decades-long legacy. . . Step back in time for a mystery of breathtaking suspense - perfect for fans of Kate Morton. 'A haunting mystery about the secrets of the past, the bonds within families, and the hidden ties that connect people across time. A story to be savoured, The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde is a book I'll be recommending to everyone I know' - Megan Miranda, author of All the Missing Girls

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Infused with tension and suspicion as lies are uncovered, I was gripped by the dark mystery that surrounds Audrey's disappearance and desperate to know who might be responsible. This is one novel I won't be able to stop thinking about for a very long time. I really loved it." - Claire Douglas

"Beautifully written with a gripping plot, I couldn't stop reading this." - Katie Fforde

"I'm really in awe of Eve Chase's writing. There is something magical about it: she sharpens every sense. And underlying the lyrical description is a masterful suspense - like a strong current in a river, it pulls you along to the very end. The book was utter bliss. Lyrical, magical, enchanting, bewitching." - Veronica Henry

"I fell head over heels in love with this enchanting novel. The writing is simply stunning, the story haunting, and the characters absolutely terrific. What an amazing writer! It was a joy to immerse myself in the secrets, the temptations and the heat. Every now and then you read a special book and this is one. Spell-binding, heart-stopping and touching on depths we all have within us but can't always articulate. I can't tell you how much I loved it." - Dinah Jefferies

"Each thread in these two interweaving stories is so richly described, each character so tenderly rendered, the setting just so blindingly vivid - I was lost in it, like a beautiful dream - and I never wanted it to end. Eve Chase deserves to be lauded as one of the most poetic and enthralling novelists of the moment. This is the most beautiful book you will read this year." - Lisa Jewell

"Evocative and filled with subtle intrigue. I so enjoyed it." - Clare Mackintosh

"A haunting mystery about the secrets of the past, the bonds within families, and the hidden ties that connect people across time. A story to be savored, The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde is a book I'll be recommending to everyone I know." - Megan Miranda

"An enthralling story of secrets, sisters and an unsolved mystery." - Kate Morton

"I devoured it. What an exquisite, intriguing, evocative novel. I already know it's a novel I will reread and talk about to everyone I can." - Adele Parks

"As poetic and intricate as it is a page-turner . . . a delicious, utterly satisfying novel that needs to be savoured." - Katy Regan

"The writing is beautiful - characteristically exquisite and evocative - and the pace and suspense handled expertly. This is an assured novel: richly poetic, immersive, affective. It even made me cry at the end." - Sarah Vaughan


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Hardback Editions

November 2018 : UK Hardback

Title: The Vanishing Of Audrey Wilde
Author(s): Eve Chase
ISBN: 1-4448-3892-X / 978-1-4448-3892-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Charnwood
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May 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde: 'One of the most ENTHRALLING NOVELISTS OF THE MOMENT' LISA JEWELL
Author(s): Eve Chase
ISBN: 1-4059-1934-5 / 978-1-4059-1934-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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July 2017 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde
Author(s): Eve Chase
ISBN: 1-5100-7406-6 / 978-1-5100-7406-4 (UK edition)
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July 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde
Author(s): Eve Chase
Publisher: Lamplight Audio
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July 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde
Author(s): Eve Chase
Publisher: Lamplight Audio
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Kindle Editions

July 2017 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde: 'One of the most ENTHRALLING NOVELISTS OF THE MOMENT' LISA JEWELL
Author(s): Eve Chase
Publisher: Penguin
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