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The Neighbour

(2019)
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The Neighbour is a thrilling standalone novel by the author of Rattle, Fiona Cummins. If you like Mo Hayder and Karin Slaughter, you'll love this.

'Superbly sinister' - Sunday Mirror

FOR SALE: A lovely family home with good-sized garden and treehouse occupying a plot close to woodland. Perfect for kids, fitness enthusiasts, dog walkers . . .

And, it seems, the perfect hunting ground for a serial killer.

On a hot July day, Garrick and Olivia Lockwood and their two children move into 25 The Avenue looking for a fresh start. They arrive in the midst of a media frenzy: they'd heard about the local murders in the press, but Garrick was certain the killer would be caught and it would all be over in no time. Besides, they'd got the house at a steal and he was convinced he could flip it for a fortune.

The neighbours seemed to be the very picture of community spirit. But everyone has secrets, and the residents in The Avenue are no exception.

After six months on the case with no real leads, the most recent murder has turned DC Wildeve Stanton's life upside down, and now she has her own motive for hunting down the killer - quickly.

'Fiona Cummins is the queen of all things dark and wonderful, and she writes so beautifully. It creeped me the hell out and I absolutely LOVED it' - Joanna Cannon

'Brilliant . . . dark, creepy and twisted' - CJ Tudor

'I absolutely loved it. Dark, intriguing and gripping . . . and so beautifully written' - Laura Marshall

'An original plot, brilliantly crafted with the wonderfully atmospheric storytelling that readers have come to expect from Fiona Cummins' - Olivia Kiernan

'Drew me in from the very first page with her original and compelling prose. Dark, creepy and intense with brilliant characters and a clever plot with an ending I didn't see coming' - Jenny Quintana

'Every page drips with threat and menace . . . Totally gripping' - Liz Nugent

'Incredibly creepy, intense, and compelling' - Will Dean

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"An original plot, brilliantly crafted with the wonderfully atmospheric storytelling that readers have come to expect from Fiona Cummins." - Olivia Kiernan

"I absolutely loved it. Dark, intriguing and gripping . . . and so beautifully written." - Laura Marshall

"Drew me in from the very first page with her original and compelling prose. Dark, creepy and intense with brilliant characters and a clever plot with an ending I didn’t see coming." - Jenny Quintana

"Brilliant . . . dark, creepy and twisted." - C J Tudor


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Used availability for Fiona Cummins's The Neighbour

Hardback Editions

April 2019 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
ISBN: 1-5098-7691-X / 978-1-5098-7691-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Paperback Editions

October 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
ISBN: 1-5098-7693-6 / 978-1-5098-7693-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


April 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
ISBN: 1-5098-7689-8 / 978-1-5098-7689-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

April 2019 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
ISBN: 1-5290-1977-X / 978-1-5290-1977-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bolinda/Macmillan Australia
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


April 2019 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
ISBN: 1-5290-1978-8 / 978-1-5290-1978-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bolinda/Macmillan Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


April 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
Publisher: Macmillan Digital Audio
Availability: Amazon   


April 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
Publisher: Macmillan Digital Audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


April 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
Publisher: Macmillan Digital Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

April 2019 : Australia Kindle edition
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Title: The Neighbour
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon AU   


March 2019 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Neighbour: The gripping crime thriller of the year with a twist you'll never see coming . . .
Author(s): Fiona Cummins
Publisher: Pan
Availability: Amazon UK