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The Boy At the Door

(2018)
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A brilliant, twisty psychological thriller that will keep you hooked.



'Unsettling, layered, bold, unpredictable, dark. EXCELLENT' Will Dean, author of Dark Pines.

'Grips like a vice ... REMARKABLE' Crime Time.

Everyone has secrets. Even those who seem to be perfect...

On a rainy October evening, Cecilia Wilborg – loving wife, devoted mother, tennis club regular – is waiting for her kids to finish their swimming lesson. It's been a long day. She can almost taste the crisp, cold glass of Chablis she'll pour for herself once the girls are tucked up in bed.

But what Cecilia doesn't know, is that this is the last time life will feel normal. Tonight she'll be asked to drop a little boy home; a simple favour that will threaten to expose her deepest, darkest secret...

'STUNNING ... Intricate and twisted with dark secrets emerging at every turn' ALEXANDRA BURT, author of Sunday Times bestseller Little Girl Gone.

'Heartbreaking and HEAD-SPINNING' MARY TORJUSSEN, author of Gone Without a Trace.

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"The Boy at the Door is a stunning debut! Alex Dahl has crafted an extraordinary plot; intricate and twisted with dark secrets emerging at every turn." - Alexandra Burt

"Suspenseful, vivid, and ice-cold, The Boy at the Door deftly shows that things are always messier than they appear." - Kristen Lepionka

"Scandi Noir at its best...Atmospheric and beautifully written...combines complex and believable characters with a heart-breaking and head-spinning plot." - Mary Torjussen


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Hardback Editions

July 2018 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
ISBN: 1-78669-923-0 / 978-1-78669-923-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Paperback Editions

January 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
ISBN: 1-78669-925-7 / 978-1-78669-925-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


July 2018 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
ISBN: 0-451-49179-3 / 978-0-451-49179-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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June 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
ISBN: 1-78669-924-9 / 978-1-78669-924-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

April 2019 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
ISBN: 1-5288-4810-1 / 978-1-5288-4810-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


April 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon   


April 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon AU   


April 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   


July 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Availability: Amazon   


July 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

July 2018 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Boy at the Door
Author(s): Alex Dahl
Publisher: Berkley
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


May 2018 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Boy at the Door: A gripping psychological thriller full of twists you won't see coming
Author(s): Alex Dahl
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU