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The Poison Bed

(2018)
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'A gripping psychological thriller. Readers will be awake deep into the night, trying to untangle the truth' - The Times 'Books of the Year'

'The Miniaturist meets Gone Girl. Gripping and full of surprises' BBC History 'Books of the Year'
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London, 1615.

Robert and Frances Carr are imprisoned, accused of murder.

Their friend and confidante Thomas Overbury is dead.

And they both have a motive for killing him . . .

Frances, rescued from an abusive marriage, is determined to make a new life for herself . . . and will stop at nothing and no one to make sure she does.

Robert is now one of the most powerful men in the land. But to get to the top he couldn't help but make enemies.

One of them did it.

But who?

Because one of them will pay with their life.
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'A Jacobean GONE GIRL. Dark and deeply satisfying, a tale of monstrous intrigue and murder' M. J. Carter

'A twisting psychological thriller based on a real Jacobean murder. Unputdownable' The Times

Genre: Historical Mystery

Praise for this book

"A Jacobean GONE GIRL. Dark and deeply satisfying, a tale of monstrous intrigue and murder." - M J Carter

"Exquisite. The reveal is terrifying." - Toby Clements

"A riveting tale that kept me reading into the night. Beautifully written and realised." - Kate Hamer

"A twisting tale of power, poison and intrigue. Historical fiction with the pull of a psychological thriller." - Anna Mazzola

"A toxic blend of glamour, intrigue and ambition." - Andrew Taylor

"A thoroughly compelling tale of sexually-charged intrigue and murder. Once started, impossible to put down." - Minette Walters


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Hardback Editions

June 2019 : USA Library Binding

Title: The Poison Bed (Thorndike Press Large Print Mystery Series)
Author(s): Elizabeth Fremantle
ISBN: 1-4328-6517-X / 978-1-4328-6517-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print
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April 2019 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Poison Bed: A Novel
Author(s): Elizabeth Fremantle
ISBN: 1-64313-024-2 / 978-1-64313-024-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pegasus Books
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June 2018 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Poison Bed: 'Gone Girl meets The Miniaturist'
Author(s): E C Fremantle
ISBN: 0-7181-8048-8 / 978-0-7181-8048-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph
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Paperback Editions

June 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Poison Bed: 'Gone Girl meets The Miniaturist'
Author(s): E C Fremantle
ISBN: 1-4059-2007-6 / 978-1-4059-2007-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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June 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Poison Bed: 'Gone Girl meets The Miniaturist'
Author(s): E C Fremantle
ISBN: 1-4059-2008-4 / 978-1-4059-2008-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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Audio Editions

April 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: The Poison Bed
Author(s): Elizabeth Fremantle
ISBN: 1-72136-496-X / 978-1-72136-496-1
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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April 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: The Poison Bed
Author(s): Elizabeth Fremantle
ISBN: 1-72136-497-8 / 978-1-72136-497-8
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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April 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Poison Bed: A Novel
Author(s): Elizabeth Fremantle
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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June 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Poison Bed
Author(s): E C Fremantle
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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June 2018 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Poison Bed
Author(s): E C Fremantle
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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June 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Poison Bed
Author(s): E C Fremantle
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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June 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Poison Bed
Author(s): E C Fremantle
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Kindle Editions

April 2019 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Poison Bed: A Novel
Author(s): Elizabeth Fremantle
Publisher: Pegasus Books
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June 2018 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Poison Bed: 'Gone Girl meets The Miniaturist'
Author(s): E C Fremantle
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU