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Jo Jakeman



Jo Jakeman was born in Cyprus and worked for many years in the City of London before moving to the countryside with her husband and twin boys. She was the 2016 winner of the prestigious Friday Night Live Award at the York Festival of Writing
 

Genres: Mystery
 

Novels
   Sticks and Stones (2018)
     aka The Exes' Revenge
   Safe House (2019)
   What His Wife Knew (2022)
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Before Her Eyes (2018)
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Blood & Sugar (2019)
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The Hidden Wife (2019)
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Grace is Gone (2020)
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Watching from the Dark (2020)
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Keep Him Close (2020)
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The Heatwave (2020)
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"Absolutely top-notch. So many twists it makes me dizzy thinking about it."
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The Nurse (2021)
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The Final Child (2021)
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Her Perfect Twin (2022)
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