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Precious You

(2020)
A novel by

 
 
YOUR FIRST MISTAKE WAS LETTING HER IN…

‘Oh my gosh, this book! Where do I start! If you like a thriller, you'll love this Single White Female thrillfest. The suspense keeps you hooked right until the last page!’ Goodreads reviewer, 5*****

There’s a new girl at work.

Young, beautiful, confident, she’s everything you used to be. You’re flattered when she befriends you.

So when your boss starts giving her your work, at first you think it’s a mistake.

But then, one Sunday, the new girl turns up in your local pub. The next week, she starts dressing like you…

Now she’s taking control of everything. Because she doesn’t just want your job – she wants your life…

‘A truly creepy tale of jealousy and obsession.’ Woman & Home

‘A hypnotic dance of gaslighting and revenge.’People

‘Guaranteed to start the mother of all office fights.’ I News

*A previous version of this novel was published with the title Precious You.*
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Your favourite authors can’t stop talking about That Woman:

‘Dark, disturbing, compulsive. I was genuinely terrified reading this.’ Adele Parks

‘An intergenerational clash between two women, played out to a shocking finale. Nail-biting.’ Harriet Tyce

‘Creepy and unnerving… a breathtaking debut.’ Samantha Downing

‘A deliciously dark, addictive and twisted page-turner.’ Alice Feeney

‘What a debut! Twisty, explosive, and hugely compelling, with hints of Gone Girl.’ Will Dean

‘Twisted, dark and shocking. Absolutely terrific.’ Jo Spain

‘Will change the way you look at your colleagues forever.’ Phoebe Morgan

‘Supremely twisted and completely riveting’ Katie Lowe



Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"What a debut! Twisty, explosive, and hugely compelling, with hints of Gone Girl . . . Excellent." - Will Dean

"An incredibly addictive thriller that examines women in the workplace, ageism, and the clash of generations. It’s creepy and unnerving, with observations that are often dead-on." - Samantha Downing

"A deliciously dark, addictive, and twisted page-turner." - Alice Feeney

"If you like dark and twisted thrillers with venom in their veins, add this to your wish list!" - Anita Frank

"A brilliantly twisted tale . . . LOVED it." - Lisa Hall

"A slick, fast-paced, compelling novel that asks genuine questions. I loved it and was hooked from beginning to end." - Kate Hamer

"I gulped this down in a single afternoon. . . . Audacious, dark, and smart, with one of the most shocking scenes I’ve read in a while." - Phoebe Locke

"Disturbing, zeitgeisty, and twisted, Precious You will make you second-guess everything and change the way you look at your colleagues forever." - Phoebe Morgan

"Dark, disturbing, compulsive . . . I was genuinely terrified reading this." - Adele Parks

"Twisted, dark, and shocking . . . Absolutely terrific." - Jo Spain


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July 2020 : UK Hardback
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Title: Precious You: The most unsettling debut thriller you'll read this year
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ISBN: 0-00-834014-5 / 978-0-00-834014-8 (UK edition)
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January 1900 : Hardback
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Title: Precious You: A Novel
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
ISBN: 1-984855-96-4 / 978-1-984855-96-1
Publisher: Random House
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Paperback Editions

November 2021 : UK Paperback
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Title: That Woman: The gripping and unputdownable must-read thriller of 2021, with a shocking twist
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
ISBN: 0-00-834018-8 / 978-0-00-834018-6 (UK edition)
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August 2021 : Paperback
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Title: Precious You: A Novel
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
ISBN: 1-984855-98-0 / 978-1-984855-98-5
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
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July 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: Precious You: She's got your job... but she wants your life. Don't miss this gripping, unputdownable debut thriller
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
ISBN: 0-00-840202-7 / 978-0-00-840202-0 (UK edition)
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March 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: Precious You: She's got your job... but she wants your life. Don't miss this gripping, unputdownable debut thriller!
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
ISBN: 0-00-834015-3 / 978-0-00-834015-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: HQ
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


January 1900 : USA Paperback
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Title: Precious You
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
ISBN: 0-593-13454-0 / 978-0-593-13454-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

June 2020 : USA Audio edition
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Title: That Woman
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: HQ
Availability: Amazon   


June 2020 : UK Audio edition
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Title: That Woman
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: HQ
Availability: Amazon UK   


March 2020 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Precious You
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: HQ
Availability: Amazon AU   


March 2020 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Precious You
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: HQ
Availability: Amazon UK   


March 2020 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Precious You: A Novel
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon   


March 2020 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Precious You: A Novel
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

June 2020 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: That Woman: The gripping and unputdownable must-read thriller of 2021, with a shocking twist
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: HQ
Availability: Amazon UK   


March 2020 : Australia Kindle edition
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Title: Precious You: She's got your job... but she wants your life. Don't miss this gripping, unputdownable debut thriller!
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: HQ
Availability: Amazon AU   


March 2020 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Precious You: A Novel
Author(s): Helen Monks Takhar
Publisher: Random House
Availability: Amazon CA