Ruth Ware grew up in Lewes, in East Sussex. After graduating from Manchester University she moved to Paris, before settling in north London. She has worked as a waitress, a bookseller, a teacher of English as a foreign language and a press officer. Married, with two small children, In a Dark, Dark Wood is her debut thriller.
Ruth Ware recommends
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The River At Night (2017)
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He Said / She Said (2017)
"A tour de force-a gripping, twisting, furiously clever read that asks all the right questions, and keeps you guessing until the very end. I loved it."
A Dangerous Crossing (2017)
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It's Always the Husband (2017)
"A page-turning whodunnit that will speak to anyone who's ever had a frenemy."
Here and Gone (2017)
"An almost unbearably tense nail-biter of a novel. Cancel all your plans and settle in for the ride "
Our Little Secret (2017)
"A cracking read. Our Little Secret builds to a deliciously dark conclusion."
The Woman in the Window (2018)
A J Finn
"A dark, twisty confection with an irresistible film noir premise. Hitchcock would have snapped up the rights in a heartbeat."
The Echo Killing (2018)
"The Echo Killing won me over utterly, from its lush southern setting to the determined vulnerable Harper and her dogged search for the truth."
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