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The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood

(2019)
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'Dark and compelling, a slow-motion collapse; I read it in 24 hours with my heart in my mouth. So good!' Julie Cohen, author of Together
'Dark, tragic ... at once heartbreaking and compelling' Daily Express
'As heart-breaking as it is captivating, [...] you're left with no choice but to put life on hold while you race to the end' Woman and Home

Cornelia Blackwood lives a quiet life. When she goes to the corner shop to buy milk, people whisper behind her back.
Her one constant, her rock, is her husband. But when he doesn't come home from a work conference, she is left alone to try to pick up the pieces. And before long, the secret he has hidden from her for all these years is laid bare.

Everyone knows what Cornelia did all those years ago.
But no one knows what she will do next.


From a supremely talented storyteller, The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood is a powerful novel of motherhood, loss and loneliness and how we can make damaging choices when pushed to our emotional edge.

'A searing portrait of motherhood, mental health and profound loss' heat

'A captivating, deeply affecting read' - Fabulous

'A deeply moving novel' - Woman's Weekly

'A powerful, compelling and emotional rollercoaster of a novel' Hannah Richell, author of The Peacock Summer

?'This story of motherhood and secrets handles a difficult subject with skill and sensitivity' Catherine Isaac, author of You Me Everything

'This heart-wrenching story explores postpartum psychosis with compassion' Prima

'A powerful and talented voice' Rachel Hore, author of Last Letter Home

'A brave and moving story about how much can be lost and what happens next' Alison Moore

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Dark and compelling, a slow-motion collapse; I read it in 24 hours with my heart in my mouth. So good!" - Julie Cohen

"A powerful, compelling and emotional rollercoaster of a novel." - Hannah Richell


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Hardback Editions

February 2019 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
ISBN: 1-4711-3454-7 / 978-1-4711-3454-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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Paperback Editions

September 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
ISBN: 1-4711-8342-4 / 978-1-4711-8342-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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Audio Editions

May 2019 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Flight Of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
ISBN: 1-78771-548-5 / 978-1-78771-548-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
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May 2019 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Flight Of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
ISBN: 1-78771-549-3 / 978-1-78771-549-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


January 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio UK
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Title: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio UK
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January 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio UK
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January 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio UK
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

February 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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February 2019 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood
Author(s): Susan Elliot Wright
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Availability: Amazon UK