The Missing Hours
A contemporary psychological thriller about toxic masculinity, social media and a woman who won’t be beaten.
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‘A one-sitting read.’ Jane Casey
‘Compulsively readable.’ Mail on Sunday
She doesn’t remember. He won’t let her forget.
From a distance, Claudia Castro has it all: the famous family, the trust fund, thousands of Instagram followers, and a spot in NYU’s freshman class. But then one drunken night everything changes.
Her memory hazy, Claudia cuts herself off from her family, seeking solace in a new friendship, but when the rest of school comes back from spring break, Claudia is missing.
‘A searing tale of sexual assault in the digital age. Timely, taut, and gripping – an absolute must-read.’ Laura McHugh
What readers are saying:
‘This book kept me up way too late, but it was totally worth it!’
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‘A fast-paced read that gives the reader much to ponder.’
‘Timely, taut, and gripping – an absolute must-read.’
A searing, contemporary twist on the classic revenge and redemption story.
A compulsively readable, morally complex tale.
A dark gripping study of vengeance and of what it means to live in a woman's body.
A deftly written slice of psychological crime.
This contemporary morality tale perfectly evokes the dangers of modern life . . . A stunning essay for our #MeToo generation, it is both shocking and gripping.
A one-sitting read ... Without a wasted word, Dahl effortlessly recreates privileged New York life and its dark underside. An absolutely superb novel by an exceptionally talented writer.
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