Carla Roberts lives alone in a high-rise in Hackney. The lift keeps stopping on her floor, but nobody gets out. Days later, she's found brutally murdered. Samson Segal has taken to spying on his neighbours, particularly beautiful and successful Gillian Ward. And when Gillian's daughter finds herself locked out the house, Samson takes her in. But her lack of appreciation makes him angry, and he vents to his diary, unaware that his sister-in-law cracked his password long ago...When Gillian's husband is murdered, Samson finds himself under intense scrutiny. And the only man making any progress on the case shouldn't be working on it. Yet he's the only one who believes Samson is innocent...
An atmospheric crime novel from the multi-million-copy bestselling Charlotte Link.
Charlotte Link is one of Europe's bestselling crime writers and has sold more than 16 million novels in Germany alone. Her atmospheric brand of psychological suspense made THE OTHER CHILD a massive No.1 bestseller in Germany and was greeted by rave reviews. Charlotte has been nominated for the Fiction Category of the GERMAN BOOK PRIZE and her work has been widely adpated for TV, most recently THE OTHER CHILD.