Nicci French, the bestselling author of "What to do When Someone Dies" and "Losing You", returns with the second book in the gripping new series that began with Top Ten Bestseller "Blue Monday". Fans of Peter James' "Roy Grace" series and Peter Robinson's "DCI Banks" series will love central character psychotherapist Frieda Klein, who is consulted ona grisly and seemingly unsolvable crime. Sometimes the mind isa dangerous placeto hide. The rotting, naked corpse ofa man is found amidst swarms of flies in the living room of a confused woman. Who is he? Why is Michelle Doyce tryingto serve him afternoon tea? And how didthe dead body find its way into her flat? DCIKarlsson needs an expert to delve inside Michelle's mindfor answers and turns to former colleague, psychiatrist Frieda Klein. Eventually Michelle's ramblings lead to a vital cluethat in turn leadsto a possible identity.Robert Poole. Jack of all trades and master conman. The deeperFrieda and Karlsson dig,the more of Poole's victims they encounter ...andthe more motives they uncover for his murder. But is anyone telling them the truth except for poor, confused Michelle? And when thepast returnsto haunt Frieda's present, she finds herselfin danger. Whoever set out to destroy Poole also seems determined to destroyFrieda Klein.
gritty heroine,a gruesome crimeand a terrifying huntfor a psychotic killer, "Tuesday's Gone" is not to be missed by fans of psychological thrillers. "Nicci French knows just how to play onour worst fears". ("Daily Mail"). Nicci French is the pseudonym for the writing partnership of journalists Nicci Gerrard and Sean French, who have written for publications including "The Telegraph" and "The Observer". The couple are married and live in Suffolk. There are twelve other bestselling novels by Nicci French, all published by Penguin. "Blue Monday" was the first thrilling instalment in the "Frieda Klein" series; this is the second. Their previous novels include "The Memory Game", "The Safe House", "Killing Me Softly", "Beneath the Skin", "The Red Room", "Land of the Living", "Catch Me When I Fall", "Secret Smile", "Until It's Over" and "Complicit".
Shelfari edited the description of Tuesday's Gone Thursday, May 10, 2012.