That Night

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What would you do to protect your family? Anything. During a family holiday in Italy, you get an urgent call from your sister. There’s been an accident: she hit a man with her car and he’s dead. She’s overcome with terror – fearing years in a foreign jail away from her child. She asks for your help. It wasn’t her fault, not really. She’d cover for you, so will you do the same for her? But when the police come calling, the lies start. And you each begin to doubt your trust in one another. What really happened that night? Who is lying to who? Who will be the first to crack?

ISBN: 9781405942447 Author: McAllister, Gillian Publisher: Penguin Books Publication Date: 8th July 2021 Imprint: Penguin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.92 (edition:23) Pages: 458 Language: English Edition: Paperback original Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , ,

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING RICHARD & JUDY SUMMER PICK AND THIS SUMMER’S MOST COMPULSIVE NOVEL

‘Incredibly tense and gripping’ ADELE PARKS
‘Kept me guessing and kept me fooled. Clever, pacy and so gripping that my heart raced’ C.L. TAYOR
‘This absolutely blew me away. Properly unputdownable’
5***** READER REVIEW
‘Another unputdownable what-would-you-do thriller, rich with McAllister’s trademark twists and emotional depth’
ERIN KELLY
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What would you do to protect your family?

ANYTHING.

During a family holiday in Italy, you get an urgent call from your sister.

There’s been an accident: she hit a man with her car and he’s dead.

She’s overcome with terror – fearing years in a foreign jail away from her child.

She asks for your help. It wasn’t her fault, not really. She’d cover for you, so will you do the same for her?

But when the police come calling, the lies start. And you each begin to doubt your trust in one another.

What really happened that night?

Who is lying to who?

And who will be the first to crack? . . .
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‘From its propulsive opening to its devastating finale, That Night explores the terrible cost of family loyalty and the lines all of us might cross for those we love. Her best yet’ TM LOGAN

‘Tautly plotted and beautifully written. Gillian McAllister just gets better and better’ Clare Mackintosh

‘That Night was like watching a gripping, tense and claustrophobic box set! My heart was in my mouth the whole time. Her best yet’ Claire Douglas

‘Almost unbearably tense and an utterly absorbing read’ Rosamund Lupton

‘Had me absolutely gripped. Claustrophobic and tense and completely absorbing’ Jane Fallon

‘Beautifully written and incredibly gripping . . . it gave me genuine shivers. Masterfully done’ Beth O’Leary

‘So slippery, you will struggle to catch your breath. Gillian McAllister has secured her throne as the queen of the moral dilemma’ Holly Seddon

That Night is yet another triumph, intricately plotted and beautifully written’ Jill Mansell

That Night crept into my every waking thought. A claustrophobic, twisty novel that will have you asking “what would I do?”‘ Lia Louis

READERS ARE HOOKED BY THAT NIGHT:

‘A masterpiece’ 5***** Reader Review

‘I’m speechless . . . cannot recommend enough’ 5***** Reader Review

‘A pressure cooker of panic, excitement, fear, anger . . . I cannot rave about this enough!’ 5***** Reader Review

‘WOW! WOW! WOW! The twists and shocks blew me away’ 5***** Reader Review

Praise for Gillian McAllister

‘I read it in a breathless day and a half’ Lisa Jewell

‘Perfection. Intriguing and compelling’ Clare Mackintosh

‘As tense as a piano string’ Sunday Times

‘Addictive, clever, twisty’ Sun

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