We All Begin as Strangers, Hardback Book


If you loved THE TROUBLE WITH GOATS AND SHEEP by Joanna Cannon, ELIZABETH IS MISSING by Emma Healey and THE UNLIKELY PILGRIMAGE OF HAROLD FRY by Rachel Joyce, you'll adore this wonderful British debut novel. It's 1984, and a heatwave is scorching the ordinary English village of Heathcote. What's more, a mysterious figure is slipping into homes through back doors and open windows.

Dubbed 'The Fox', he knows everything about everyone - leaving curious objects in their homes, or taking things from them. When beloved Anna goes missing, the whole community believes The Fox is responsible. But as the residents scramble to solve the mystery of Anna's disappearance, little do they know it's their darkest secrets The Fox is really after...Inspired by real events, and with a brilliant cast of characters, WE ALL BEGIN AS STRANGERS is a beautiful debut novel you'll want to recommend to everyone. ******* Praise for WE ALL BEGIN AS STRANGERS: 'A dazzling debut...Beautifully plotted, fantastically written and compellingly strange' - DAILY MAIL 'I can see why it has been compared to THE TROUBLE WITH GOATS AND SHEEP as it has such a warm but heartbreaking feel to it' - Kate, Amazon reviewer 'A book about community and how trusts can be so easily broken' - WRITING. IE 'Explores ideas of loneliness and longing' - THE i NEWSPAPER


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