The Adversary : A True Story of Monstrous Deception, Paperback Book

The Adversary : A True Story of Monstrous Deception Paperback

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Selected as a Book of the Year 2017 in The TimesTHE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERON THE SATURDAY MORNING OF JANUARY 9, 1993, WHILE JEAN CLAUDE ROMAND WAS KILLING HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN, I WAS WITH MINE IN A PARENT-TEACHER MEETING... With these chilling first words, acclaimed master of psychological suspense, Emmanuel Carrere, begins his exploration of the double life of a respectable doctor, eighteen years of lies, five murders, and the extremes to which ordinary people can go. 'As a writer, Carrere is straight berserk; as a storyteller he is so freakishly talented, so unassuming in grace and power that you only realize the hold he's got on you when you attempt to pull away...

You say: True crime and literature? I don't believe it. I say: Believe it' Junot Diaz'Mesmerising' Sunday Telegraph'Stunning' Evening Standard'Unputdownable' Washington Post'A masterpiece' New York Times

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
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  • Category: True crime
  • ISBN: 9781784705800

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