The Stopped Heart, Paperback / softback Book

The Stopped Heart Paperback / softback


'Bloody brilliant' Paula Hawkins, bestselling author of The Girl on the TrainSome memories are too powerful to live only in the past. During a ferocious storm, a red-haired stranger appears in the garden of a small farming cottage.

Eliza and her parents take him in. But very soon, it's clear he has no intention of leaving. A century later, Mary and Graham have experienced every parent's worst nightmare.

Now, escaping the memories and the headlines, they have found an idyllic new home in rural Suffolk.

A cottage, a beautiful garden. The perfect place to forget. To move on. But life doesn't always work that way. A devastating depiction of profound loss, sexual longing, love and true evil, The Stopped Heart is the finest novel to date from this most fearless and original of writers.


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