The Sunday Girl

The Sunday Girl

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The Girl on the Train meets Before I Go to Sleep with a dash of Bridget Jones in this chilling tale of love gone horribly wrong ...
Some love affairs change you forever. Someone comes into your orbit and swivels you on your axis, like the wind working on a rooftop weather vane. And when they leave, as the wind always does, you are different; you have a new direction. And it's not always north.'
Any woman who's ever been involved with a bad, bad man and been dumped will understand what it feels like to be broken, broken-hearted and bent on revenge.
Taylor Bishop is hurt, angry and wants to destroy Angus Hollingsworth in the way he destroyed her: 'Insidiously. Irreparably. Like a puzzle he'd slowly dissembled ... stolen a couple of pieces from, and then discarded, knowing that nobody would ever be able to put it back together ever again.'
So Taylor consults The Art of War and makes a plan. Then she takes the next irrevocable step - one that will change her life forever.
Things start to spiral out of her control - and The Sunday Girl becomes impossible to put down.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 130 x 198 x 21mm | 229g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • UK Edition
  • 1760851442
  • 9781760851446
  • 119,556

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'A gripping psychological thriller' * The Daily Telegraph * 'The Girls Club of psychological thrillers has a worthy new member' * Herald Sun * 'Addictive, clever, brilliantly written' -- Ali Berg, author of The Book Ninja 'I was definitely hooked by the sharp, pacy writing and twisty plot of this intriguing psychological thriller' * New Zealand Women's Weekly, Book of the Week * 'Exciting, irresistible, and real' * Good Reading * 'You know that things cannot end well, but you can't turn away or stop reading this gripping novel' * Canberra Weekly * 'An addictive debut psychological thriller which explores the darkness of abusive relationships' * New Idea * 'A well plotted, crisply paced first novel' * The Listener * 'A gripping rollercoaster ride of a story...exciting, darkly humorous, and at times disturbing, and I loved it' * Better Reading * 'Explores abuse, victimisation, control and revenge in an accessible, and impressively sneaky impressive debut' * AustCrime Fiction * 'Offers a storyline that is both different and very contemporary...a compulsive read!' -- Mrs B's Book Reviews 'The Girl On The Train meets Before I Go To Sleep, you won't be able to resist turning the page' * Family Circle * 'If you enjoyed The Girl on the Train, Gone Girl and The Woman in the Window, you will surely enjoy this' -- Judith * Goodreads * 'A complex and intriguing story of love and revenge... an excellent debut novel' -- Sharon * Goodreads * 'An addictive read and an excellent debut novel' -- Carolyn * Goodreads * 'I absolutely loved this book. It deserves more than 5 stars and should be made into a movie!' -- Amelia * Netgalley * 'I absolutely devoured this thrilling, nail biting read. I was hooked from the first page and until the last word' -- Lynn * Netgalley * 'A gripping rollercoaster ride of a story... exciting, darkly humorous, and at times disturbing, and I loved it' * The Listener * 'explores abuse, victimisation, control and revenge in an accessible, and impressively sneaky manner... an impressive debut' * AustCrime Fiction * 'For any woman who's found her prince turning into a toad, this book is so, so relatable. You'll find yourself understanding every step Taylor takes' -- Caitlin * Goodreads *
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About Pip Drysdale

Pip Drysdale is a writer, musician and actor who grew up in Africa and Australia. At 20 she moved to New York to study acting, worked in indie films and off-off Broadway theatre, started writing songs and made four records. After graduating with a BA in English, Pip moved to London where she played shows across Europe. In 2015 she started writing books. Her debut novel, The Sunday Girl, was a bestseller and has been published in the United States, Italy, Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The Strangers We Know was also a bestseller and is being developed for television. The Paris Affair is her third book. To find out more about Pip, see, and Instagram @pipdrysdale.
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Rating details

4,869 ratings
3.74 out of 5 stars
5 22% (1,085)
4 40% (1,952)
3 29% (1,403)
2 7% (339)
1 2% (90)
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