Yesterday : The phenomenal debut thriller of secrets, lies and betrayal

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A brilliant high-concept thriller - a debut with all the intrigue of Gone Girl and the drama of Before I Go To Sleep - just how do you solve a murder when you can only remember yesterday? There are two types of people in the world. Those who can only remember yesterday, and those who can also recall the day before. You have just one lifeline to the past: your diary. Each night, you write down the things that matter. Each morning, your diary tells you where you were, who you loved and what you did. Today, the police are at your door. They say that the body of your husband's mistress has been found in the River Cam. They think your husband killed her two days ago. Can you trust the police? Can you trust your husband? Can you trust yourself?
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Product details

  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 161 x 237 x 32mm | 558g
  • Wildfire
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1472242203
  • 9781472242204
  • 692,738

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Yap is a phenomenon - Guardian

A 2017 literary event - Newsweek

A psychological thriller with a unique dystopian concept, The writing is fast-paced and the story full of twists and turns. - Courier Mail
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About Felicia Yap

Felicia Yap grew up in Kuala Lumpur. She read biochemistry at Imperial College London, before achieving a doctorate in history (and a half-blue in competitive ballroom dancing) at Cambridge University. She has written for The Economist and The Business Times. She has also worked as a radioactive-cell biologist, a war historian, a Cambridge lecturer, a technology journalist, a theatre critic, a flea-market trader and a catwalk model. Yesterday is her debut novel.
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1,529 ratings
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4 35% (542)
3 34% (517)
2 13% (198)
1 4% (64)
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