The Crime Writers' Association

Gold 2014

Paula Daly
Keep Your Friends Close
shortlisted
Bantam/Transworld

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A couple’s rock-solid marriage comes under the microscope in this edgy and superior psychological thriller involving a determined and deliciously evil woman bent on making a living out of manipulating men. Moments of mayhem punctuate this wonderful dark story leading to a final twist that certainly doesn’t disappoint. Realistic characterization coupled with a great narrative style stand out in this emotional roller-coaster of a read.