Just Before I Died

How long can they keep you in the dark?

It was just a patch of ice. But it was nearly enough to kill Kath Redway, spinning her car into Burrator Reservoir in the beautiful Dartmoor National Park.

She is shocked but delighted to escape with a few bruises and amnesia. But her family is not so pleased. Her handsome husband is cold, even angry. Her gifted daughter talks ever more strangely, about a ‘man on the moor’.

Then, as chilling fragments of memory return, Kath realizes her ‘accident’ was nothing of the kind. And now her life collapses into a new world of darkness, menace, and terror.

PUBLISHER: HarperCollins


  • ‘A fantastic read that weaves an eerie spell around the reader. It does for Dartmoor what THE DRY does for the Outback’

    Cass Green, bestselling author of IN A COTTAGE IN A WOOD

  • ‘The wild setting, drenched in folklore, provides atmosphere to this thriller’

    Sunday Mirror

  • ‘There is more than a hint of Daphne du Maurier in this gripping thriller’

    Daily Mail

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