The Murder Game
A BRAND NEW STEPHANIE KING NOVEL, FROM THE +3 MILLION COPY-BESTSELLING QUEEN OF PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLERS
A year ago today, we all gathered for Lucas's wedding at his glorious Cornish home overlooking the sea.
But no one was married that day.
Now Lucas has invited us back to celebrate the anniversary. But the anniversary of what? The wedding that never happened, or the...more
The Murder Game is a fantastically compelling read with an interesting cast of characters and interesting hook. Lucas’ invitation to his guests to play his elaborate game seems somewhat inappropriate. What would they have to celebrate?
The story begins with one of our main characters (and through whose eyes we experience the majority of the book) and her husband on the road. Their relationship is fraught and she’s clearly reluctant to attend the game. Why can’t Lucas simply be refused? The book ...more
What a great read this is! I haven't read any of Rachel's books before but I certainly will in the future if this book is anything to go by. This is the second in the series featuring Stephanie King but I don't think it essential to have read the first ... I haven't and it didn't detract from my experience at all so I feel this can be read as a standalone but will definitely think about reading the first to get some additional background.
In this book, a group of friends ...more
This was a really good murder mystery story with an excellent cast of characters and set in a huge house that made the whole thing feel a bit like if Agatha Christie was playing a game of Cluedo!
Gripping, twisty and leaving me guessing every other page as to who had done what and when, I definitely recommend this as an entertaining read!
This was a fascinating read. The plot intrigued me from the very beginning and there are some amazing twists in the story. I could not figure out all of them making it an even better read. The final truth was well executed and makes you ...more