FREE UK P&P Full delivery charges » Shopping Basket

The Red House

Cover of The Red House

Author: Emily Winslow

Genre: Crime, Mystery & Thriller
Format: E-book
ISBN: 9780749018016
Rights: UK and Commonwealth ex Canada
Pub. Date: 19th February 2015

Avg Reader Rating:

See Reader Reviews...

Buy from Amazon UK Buy from Amazon USA

Format: E-book

Part of the series:
Keene & Frohmann

Cool Extras                                                                             See full list >>

Latest Extra: Link: The story behind The Red House - Essay by Emily Winslow

Synopsis of book»

Maxwell is living his worst nightmare when he begins to question whether his fiancée Imogen is his own blood sister, separated by adoption. A visit to Imogen’s birthplace in Cambridge stirs up déjà vu that intensifies his fears.

While Detective Chief Inspector Morris Keene languishes at home, struggling with a debilitating injury and post-traumatic stress, his former partner Detective Inspector Chloe Frohmann is following a suicide case in which Morris’ daughter Dora is suspected of assisting the death. 

When buried skeletons are discovered next to an old barn, the suicide is linked back to Imogen's childhood, revealing horrors of the past and new dangers in the present.

What Critics Have Said»

'The Red House has much to commend it. As a novel of psychological suspense it certainly delivers'Shots Blog

Read all critics' reviews »

'Familial mysteries offer dizzying layers ... logic and vulnerabilities of the participants are steadily revealed, as Winslow wrings every last satisfying twist from her characters'The American

'I was hooked before finishing the prologue ... a high quality literary thriller'Booklover Book Review

'Satisfyingly twisty' and 'thought-provoking' . . . 'Winslow has a talent for developing the distinctive voices of her characters'The Bookbag

‘[The Red House] is a triumph, confirmation that Emily is here to stay. I love the way she handles to perfection the multiple-protagonist viewpoints – you are never confused – and the story fairly belts along at a reasonable pace. DI Chloe Frohmann is on top form, and never far from the truth. Time these excellent stories were snapped up by a TV company’Books Monthly

‘Emily Winslow’s latest novel The Red House is psychological crime writing at its best. Compelling from page one, with hugely sympathetic characters, it weaves a complex tale of past and present mysteries, which left me guessing right to the end. Winslow’s atmospheric and lyrical writing style added to my enjoyment of this first-class mystery’Kate Rhodes

Close all critics' reviews

What You Say»                                                             Add your review »

Books in this series                                  See full list »

  • The Start of Everything
  • The Whole World
  • The Red House
  • Look For Her

Other Books by this author                                  See full list »

  • Look For Her
  • The Start of Everything
  • The Whole World
Competitions & Giveaways
Ask the Author
Suggestion Box

Something you'd like to see on our website?
Let us know!