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9780340718353

In Your Face

In Your Face

by Scarlett Thomas

Publisher Hodder & Stoughton

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  • First Printing
  • Hardcover


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About the book

Lily Pascale gets a phone call out of the blue from her old friend Jess, a journalist selling true-life stories to a magazine. She has written a feature about three women who were stalked and now, on the day of publication, they've all been found murdered. She's in the frame and she needs a friend. Lily has her own reasons for wanting to escape from Devon, so she's on the next train to London. But when she gets there, Jess has gone. Where is Jess? And what is the meaning of the mysterious message she left? In order to find out, Lily has to begin picking her way through a confusing world of liars, cheats and charlatans. But who's telling the truth? With the help of young artist Jon, tabloid hack Sarah and her father's girlfriend Star, Lily is about to find out...

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About the Author

Scarlett Thomas

Scarlett Thomas is the author of nine books. Her most recent publications include The Seed CollectorsMonkeys with TypewritersOur Tragic Universe; and The End of Mr. Y. Her work has been translated into 24 languages, longlisted for the Orange Broadband Prize and shortlisted for the South African Boeke Prize. In 2001 she was included in the Independent on Sunday's list of the UK's 20 best young writers, and in 2002 she won an Elle Style Award for the novel Going Out. In 2010 she was Selected by the Telegraph as one of the best 20 novelists under 40. She has written short fiction, reviews and articles for various anthologies and publications, including Nature Magazine, the Guardian and the New York Times. She has also had stories broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and nature writing broadcast on Radio 3. She has read at many literary festivals and music festivals.

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