An atmospheric crime novel from the multi-million-copy bestselling Charlotte Link.
Carla Roberts lives alone in a high-rise in Hackney. The lift keeps stopping on her floor, but nobody gets out. Days later, she's found brutally murdered.
Samson Segal has taken to spying on his neighbours, particularly beautiful and successful Gillian Ward. And when Gillian's daughter finds herself locked out the house, Samson takes her in. But her lack of appreciation makes him angry, and he vents to his diary, unaware that his sister-in-law cracked his password long ago...
When Gillian's husband is murdered, Samson finds himself under intense scrutiny. And the only man making any progress on the case shouldn't be working on it. Yet he's the only one who believes Samson is innocent...
This is a brilliant novel with compelling characters - SUNDAY TIMES
An interesting and atmospheric crime thriller - WE LOVE THIS BOOK
A timely release from Germany's bestselling female author - BELLA
Charlotte Link is one of Europe's bestselling crime writers and has sold more than 15 million novels in Germany alone. Her atmospheric brand of psychological suspense made THE OTHER CHILD a massive No. 1 bestseller in Germany and was greeeted by rave reviews. Charlotte has been nominated for the Fiction Category of the German Book Prize and her work has been widely adpated for TV, with the adaptation of THE OTHER CHILD set for transmission in Germany in 2011.