The gripping psychological thriller
Nicola Rayner was born in Abergavenny, south Wales, and works as a freelance journalist, specialising in dance and travel. The Girl Before You, her debut novel, was runner-up in the Cheltenham First Novel Competition in 2018. She lives in London with her husband and Jack Russell.
`In The Girl Before You, Nicola Rayner has written the new The Girl on the Train, although her novel also features note-perfect prose and an ending that will leave you gasping. So addictive, it should come with a health warning' Observer
`I adored this wonderfully assured debut. Nicola Rayner writes like a dream. An engrossing and emotionally honest thriller. Can't wait for her next book!' Emma Curtis, bestselling author of One Little Mistake
`A tantalising and suspenseful mystery. Absolutely brilliant! I didn't want it to end' Lauren North, bestselling author of The Perfect Betrayal
`A beautifully observed and superbly written psychological drama . . . A writer to watch with the greatest of excitement' The Chap
`A great page-turner for holiday reading' That's Life