PANIC ROOM is Robert Goddard at his best. A sliver of a mystery kicks off a juggernaut of a thriller. Layers of secrets, half-truths and lies must be peeled back to reveal what really lies within.
Robert Goddard's first novel, Past Caring, was an instant bestseller. Since then, his books have captivated readers worldwide with their edge-of-the-seat pace and their labyrinthine plotting. He has won awards in the UK, the US and acrossEurope and his books have been translated into over thirty languages. In 2019, he won the Crime Writers' Association's highest accolade, the Diamond Dagger, for a lifetime achievement in Crime Writing.
Is this his best yet? For years Robert Goddard has been my go-to
guy for a certain kind of storytelling, full of easy charm blended
with sinister menace, and propulsive pace with twisty plotting *
Lee Child *
Splendidly serpentine and immaculately plotted, this is thriller writing at its very best * Daily Mail *
Robert Goddard has been writing imaginative first-class thrillers for nearly 30 years . . . Panic Room is an absorbing example of his superior storytelling, an excellent read * The Times *
This is a tense read, fill of characteristic Goddard twists * Guardian *
As always, Goddard can be relied upon to entertain * The Literary Review *