A Dangerous Crossing

  • by Rachel Rhys
  • Narrated by Katherine Manners
  • 11 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

A stunning atmospheric novel in the great tradition of Death on the Nile and Patricia Highsmith - tells of a young girl's journey on a cruise liner from England to a new life on the brink of the Second World War.
England, September 1939:
Lily Shepherd boards a cruise liner for a new life in Australia and is plunged into a world of cocktails, jazz and glamorous friends. But as the sun beats down, poisonous secrets begin to surface. Suddenly Lily finds herself trapped with nowhere to go....
Australia, six-weeks later:
The world is at war, the cruise liner docks, and a beautiful young woman is escorted onto dry land in handcuffs.
What has she done?

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What the Critics Say

"Thrilling, captivating. Simply stunning. 5 *****." (Daily Express)
"Intoxicating. I loved this book!" (Santa Montefiore)
"Bag a copy of this Daphne du Maurier-style debut!" (Press Association)
"Thrilling, seductive, utterly absorbing." (Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train)
Red Magazine Pick of the Month
Candis Magazine Book of the Month

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Customer Reviews

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very much a story for young femail romantics

i regtet that i did not read the synopsis, else i would not have purchased this book which had a very. feminine bias..
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- alexander

Book Details

  • Release Date: 30-03-2017
  • Publisher: Random House Audiobooks