The Lie of You

  • by Jane Lythell
  • Narrated by Gabrielle Glaister, Melkorka Oskarsdottir
  • 9 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

To the outside world, Kathy is the very picture of a happy and fulfilled modern woman. She has a beautiful baby boy, a clever, handsome husband and a glamorous, high-powered job. But not everybody is fooled. Her employee, Heja, knows the truth: The cracks in Kathy's marriage, her self-doubt, her fear of failure at work. In fact, Heja is perfectly placed to destroy Kathy's life...

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What the Critics Say

"A very credible portrait of obsession to the point of madness... a clever, involving first novel" (Literary Review)
"Fascinating... clever... the author's real skill is her ability to invent memorable original characters. A thrilling read" (Daily Mail)

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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Well paced story

Nice psychological thriller narrated with 2 voices - an English woman and a Finnish woman. The Finnish accent didn't feel quite right to me and I spend 4 months a year in Finland and am married to a Finn. But it was a good listen and would read more from this author.
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- Amazon Customer

Dull

I gave up on the last few hours because I was so fed up the style of presentation, it was dull and the wording so pedantic.
Not up to Audible's usual standard.
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- Janet

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-05-2014
  • Publisher: Lamplight