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THE OTHER WOMAN

Sandie Jones

  • Original Title: THE OTHER WOMAN
  • Publication date: June 2018
  • Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN
  • Country: GB
  • 448 print pages
  • Crime fiction/Psychological Thriller

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  • Epoch: Contemporary
  • Time Period: 21th century
  • Location setting: United Kingdom
  • Themes: FAMILY, Dysfunctional family, Maternity, PEOPLE facing life, Search for the truth, PEOPLE facing the extraordinary, Manipulation, Conspiracy, Psychological dysfunction, Rivalry, LOVE / HATE, Passion, Destruction, Hate

Pitch

Emily falls in love with Adam, he’s perfect, until she meets his mother. Pammie is a nightmare, who wants her son for herself, so much so that Emily thinks she killed his last girlfriend.

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Film / TV rights optioned

Translation rights sold: Brazil, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Macedonia, Poland, Russia, Serbia and Turkey.Offer in Norway and France

A Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine Book Pick for November 2018
Shortlisted for the 2018 Thumping Good Read Award

Perfect for those who love BA Paris and Michelle Frances.

Sandie has worked as a freelance journalist for national newspapers and magazines for over 20 years. THE OTHER WOMAN is her debut.

Summary

Emily is a strong, independent woman who meets the man of her dreams in Adam. Their relationship goes from strength to strength, though over time, Emily feels an oppressive influence from Adam’s mother, Pammie. Despite Emily’s initial forgiving nature, she soon finds that Pammie is doing everything she can to undermine and intimidate her.

But why is Pammie so set on destroying her? Is she just an over-protective mother looking out for Adam’s best interests or does she have a more sinister motive?

Two strong women, battling for the emotions and control of one man. But who will win? All Emily knows is that Adam’s last girlfriend is dead. Will she suffer the same fate?

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  • Author’s biography

    Sandie Jones is a British writer. She has been a freelance journalist for over twenty years, interviewing celebrities such as Justin Timberlake, Isla Fisher, Simon Cowell and Naomie Harris. THE OTHER WOMAN, her debut, sold over 200,000 copies and the TV rights were optioned by a Bafta and Emmy award-winning production company.