The only thing the three women had in common was their husband. And, as of this morning, that they're each accused of his murder. 'I could not put it down... I loved it!' MARIAN KEYES'Oh, my, can this author write women!' NEW YORK TIMES'Atmospheric and addictive' THE SUN*****Blake Nelson moved onto a hidden stretch of land - a raw paradise in the wilds of Utah - where he lived with his three wives:Rachel, the chief wife, obedient and doting to a fault. Tina, the other wife, who is everything Rachel isn't. And Emily, the youngest wife, who knows little else. When their husband is found dead under the desert sun, the questions pile up. But none of the widows know who would want to kill a good man like Blake. Or, at least, that's what they'll tell the police... *****'A compelling read with a very dark heart' OBSERVER'Superbly evokes the lives of three women and the secrets they hide.
This story lingers in the memory' DAILY MAIL'What's fascinating about this well-researched mystery is the window it offers on the extraordinary and disturbing world of people who believe they have found the true faith' GUARDIAN'A riveting murder plot, and a delicate analysis of the relationship between 'sister' wives . . . An amazing achievement' WOMAN&HOME'Brilliantly twisty' ELLY GRIFFITHS'Utterly compelling' MARIAN KEYES'Intense, gripping, superb' WILL DEAN'Absolutely thrilling' ALEX MICHAELIDES'A tremendous read' HARRIET TYCE'Absolutely gripping' EVA DOLAN'Strikingly original - and highly recommended' CHRIS HAMMER'A brilliant joyride in the company of three unforgettable women - a hugely enjoyable and original mystery with real heart' JANE CASEY'Part page-turning whodunit, part desert domestic noir, Black Widows is a sly, contemporary crime masterpiece.
I loved it.' ADRIAN McKINTY