Someone Else's Skin

Sarah Hilary

Crime / thriller · Great for: Anyone who loves gripping, plot-driven crime stories

About this book

Introducing DI Marnie Rome, this powerful novel that will enthral fans of Val McDermid and Mo Hayder.

Called to a woman’s refuge to take a routine witness statement, DI Marnie Rome instead walks in on an attempted murder. Trying to uncover the truth from layers of secrets, Marnie finds herself confronting her own demons. Because she, of all people, knows that it can be those closest to us we should fear the most…

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What we think of this book & ideas for gifting

A gripping crime thriller with lots of twists and turns. The novel deals brilliantly with issues from honour crimes, domestic violence and adoption, making it thematically accessible with several talking points.