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"Wonderfully creepy"—Toronto Star
"If you only take one book on holiday with you it has to be Until You're Mine by Samantha Hayes. It's a totally unputdownable thriller that will keep you gripped to your sun lounger until the very end. And just when you think you've figured things out, watch out for the twist!"—Cosmopolitan (UK)
"A terse and thrilling story not to be missed: the unforeseen ending feels like walking on quicksand."—Psychologies
"If you're a fan of psychological thrillers, you'll love this book. You won't be able to turn the pages fast enough and the ending is a real shocker."—Bella
“A classic cuckoo in the nest tale with a disturbing twist.... This book is almost impossible to review without spoilers, so I won't. All I can say is, you won't see it coming.”—Harpers Bazaar (UK)
Before becoming a writer, SAMANTHA HAYES worked at jobs ranging from private detective to bartender to fruit picker and factory worker, lived on a kibbutz, and spent a few years in Australia and the USA. Her writing career began when she won a short story competition in 2003. She now lives in Warwickshire with her family.
You're alone. You're vulnerable. And you have something that someone else wants. At any cost.
Claudia Morgan-Brown finally has everything she wants. Pregnant with a much-wanted first baby of her own, she has a happily established family of two small step-sons and a loving husband with a great career. But she is also committed to her full-time job as a social worker, and her husband travels often. So when Claudia hires Zoe to help her around the house in anticipation of the baby’s arrival, it seems like the answer to her prayers. But despite Zoe's glowing recommendations and instant rapport with the children, there's something about her that Claudia just cannot trust.
Meanwhile, there has been a series of vicious attacks on pregnant women in the area, and Claudia becomes acutely aware of how vulnerable she may be. With her husband out of town for work and her family far away, who will protect her? What is it exactly that Zoe wants? Realizing appearances can be deceiving even in her seemingly idyllic world, as Claudia digs deeper into Zoe’s past, she begins to wonder – how far would someone go to have a child of her own?
Riveting from its very first pages, UNTIL YOU'RE MINE is a masterwork of psychological suspense. Readers of BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP and TURN OF MIND will be enthralled by this multilayered novel, featuring a twisted plot that ends in a breathtaking and shocking finale.