Exceptionally exciting debut by the new queen of thrillers

Her perfect life is in Freefall. Who can she trust?


A plane crash sees Allison losing the life she’s built for herself – her perfect fiancé and their world of luxury – is gone in the blink of an eye.

She’s survived the crash, but is now running from a man who appears to be stalking her every move. Meanwhile her mum, Maggie, refuses to believe her daughter is missing, presumed dead, and sets out to discover what’s really happening.

Freefall is the exceptional debut novel by Jessica Barry (a pseudonym) that explores the deep and complex bond between mothers and daughters, and that’s secured a major Hollywood film deal. Penguin, R290.