"Gives the Scandi authors a run for their money." (Yrsa Sigurdardottir).
Every secret has consequences. Autumn 2004. In Bampton, Derbyshire, Lena Fisher is arrested for suffocating her husband, Andrew.
Spring 2016. A year after Lena's release from prison, Andrew is found dead in a disused mortuary.
Who was the man Lena killed twelve years ago, and who committed the second murder?
When Lena disappears, her sister, Kat, sets out to follow a trail of clues delivered by a mysterious teenage boy.
Kat must uncover the truth - before there's another death ...A Deadly Thaw confirms Sarah Ward's place as one of the most exciting new crime writers.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 01/09/2016
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780571321025