How Far We Fall

“Instantly intriguing, chilling.” - Daily Mail

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How Far We Fall – Jane Shemilt
  • 2018 - Penguin
  • ISBN-10: 0718180909
  • ISBN-13: 978-0718180904

A wife who must keep her affair secret.

A husband who has the power to bring her lover down.

A marriage that could end in murder.

Beth was still reeling from the end of her affair the night she met Albie – a man who knows her ex better than anyone, but has no idea of their history.

He’s perfectly placed to give Beth the revenge she craves – if only she can keep her secret safe.

But how far is she willing to go?

How Far We Fall – Jane Shemilt

“Breathtaking dissection of a marriage.”

Woman & Home

“Instantly intriguing, chilling.”

Daily Mail

“A modern Macbeth, with a compelling sense of place, good twists, and a tense, intense ending.”

Sarah Vaughan (Best selling author of Anatomy of a Scandal)

“A brilliant exploration of power and responsibility, jealously and vengeance, set against the fascinating backdrop of the world of neurosurgery.”

Daily Express

“We couldn't put this down.”

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International Editions

UK (C'wealth) Penguin – Michael Joseph
Albania Dituria
Hungary General Press
Italy Newton Compton

Awards & Accolades for How Far We Fall

  • Film rights option by Twelve Town Productions.
  • Included in Prima’s Best Summer Reads.

Congratulations to all the winners and shortlistees; this makes such inspiring and joyful reading.

Loved being part of this- so many of many great ideas come out of the best crime dramas. I wait, pen in hand to pounce on them.