From the British Gillian Flynn, a tense, twisting thriller about a young wife, a dying husband and the family that comes between them . . .
In a vast house by the sea, a wealthy man lies dying. His young wife, Di, soon to be his sole heir, awaits the arrival of her in-laws, all of them bent on claiming an inheritance.
A pair of poisonous daughters, a merciless husband, a beguiling grandson each has a scheme, each keeps a secret. And each has underestimated the widow Di, who is far more resourceful, and far more merciless, than the family could possibly suspect . . .
Humming with psychological suspense, packed with surprising twists, this high-voltage thriller is a mesmerizing game of cat and mouse."