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The Lamplighters

Emma Stonex

From Shelf: Official Indie Top 12 Adult Fiction Bestsellers (Week 19, 2022)

Inspired by true events, The Lamplighters is the story of three men who vanish from a remote lighthouse. Twenty years later, the mystery of their disappearance still haunts the heartbroken women left behind. Rich with the salty air of the Cornish coast, this is a sweeping drama that will bring you to tears, even as you can't look away.

The Sunday Times bestseller, inspired by mysterious real events.Cornwall, 1972. Three keepers vanish from a remote lighthouse, miles from the shore. The entrance door is locked from the inside. The clocks have stopped. The Principal Keeper's weather log describes a mighty storm, but the skies have been clear all week.What happened to those three men, out on the tower? The heavy sea whispers their names. The tide shifts beneath the swell, drowning ghosts. Can their secrets ever be recovered from the waves?Twenty years later, the women they left behind are still struggling to move on. Helen, Jenny and Michelle should have been united by the tragedy, but instead it drove them apart. And then a writer approaches them. He wants to give them a chance to tell their side of the story. But only in confronting their darkest fears can the truth begin to surface . . .The Lamplighters by Emma Stonex is an intoxicating and suspenseful mystery, an unforgettable story of love and grief that explores the way our fears blur the line between the real and the imagined.'Gripping' - Guardian'Riveting' - Independent'Excellent' - Observer'A triumph' - Daily Mail

Paperback / softback
Pan Macmillan
Published Date:
198mm x 131mm x 25mm
Crime & mystery

RRP: £8.99

Format: Paperback / softback

ISBN: 9781529047356

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