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Ruth Ware (born 1977) is a British psychological crime thriller author. Her novels include In a Dark, Dark Wood (2015), The Woman in Cabin 10 (2016) and The Lying Game (2017). Both In a Dark, Dark Wood and The Woman in Cabin 10 were on the U.K.'s Sunday Times and The New York Times top ten bestseller lists. Ware's upcoming fourth novel, The Death of Mrs Westaway, is set to be released in summer 2018. She is represented by Eve White of the Eve White Literacy Agency.

Personal life

Ruth Ware was born in 1977 and grew up in Lewes. She studied English at Manchester University, where she developed a fascination with Old English and Middle English texts.

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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, and The Lying Game comes Ruth Ware’s highly anticipated fourth novel.

On a day that begins like any other, Hal receives a mysterious letter bequeathing her a substantial inheritance. She realizes very quickly that the letter was sent to the wrong person—but also that the cold-reading skills she’s honed as a tarot card reader might help her claim the money.

Soon, Hal finds herself...
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From New York Times bestselling author of the “twisty-mystery” (Vulture) novel In a Dark, Dark Wood, comes The Woman in Cabin 10, an equally suspenseful and...
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Praise for Ruth Ware’s instant New York Times, USA TODAY, and Los Angeles Times bestseller:

“So many questions....Until the very last page! Needless to say, I could not put this book down!” —Reese Witherspoon

“Once again the author of The Woman in Cabin 10 delivers mega-chills.” —People

“Missing Big Little Lies? Dig into this psychological thriller about whether you can really trust your nearest and dearest.” —Cosmopolitan

From the instant...
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An NPR Best Book of the Year * An Entertainment Weekly Summer Books Pick * A Buzzfeed “31 Books to Get Excited About this Summer” Pick * A Publishers Weekly “Top Ten Mysteries and Thrillers” Pick * A Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year * A BookReporter Summer Reading Pick * A New York Post “Best Novels to Read...
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'The Death of Mrs Westaway is Ruth Ware's best: a dark and dramatic thriller, part murder mystery, part family drama, altogether riveting' AJ FINN, bestselling author of THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW When Harriet Westaway receives an unexpected letter telling her she's inherited a substantial bequest from her Cornish grandmother, it seems like the answer to her prayers. She owes money to a loan shark and the threats are getting increasingly aggressive: she needs to get her hands on some cash fast....
Book cover from La mujer del camarote 10/ The Woman in Cabin 10 (Spanish Edition) by Ruth Ware
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Lo Blacklock, una periodista que escribe para una revista de viajes, acaba de recibir el encargo de su vida: una semana en un crucero de lujo. El cielo esta despejado, las aguas tranquilas y los huespedes alegres, mientras el crucero empieza su viaje en el pintoresco Mar del Norte. Inicialmente, la estancia de Lo es de lo mas placentera: camarotes lujosos, cenas brillantes, huespedes elegantes. No obstante, mientras pasa la semana, las cosas van cambiado: llegan el frio y el mal tiempo, el...
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SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MARY KUBICA! New York Times bestselling author of THE GOOD GIRL, Mary Kubica is back with another exhilarating thriller as a widow's pursuit of the truth leads her to the darkest corners of the psyche. Clara Solberg's world shatters when her husband and their four-year-old daughter are in a car crash, killing Nick while Maisie is remarkably unharmed. The crash is ruled an accident...until the coming days, when Maisie starts having night terrors that make Clara question...
Book cover from I Gynaika Stin Kampina 10 / Η ΓΥΝΑΙΚΑ ΣΤΗΝ ΚΑΜΠΙΝΑ 10 by Ruth Ware
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μετάφραση: Γιώργος Μαθόπουλος  Από τη συγγραφέα που χαρακτηρίστηκε η "Νέα Αγκάθα Κρίστι"! Υποτίθεται πως θα ήταν το τέλειο ταξίδι... Ένα ταξίδι-όνειρο ζωής για τη Λο Μπλάκλοκ με το πολυτελές κρουαζιερόπλοιο Aurora Borealis... αλλά εξελίσσεται σε εφιάλτη! Η Λο ξυπνάει μέσα στη νύχτα...
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Nora has not seen Clare in ten years since Nora walked out of school never to return. One day, out of the blue, she receives an invitation to Clare's bridal shower. It's a weekend party in a house deep in the woods. Is this a chance to revive the close friendship they once had and overcome the past? Something very bad happens and the secret cannot be kept forever… Nora no ha visto a Clare desde hace diez años. No desde que Nora salió del Instituto un día para no volver jamás, Hasta que,...
Book cover from This Is Our Town: Faith and Freedom by S.N.D., M.A. Sister M. Marguerite
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In accordance with the educational plan of Rt. Rev. Msgr. George Johnson, PHD. The Catholic University of America.Faith and Freedom. Catholic School book, old, vintage, collectible