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Catch Me When I Fall

by Nicci French

Catch Me When I Fall by Nicci French
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  • Published in USA  Jan 2006
    336 pages
    Genre: Thrillers

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You're a whirlwind. A success. You live life on the edge. But who'll catch you when you fall? Holly Krauss lives life in a whirlwind with her husband Charlie, her business partner Meg and her colleagues at KS Associates are left breathless by her energy. But sometimes her wild behavior leads to reckless mistakes. Mistakes which soon leave her life spiraling out of control. And once her descent begins, Holly can do little to stop it. But is Holly solely responsible for what is happening to her? Are her fears for her own safety caused by the paranoia of her illness - or very real danger...?

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"The muddled plot and unsympathetic heroine make this suspense thriller less satisfying than others by French." - Publishers Weekly.

"French has turned out four suspenseful stand-alone thrillers (Secret Smile, 2004), but the latest is a misstep." - Booklist.

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Nicci French Author Biography

Nicci French is the pseudonym for the writing partnership of journalists Nicci Gerrard and Sean French.

Nicci Gerrard was born in June 1958 in Worcestershire. After graduating with a first class honours degree in English Literature from Oxford University, she began her first job, working with emotionally disturbed children in Sheffield.

In 1989 she became acting literary editor at the New Statesman, before moving to the Observer, where she was deputy literary editor for five years, and then a feature writer and executive editor. It was while she was at the New Statesman that she met Sean French.

Sean French was born in May 1959 in Bristol, to a British father and Swedish mother. He too studied English Literature at Oxford University at the same time as Nicci, also graduating with ...

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