A smart pay-off
A propulsive read - Hostage will have you questioning 'what would you do?' at every turn
Feels like a blockbuster movie; edge of seat, nail biting, propulsive, compulsive, thrilling and just so beautifully done
Why did no one warn me how bloody addictive it is?
I dare anyone to read this high-octane, tense thriller on a flight
Always a compelling storyteller, ex-cop Clare Mackintosh has devised the year's most intriguing high-concept plot
A banger of a book with a truly agonising 'what would you do?'
A thrilling, chilling gut punch of a book
A nail-biter of a thriller with an unexpected gut-punch at the end - a fantastic read!
This is an incredibly tense read that has a satisfyingly clever ending
Surprising twists propel the story to an unexpected finale. Mackintosh has raised her game
Clare Mackintosh has an enviable talent for creating credible families and putting them in enough jeopardy to make the story fly while stirring up emotions of all kinds
I am still on the floor! I thought I knew where it was going, then I got wrong-footed, then I got whiplash! A mind-blowing read
When Clare Mackintosh goes high concept, she doesn't mess around . . . A true page-turner that will have producers lining up with movie offers