Amanda Jennings

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 The Cliff House by Amanda Jennings

Cornwall, summer of 1986.

The Davenports, with their fast cars and glamorous clothes, living the dream in a breathtaking house overlooking the sea.

If only... thinks sixteen-year-old Tamsyn, her binoculars trained on the perfect family in their perfect home.

If only her life was as perfect as theirs.

If only Edie Davenport would be her friend.

If only she lived at The Cliff House...

Amanda Jennings weaves a haunting tale of obsession, loss and longing, set against the brooding North Cornish coastline, destined to stay with readers long after the final page is turned.

reviews


Immensely atmospheric, with vividly drawn characters and a set-up fraught with tension
— Lucy Atkins
A beautifully written tale of jealousy, envy and possession… Jennings leads the reader along a twisted path filled with subtle dread and unease, to a wonderfully shocking ending - absolutely first-class story telling
— Lisa Hall
Completely addictive and utterly compelling. A clever, thoughtful and page-turning novel
— Hannah Beckerman
Hot, hazy and dangerous days against a stunning Cornish sky. A story of obsession that leaps to life from the page
— Lucy Dawson

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