The TempBook - 2018
A new gripping psychological thriller from Michelle Frances, bestselling author of The Girlfriend. Carrie is a successful TV producer in a high pressure job. She's talented, liked, and well-respected. She and her husband, Adrian, an award-winning screenwriter, decided years before that they didn't want children. But now, just as they're both at the pinnacle of their careers, she has discovered she's pregnant, and is shocked to discover that she wants to keep the baby. But in a competitive industry where time off is seen as a sign of weakness, Carrie looks at the prospect of maternity leave with trepidation.Enter Emma, the temp, who is everything Carrie could wish for as her cover: smart, eager, and charming. Carrie fears that Emma is manoeuvring her way into Carrie's life, causing turmoil in both her work and her marriage. The problem is everyone else adores Emma... Increasingly isolated from Adrian and her colleagues, Carrie begins to believe Emma has an agenda. Does she want her job? Or is she after even more?A twisting thriller about ambition, deception, and betrayal, The Temp will leave readers hanging on until the very last page!
Publisher: London :, Pan Books,, 2018
Branch Call Number: FIC FRANC M