[An] atmospheric, tense and constantly twisting novel. The perfect introduction to the brilliance of US crime master Coben. (HEAT
Harlan Coben specialises in rousing the snake that lurks in the perfectly cut grass of American suburbia. STAY CLOSE brings the secrets and lives of three people into collision. Coben makes you care about them but never neglects a plot that is full of his trademark shocks. (SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
Coben weaves together the different strands of the narrative skillfully, with plenty of twists and shocks to keep interest piqued... compelling reading, gaining in suspense as the novel draws to its unexpected conclusion (BIG ISSUE IN THE NORTH
For quite some time, Harlan Coben has been considered one of the master storytellers of the American crime genre, with an infallible hotline to readers' requirements. The solidarity of his unerring grasp of narrative is once again demonstrated in Stay Close... Further proof that Harlan Coben - let's face it - can do no wrong (GOOD BOOK GUIDE
A stroll in excellent company (SUNDAY EXPRESS
A classy thriller (BELLA
In all of his writing he brings a unique voice to stories that entertain and enthrall the reader . . . The story is intense, the characters are interesting, and the writing is magnificent. Coben's talent is in high gear (HUFFINGTON POST
Praise for Harlan Coben:
"Nobody writes them better than Coben."
"Harlan Coben's family thrillers touch us where we live."
-"The South Florida Sun-Sentinel"
"Fiction reading doesn't get much better than this."
-"The Huffington Post" on "Caught"
"Coben is one of the best authors around at writing page-turning suspense."
"Coben has perfected the ability to keep numerous balls in the air, plot threads twisting at once, the readers knowing they will all converge at some point, the suspense lying in just how the author will manage it."
-"The Daily Beast on Live Wire"