Oliver Ryan lives in the suburbs with his wife, Alice, who gives him her unstinting devotion. Their life together is one of enviable privilege and ease - enviable until, one evening, Oliver attacks Alice and beats her into a coma. In the aftermath, as everyone tries to make sense of his act of savagery, Oliver tells his story.
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The compulsion to continue reading never wanes ... a persistently satisfying read. Sunday Times A page-turning, one-sitting read from a brand new master of psychological suspense Sunday Independent Formidable Irish Times
Liz Nugent has worked in Irish film, theatre and television for most of her adult life. She is an award-winning writer of radio and television drama and has written short stories for children and adults. Unravelling Oliver is her first novel.