Mel McGrath is an Essex girl, co-founder of Killer Women, and an award-winning writer of fiction and non-fiction. As MJ McGrath she writes the acclaimed Edie Kiglatuk series of Arctic mysteries, which were twice longlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger and Times and Financial Times thrillers of the year. As Melanie McGrath she wrote the critically acclaimed, bestselling memoir Silvertown. As Mel McGrath she is the author of the bestselling psychological thriller Give Me The Child. The Guilty Party is her latest novel.
Praise for Give me the Child `Dark, clever, terrifying' Paula Hawkins `You won't want to eat, sleep or blink' Tammy Cohen `A triumph. A mesmerisingly written examination of desperation and evil' Financial Times `Taut and compelling' Good Housekeeping `Gripping and moving' Erin Kelly 'A beautifully written and very unsettling read.' Ann Cleeves `Hugely addictive and highly recommended' Sarah Hilary `Completely unputdownable' Lisa Hall `Utterly terrifying - it plays on every mother's deepest fear' Annabel Kantaria `Among my favourite books of the year. I loved it' Mark Hill `Prepare to whizz through this addictive read... edge-of-your-seat stuff' The Sun `A stimulating, powerful, entirely captivating and deliciously entertaining read' Liz Robinson, Lovereading `I was totally blown away' Crime Book Junkie `I actually thought within the first few chapters, that I had it sussed and knew exactly who did what and why - I was wrong' A Cornish Mum `I was addicted' Mumsnet