“Thoughtful, scary and true, this is reminiscent of Barbara Vine at her best.” – John Williams, The Mail on Sunday
“...a beautifully written, gripping and haunting mystery novel.” – Jessica Mann, Literary Review
“A gripping novel about family secrets and how to past comes back to haunt us all.” – Irish Times on Sunday, Best Books of 2015
“If you have already encountered Laura Wilson’s DI Stratton detective novels, then you’ll know that she writes excellent mystery novels with a strong sense of place, era and character, and a humane voice that’s perhaps too rare in crime fiction. Her stand-alone novel The Wrong Girl amply confirms these gifts’, 5 stars – The Independent
‘From the start I was intrigued … a slow, steady tale that will keep you hooked nonetheless’ – Pick Me Up.
‘THE WRONG GIRL is an interesting and well told story, with Janice a rather unlikely heroine, driven forward by circumstances towards a dramatic denouement.’ – Euro Crime
‘A twisting, turning mystery of tangled secrets, guilt and regret THE WRONG GIRL artfully combines the dark undertones of past trauma with a growing sense of impending doom. With stunning writing, vivid characters and bags of suspense, THE WRONG GIRL is a must read for fans of psychological thrillers.’ – Crime Thriller Girl.