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You Thought They Were Just Staying For The Weekend They Looked Harmless Enough With Only Two Suitcases And A Cat In A Wicker Box But Soon Things Turn Very, Very Dark It Happens Slowly, Yet So Extraordinarily Quickly Now You And Your Sister Must Find A Way To Survive The Family Upstairs


About the Author: Lisa Jewell

Lisa was born in London in 1968 Her mother was a secretary and her father was a textile agent and she was brought up in the northernmost reaches of London with her two younger sisters She was educated at a Catholic girls Grammar school in Finchley After leaving school at sixteen she spent two years at Barnet College doing an arts foundation course and then two years at Epsom School of Art amp



10 thoughts on “The Family Upstairs

  1. says:

    432 engrossing pages of pure psychopathic heaven and I read every one of them in the last 10 hours I have been walking around our house all day resenting anyone who needed me for anythingthis book is THAT good We re ordering pizza tonight Sorry, not sorry.Don t worry if, as you start this, you feel a little confused by the introduction of different characters and different time periods, it only feels like you don t know what s going on and it only lasts a little while because pretty soon Bang, like jello, it all gels together and the tension ramps and ramps and ramps I couldnot.put.it.down.I ll let everyone else describe it just read it Thank you to Lisa Jewel, Atria Books, and NetGalley for giving me this digital ARC I received a widget in exchange for an honest review


  2. says:

    Imagine inheriting an eight bedroom property in London s SW3 in the heart of Chelsea it s an area of multi million pound homes well let s face it, you d be over the moon to say the least This wonderful inheritance is Libby Jones 25th birthday present, but the house or mansion to be precise is pretty dilapidated, and it has a very sinister past too.Told from the points of view of Libby, Lucy, and Henry, in both the past


  3. says:

    Lisa Jewell ventures into horror infested psychological thriller territory in this disturbing and unsettling novel 25 years ago in Chelsea, London, the police enter 16 Cheyne Walk, the mansion of the wealthy Lambs, the home of the famous Martina, wife, model and mother, with her young children, Henry and Lucy What they discover is the dead, decomposing bodies of the Lamb parents, and that of another mystery man, with a no


  4. says:

    Well, it looks as though I may be in the minority on this one Libby is shocked after being notified she s just inherited a massive house One that comes with a mysterious and tragic history Libby was found abandoned as a baby in this home Having been adopted, Libby has since blossomed into a 25 year old, well adjusted, content young lady Anxious to keep her life moving along on the timetable she s set for herself Well, Miss L


  5. says:

    3 Stars.Creepy and Disturbing Par for the Course with Lisa Jewell, Right The Past Houseguests They are never pleasant Unless they are temporary For a family living in a mansion in Chelsea, a ringing of the doorbell signals a whole host of changes that influences their entire lives, forever Call it dark, eerie and downright strange.The Present On Libby Jones twenty fifth birthday, she inherits a house Not just any house, a mansi


  6. says:

    Admit it, we are all living our best life when Lisa Jewell publishes a new book If you want to see the gorgeous US cover reveal author interview


  7. says:

    3.5 STARS Lisa Jewell is one of my favorite authors I have read all of her thrillers and my expectations were so high for her newest possibly too high I love how she writes, builds tension, and weaves a story.Her books are so easy to read and fall into This one did seem a bit too long though and I was beginning to tire of the complex plot It focuses on a highly dysfunctional family and there are a lot of characters to sort out It too


  8. says:

    The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell was one of my favorites so far this year I ve read several of her other books, and for me, this one is the best yet I devoured the book in two chunks, one larger read in the afternoon and the other shortly before bed I couldn t fall asleep for at least an hour as my mind continued to process everything that had happened in the complicated and messy in a good way tale.There are 3 main voices in the nove


  9. says:

    Eleven year old Henry Lamb and his younger sister live in a beautiful Chelsea mansion with their wealthy and glamorous parents His life is full of treats and outings and top private schools But one day his mother invites a young woman to stay for a few days and slowly things start to change until Henry s world is one he no longer recognises It will all end badly as the police discover when they break into the house to find three dead adult


  10. says:

    The Family Upstairs is a mesmerising,enthralling domestic drama thriller about brother and sister Henry and Lucy Lamb and how swiftly their young lived descended into a living nightmare after two strangers moved into the opulent home in Chelsea that Henry and Lucy shared with their socialite mother and father A nightmare that culminated with the death of three people and the discovery of a abandoned ten month old baby in the almost empty shel


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