The Adversary: A True Story of Monstrous Deception

by Emmanuel Carrere


The Adversary: A True Story of Monstrous Deception | 9781784705800 | Emmanuel Carrere

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Format:Paperback / softback

Published:06/07/2017 by Vintage Publishing



On the Saturday morning of January 9, 1993, while Jean Claude Romand was killing his wife and children, I was with mine in a parent-teacher meeting…

With these chilling first words, acclaimed master of psychological suspense, Emmanuel Carrere, begins his exploration of the double life of a respectable doctor, eighteen years of lies, five murders, and the extremes to which ordinary people can go.

Discover the true story that is ‘beyond the imagination of even the best crime writer’ (Sunday Times)

‘A disturbing look at the dark side of human nature that is powerfully written and beautifully told’ Louis Theroux

‘Mesmerising’ Sunday Telegraph

‘Stunning’ Evening Standard

‘Unputdownable’ Washington Post

‘A masterpiece’ New York Times

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