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Hidden Bodies

The sequel to Netflix smash hit YOU

Book #2 of YOU series

*** Can't wait for the next series of YOU? Then don't miss this, the sequel, now a major Netflix series ***

YOU was a word of mouth bestseller around the world -- and now Joe Goldberg is back!


Joe Goldberg came to Los Angeles to start over, to forget about what happened in New York. But in a darkened room in Soho House everything suddenly changed.

She is like no one he's ever met before.

She doesn't know about his past and never can.

The problem is, hidden bodies don't always stay that way.

Praise for You:

'THRILLER OF THE YEAR' Daily Mail

'I am RIVETED, AGHAST, AROUSED you name it. The rare instance when prose and plot are equally delicious' Lena Dunham

'Hypnotic and scary' Stephen King

Brilliant thriller with attitude, guts and true insight into the nature of obsession' Sophie Hannah

'A fantastically creepy thriller…. The kind of book you put your life on hold for' Glamour

'Clever and chilling' Elle

'A brilliant tale … It's Gone Girl meets a sinister version of Girls' Marie Claire

'An addictive thriller!' Closer

Courtney Dowling Pugliese

Caroline Kepnes is the author of YouHidden BodiesProvidence, and numerous short stories. Her work has been translated into a multitude of languages and inspired a television series adaptation of You, currently on Netflix. Kepnes graduated from Brown University and previously worked as a pop culture journalist for Entertainment Weekly and a TV writer for 7th Heaven and The Secret Life of the American Teenager. She grew up on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and now lives in Los Angeles.

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK (June 16, 2016)
  • Length: 464 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781471137334

Readers of Kepnes’ 2014 brilliant, hipster-thriller debut, You, will be familiar with NYC book store manager Joe, a disconcertingly hot stalker and serial killer. Now Joe’s back, taking his misanthropic ways to LA, where he meets a selection of fakes and fame-seekers. Like before, the story is told entirely from Joe’s extremely persuasive point of view, a device that leaves you massively conflicted.

– Glamour Magazine on the 10 best novels of 2016

Delicious and insane as its predecessor....The plot may be twisty and scintillating, but its Kepnes' wit and style that keep you coming back.

– Lena Dunham

YOU is superb. So funny, apart from anything else, and properly clever. It is: different, hot.

– Sophie Hannah, New York Times bestselling author of The Monogram Murders and The Other Woman's House

You will need this book. Caroline Kepnes just became my new favorite writer.

– Colleen Hoover, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author

Obsessed.

– Jessica Knoll, New York Times bestselling author

I can’t remember the last time I felt so guilty for enjoying a book so much

– S Magazine

There’s something deeply insidious about the storytelling of Caroline Kepnes. As satire of a self-absorbed society, Kepnes hits the mark, cuts deep, and twists the knife.

– Entertainment Weekly

So brilliant, we reckon it’s invented its own genre: hipster thriller, anyone?

– Glamour

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