Sophie Hannah is an internationally bestselling crime fiction writer. Her crime novels have been translated into 34 languages and published in 51 countries. Her psychological thriller The Carrier won the Specsavers National Book Award for Crime Thriller of the Year in 2013. In 2014 and 2016, Sophie published The Monogram Murders and Closed Casket, the first new Hercule Poirot mysteries since Agatha Christie's death, both of which were national and international bestsellers. Sophie's novels The Point of Rescue and The Other Half Lives have been adapted for television as Case Sensitive, starring Olivia Williams and Darren Boyd. Sophie is also a bestselling poet who has been shortlisted for the TS Eliot award. Her poetry is studied at GCSE and A-level throughout the UK. Sophie is an Honorary Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge. She lives in Cambridge with her husband, two children and dog.
Genuine thrills * Telegraph * Intriguing * Woman & Home * Sophie Hannah needs no introduction. -- Mike Ripley * Shots Magazine * Brilliantly plotted with a superb setting and unforgettable characters. Fast-paced, packed full of intrigue and moments of piercing wit. Fabulous. * Amanda Jennings * A zingingly fresh take on the psych thriller * Anya Lipska * An intriguing premise, a brilliant setting and a conclusion that will haunt you - Did You See Melody is utterly addictive. * Emma Kavanagh * Hannah lures in the reader with her usual sneaky prowess . . . you think you know what's going on, but you don't. Imaginative plotting and tricky characters whip you around until you just give up figuring out the end and hang on. If you're looking for a terrific crime thriller for your next relaxing escape, this is it (but you might want to double-check your room number first). * Julia Heaberlin * Beautifully plotted, Did You See Melody? begins with an intriguing premise and pulls you through the story with breath-taking twists from that moment on...I loved everything about this novel, from the setting to the witty and vivid characters to the immensely satisfying ending. I will be recommending this one to everyone - and you will, too * Elizabeth Haynes * In Hannah's capable hands, the psychological thriller is elevated * Stylist * Brilliant writing, great story - what more could you want? -- B.A. Paris A fast paced, exhilarating read with a fantastic central plot that keeps you guessing right till the end. * Kate Hamer * This chilling offering is yet another page turner from the queen of psychological thrillers. * Closer * Did You See Melody? is Sophie Hannah at her very best. Twisty as a corkscrew and totally entertaining, it is the definition of a page turner - I read it in one day. Put everything on hold and pick up this book now. Brilliant -- Jenny Blackhurst Sophie Hannah adds a wickedly satiric edge to the 'is she/isn't she' scenario, ridiculing the court of American public opinion while providing a tense and twisty mystery. * Evening Standard * With more twists, twirls and turns than a Quidditch match, DID YOU SEE MELODY? will keep you guessing - and turning pages - right till its explosive end. * Heat * Gripping - and wryly funny - page-turner. * Good Housekeeping * A top-notch page-turner full of intrigue and unforgettable characters - Sophie Hannah at her absolute best. -- Liz Nugent This clever, captivating and consistently funny whodunit could well be Hannah's best contemporary novel to date * Sunday Times * Outstandingly brilliant -- Clare Mackintosh