The Stepmother had me turning pages in a frenzy. I was desperate to find out where it was going! A cracking read.”

— cass green, author of the woman next door


The Stepmother is Claire Seeber’s latest book, a Top 2 Kindle international best-seller, selling hundreds of thousands of copies to date, translated worldwide. A compelling, dark and twisty psychological thriller that will grip fans of Gone Girl, The Girl on the Train and The Teacher.

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After a stab at being a (bad) actress, best-selling author Claire directed factual TV for years, before writing the first of six psychological thrillers, including the chart-topping Never Tell and The Stepmother.  In 2012, she was nominated for a CWA Dagger for He Does Not Always See Her.  She also writes for stage and screen, features for newspapers such as The Guardian & The Independent and is a qualified Gestalt therapist, when she’s not writing or herding feral kids (hers) or animals.