Louise Doughty

Louise Doughty is the author of seven novels, including Apple Tree Yard. Apple Tree Yard is her first novel since Whatever You Love, which was shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award and longlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction. She has won awards for radio drama and short stories, along with publishing one work of non- fiction, A Novel in a Year, based on her hugely popular newspaper column. She is a critic and cultural commentator for UK and international newspapers and broadcasts regularly for the BBC.

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Books by Louise Doughty

Platform Seven

Published: June 2020

Platform Seven is the new novel from Sunday Times bestselling author Louise Doughty.

Platform Seven

Published: September 2019

A powerful new thriller from the bestselling author of Apple Tree Yard: Two deaths on Platform Seven. Two fatalities in eighteen months - surely they're connected?

Black Water

Published: May 2017

'Black Water will delight fans of Graham Greene and John le Carre' - Spectator

Black Water

Published: June 2016

From the bestselling author of Apple Tree Yard, a masterful novel about the secrets in one man's past - and the possibility of redemption.

Whatever You Love

Published: June 2014

An astonishing novel of love, loss, and revenge from highly acclaimed writer Louise Doughty.

Apple Tree Yard

Published: February 2014

A stunning psychological thriller about a respected female scientist and the single reckless decision that leads to her standing trial for murder.

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