Rachel Sargeant grew up in Lincolnshire. After graduating from Aberystwyth University in German and Librarianship, she worked in libraries management in the south east and obtained a Diploma in Management Studies from UWL. Later she spent several years in Germany where she taught English. She has a Masters in Creative Writing from Lancaster University.
Rachel is the author of Long Time Waiting and her self-published novel Gallipoli: Year of Love and Duty, based on the diary of her husband’s grandmother, a nurse at Gallipoli. Rachel is a previous winner of Writing Magazine’s Crime Short Story competition and has been placed or shortlisted in various competitions including the Bristol Short Story Prize. Her stories have appeared in My Weekly and the Saucy Shorts series by Accent Press.
She lives in Gloucestershire with her husband and children. www.rachelsargeant.co.uk
Her latest psychological thriller, The Perfect Neighbours, will be published by HarperCollins imprint Killer Reads in December 2017.
Telephone number: +44 (0) 20 7344 1039
The Perfect Neighbours – Buy it here
The perfect neighbours tell the perfect lies…
An addictive psychological thriller from a new star in the genre. When Helen moves into an exciting new neighbourhood, she finds herself in a web of evil with no escape
Behind the shutters lies a devastating secret…
When Helen moves abroad with her loving husband Gary, she can’t wait to meet her fellow expat teachers from the local International School. But her new start is about to become her worst nightmare…
As soon as the charming family across the way welcome Helen into their home, she begins to suspect that all is not as it seems. Then Gary starts to behave strangely and a child goes missing, vanished without a trace.
When violence and tragedy strike, cracks appear in the community, and Helen realises her perfect neighbours are capable of almost anything.