He’s been watching and waiting. And now he’s found her.
Rosie is homeless and winter is closing in. So she can’t believe her luck when a total stranger, Mr. Adams, invites her to stay.
What she doesn’t realise is that Mr. Adams has a secret agenda. He has chosen Rosie for a very special purpose.
But Rosie isn’t as innocent as she seems. She has a secret too, a secret that will have horrifying consequences for them both.
As they each fight to get what they want, they find themselves locked in a struggle which will lead them ever downwards – into a terrifying spiral of horror and violence.
The Girl Downstairs – the stunning psychological thriller, perfect for fans of Mark Edwards, K. L. Slater, Miranda Rijks.
What readers are saying about The Girl Downstairs:
“The Girl Downstairs is a very well written book, so well that I’ve finished it and am wanting more. I need more! This is one of those books that sits with you for a while after you read it. It definitely plays with your head! Excellent read!” -The Book Booth
“…a great story and I highly recommend it to anyone who likes this genre. You won’t be disappointed.” –Netgalley Reviewer
“…an extremely wild ride that will have you questioning everything you once believed in. Iain Maitland, really knows how to tell a story and pull you right in from the beginning.” –Goodreads Reviewer
“I literally couldn’t tear myself away from it. Each chapter just flowed into the next and with each chapter I was drawn deeper into Mr. Maitland’s web. The characters are so richly drawn and just when you think you know them, surprise!” –Netgalley Reviewer
“Just when you have made your judgement as to who is right, who is wrong, who is good, who is bad – well, Iain Maitland will turn everything around and force you to change your position. This is a clever thriller which will definitely keep you guessing. The pace is cracking, all in the context of the most mundane and dreary everyday settings. I loved this book – thought it was so well written and so challenging.” –Netgalley Reviewer
“I did enjoy this book. I really wasn’t expecting that. Read in one sitting. Brilliant.” -Sue Loves to Read
“This was a story of twists and turns and the very detailed description of the characters was terrific. I could see them, feel what they were thinking and truly got caught up in their stories. Boy just when everything seemed to be coming together things changed and I was stunned by the ending.” –Booksprout Reviewer