<p><b>He wants them out. They'll bring him down. </b></p><p><i>Falcon Bay</i> is the nation's favourite TV soap, beamed to millions three days a week from its beautiful location in the Channel Islands. But the show has a new owner, and ratings are falling. The cast and crew used to be 'one big family,' but now they've turned against each other in the battle to impress their new boss and survive the downturn. </p><p>Writer Nina, lead actor Catherine and producer Amanda are the driven, ambitious women who keep the show on the road. But Nina is losing episodes to her less experienced male rival, Catherine is terrified of the public falling out of love with her and Amanda's evil husband Jake, vice president of the network, is plotting to get his wife kicked off the show. </p><p>Can these women team up to bring down their rivals? Only if they are prepared for a battle of the sexes – where they'll need to be as ruthless as the men to come out on top... </p>
<p>He wants them out. They'll bring him down. A thriller set behind the scenes of a glamorous TV soap. </p>
<b>PRAISE FOR <i>THE THUNDER GIRLS</i></b>: <br>
'A pacy page-turner packed with twists and turns' <i>Mail On Sunday</i>. <br>
'A glamorous, revenge-filled thriller that makes you want more with every page turn' <i>Daily Express</i>. <br>
'A juicy tale of bitterness, jealousy and revenge. The perfect summer page turner – don't miss it' <i>Heat</i>. <br>
'Revenge, rivalry, betrayal and murder – <i>The Thunder Girls</i> has got it all!' <i>OK!</i>.
Melanie Blake's first book, <i>The Thunder Girls</i>, was a <i>Sunday Times</i> top-ten bestseller in paperback.
The author spent 20 years as a TV talent agent: <i>Ruthless Women</i> will do for TV what <i>The Devil Wears Prada</i> did for fashion.
Addictive, glamorous, fast-paced and thrilling: this is the summer page-turner you will not be able to put down.
MARKET: Lauren Weisberger's <i>The Wives</i>, Liane Moriarty's <i>Big Little Lies</i>.