'This is devastatingly good' Heat
From the bestselling author of The Ice Cream Girls comes a gripping emotional thriller of love and obsession and the nature of coercive control. 'The author plays a blinder' says the Sun.
Verity is telling lies...
And that's why she's about to be arrested for attempted murder.
Serena has been lying for years. . .
And that may have driven her daughter, Verity, to do something unthinkable...
Poppy's lies have come back to haunt her . . .
So will her quest for the truth hurt everyone she loves?
But whose lies are going to end in tragedy?
Praise for Dorothy Koomson:
'If you only do one thing this weekend, read this book. . . utterly brilliant' Sun
'Immediately gripping and relentlessly intense' Heat
'An instantly involving pschological thriller' Telegraph
'Koomson just gets better and better' Woman & Home
Dorothy Koomson is the award-winning author of fifteen novels including the Sunday Times bestsellers My Best Friend's Girl, The Ice Cream Girls and Goodnight, Beautiful. Dorothy's novels have been translated into over 30 languages, and a TV adaptation based on The Ice Cream Girls was shown on ITV1 in 2013. After briefly living in Australia, Dorothy now lives in Brighton. Tell Me Your Secret is her most recent novel.
A story about love, obsession, secrets and the effects of coercive control, this is devastatingly good
One of the best books I've read this year. The author plays a blinder
An immersive and complex story, handling distressing subjects with wisdom and courage. Characters you care deeply for, a twisty, shocking story, but also emotionally astute and very moving
The suspense and drama was on another level. No one does it like Dorothy
Black Girls Book Club
An unputdownable and tense psychological thriller about secrets, lies, obsession and coercive control
The brilliant sequel to the best-seller The Ice Cream Girls
A pacy, addictive tale about family and psychological abuse
This is Dorothy Koomson's brilliant follow-up to the bestseller The Ice Cream Girls - we just couldn't put it down
Written with verve and insight
[a] brilliantly brutal rollercoaster of a read
We loved the amazing The Ice Cream Girls back in 2010, so we were super-excited to read this sequel - and we weren't disappointed!
PRAISE FOR DOROTHY KOOMSON:
Such a gripping and pacy thriller with a clever, twisty plot ... I couldn't put it down.
A taut, twisting drama poepled with living, breathing characters you believe in and a story that has you rushing to turn the pages.
Gripping, unapologetic, full of heart and truth
A compelling page-turner. It's thrilling. Honest and raw
Black Girls Book Club
You'll be gripped by this tense, twisty thriller
Dark and tightly plotted with a thrilling climax
[A] suspenseful read, which has shocking twists, disturbing themes and powerful characters to tell a dark tale