Thirty-something Sydney accountant Kelsey Juliana has the perfect life – until she discovers her husband is having an affair. She kicks him out of their home and starts to rebuild her shattered world, finding comfort in new friends and a burgeoning romance with sexy artist Dean. But just as things are looking up, Kelsey makes a shocking discovery that turns everything on its head: someone close to her has been murdered…and it seems like they were killed for knowing too much. Suddenly Kelsey finds herself at the center of a deadly conspiracy – one that could cost her not only her newfound happiness but also her life.
For who is this book for ?
This book is perfect for mystery, thriller and suspense fans. It has all the elements of a page-turner – thrilling plot, complex characters and an exciting ending that will leave you wanting more.
- Engaging, page-turning mystery
- Well-developed characters
- Moriarty’s trademark witty dialogue
- The main character is a neglectful mother.
- The book has graphic violence and sex scenes.
- It’s slow paced and hard to follow.
Learn more about the author
Liane Moriarty is the author of five novels, including What Alice Forgot and Big Little Lies. Her work has been published in over forty countries and translated into thirty-two languages. She lives in Sydney with her husband and two children.
“A fantastic, exciting read – full of twists and turns that will keep you on the edge of your seat. I couldn’t put it down!”
“Kelsey is a likable, relatable protagonist whose journey will keep you turning the pages. Moriarty’s writing is sharp and suspenseful, drawing the reader in to this intriguing mystery.”
“The suspense never lets up in this intricately plotted thriller. Kelsey is a sympathetic and gutsy heroine, and the supporting characters are well drawn. Moriarty has created another winner.”
“A roller coaster of a mystery that will keep you guessing until the very end”