Published on: 25/04/2019
‘Gloriously dark, deliciously twisty’ CLARE MACKINTOSH
ONE FAMILY, TWO HOLIDAYS, ONE DEVASTATING SECRET
To new nanny Amanda, the Temple family seem to have it all: the former actress; the famous professor; their three successful grown-up children. But like any family, beneath the smiles and hugs there lurks far darker emotions.
Sixteen years earlier, little Niamh Temple died while they were on holiday in Portugal. Now, as Amanda joins the family for a reunion at their seaside villa, she begins to suspect one of them might be hiding something terrible…
And suspicion is a dangerous thing.
From Chris Brookmyre, winner of the Theakstons and McIllvanney awards for Black Widow, comes a standalone psychological thriller full of twists, lies and betrayal.
Chris Brookmyre was a journalist before becoming a full time novelist with the publication of Quite Ugly One Morning. Since the publication of A Big Boy Did It and Ran Away he and his family decided to move away from Aberdeen and now live near Glasgow. Read the Jack Parlabane series. Read Angelique De Xavier’s […]