A brilliant, dark and beautifully written thriller exploring the dark side of fame and of motherhood.
This story is a lie.
This story is your guilty secret.
You know Lara King. The top billing of the showbiz pages, you've seen her every morning; over your breakfast, on your commute to work. You know everything about her; you've dissected her life. Her perfect relationship with film-star Matthew Raine. Her beautiful six-year old daughter Ava.
And so when a terrible incident shatters the family's carefully constructed facade, a media frenzy ensues.
What happens when the perfect woman begins to unravel? When her whole life is really just a lie? One she will do anything she can to stop you from finding out?
A brilliant, dark and beautifully written thriller exploring the dark side of fame and of motherhood, Your Guilty Secret will grip you tight and not let go of you until the final page has been turned.
Rebecca Thornton is an alumna of the Faber Academy Writing a Novel course. She lives in London with her husband and two sons. The Exclusives was her widely praised first novel; Your Guilty Secret is her second.
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