Books of all kinds'A perfectly executed story and a great read. Reading, willing & Able'A really fascinating study into the vagaries of family life. Jaffareadstoo. But how much is she willing to reveal – and when will she pick her moment?An emotional story that delves into the true meaning of family, sisterhood and secrets.
My Sister's Lies: A gripping and heartbreaking story of love, loss and dark family secrets for 2020 #ad - I'm not sure I've seen such dynamics tackled better. Stewart foster, author of the bubble boy'mind-blowing … I cannot express just how much this book has gripped me!' Cara's Book Boudoir'S. D. Perfect for fans of kerry fisher’s The Silent Wife and Hannah Beckerman’s If Only I Could Tell You. More praise for My Sister’s Lies:'Unputdownable.
A real page-turner. Maria felix vas, bbc radio lancashire‘You don’t realise how quickly this story draws you in and then takes you on an emotional roller coaster ride. Welsh country Magazine'A tender and beautifully told heart-tugging story.
The Other Daughter: An addictive psychological thriller with a jaw-dropping twistBookouture #ad - Has the woman who abducted holly followed her? how will her partner react when he learns about the trauma she has hidden for so many years? And given how much time has passed, what if no one believes her?But Rachel knows it’s Holly. Unputdownable. And now she’s back. Two-and-a-half-year-old holly is playing happily in a pink plastic playhouse, while her mother Rachel sips coffee and chats with a friend nearby.
Read this book in one day… a must read!!!’ goodreads Reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘Whoa. I have just finished this 5-star whopper of a book and my brain is still digesting it as I type. From the first chapter I couldn't put it down… her best novel yet. I absolutely loved this book… The twists and turns were fantastic and I absolutely did not see any of it coming.
The Other Daughter: An addictive psychological thriller with a jaw-dropping twist #ad - A masterpiece… absolutely captivating read!’ goodreads reviewer, loved it, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘BOOM BOOM BOOM the twist happens… didn’t see it coming and actually gasped out loud around 4am this morning as I had to get up early to finish… Loved it, loved it. Goodreads reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘wow, wow, wow…if you haven’t read her books yet you are definitely missing out in life… I will shout to the moon and back on how great this book was.
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His Secret Family: An absolutely emotional page turnerBookouture #ad - It’s a beautiful day for a wedding. He’s still handsome. Great read. Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘Excellent book… Could not put the book down. Small-town memories are long, but the people in this room don’t want to remember. They say the healing is in letting go, but after what he did, he needs to know we haven’t gone away just because he’s shut his eyes.
So i take daisy by the hand and step forward from the shadows. His new wife is next to him, gazing upwards, oblivious. This is a “must read”!’ goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘absolutely brilliant and had me gripped from cover to cover! I found the writing style to be very captivating and the characters to be immaculately developed… Would highly recommend!’ NetGalley Reviewer‘Compelling.
His Secret Family: An absolutely emotional page turner #ad - There were so many levels to this book… I could not put it down. Then he sags forward, making a terrible sound – a sort of strangled scream…A powerfully emotional novel with a dark secret at its heart. A spoon chimes against a champagne flute and the room falls silent. A real page turner. The champagne glass falls from his hand and smashes.
I’m not supposed to be here. White roses scent the air and the summer sunlight streams in.
Stand By Me: The uplifting and heartbreaking best seller you need to read this yearAvon #ad - But sometimes, life has other ideas…a heartwarming story perfect for fans of Keith Stewart and Jojo Moyes, that will leave you with a tear in your eye but hope in your heart. As their bond deepens, she realises how much she’s missed him, and prays that this is one friendship that will last a lifetime.
Popular, and for that, lisa was elliot’s biggest supporter when the school bullies made his life a misery, bright and sporty, he will always be grateful. Twenty years later, life has pulled the pair apart and Lisa is struggling. A heartbreaking tale’ the sun‘exceptionally beautiful’ miranda dicKINSONThey’ll always have each other…won’t they?Lisa and Elliot have been best friends ever since the day they met as children.
Stand By Me: The uplifting and heartbreaking best seller you need to read this year #ad - Her marriage is floundering, her teenage kids are being secretive, and she’s so tired she can’t think straight. So when elliot knocks on the door, looking much better than she remembers, she can’t help but be delighted to see her old friend again. With elliot back in their lives, Lisa’s family problems begin to improve – he’s like the fairy godmother she never had.
No Time to Say Goodbye: A heartbreaking and gripping emotional page turnerBookouture #ad - Absolutely brilliant. However, love, this is also a story of family, and hope. Desperate to understand his own heartbreak better, he reaches out to others who had known Laura. This is women’s literature at its very best. Netgalley reviewer, 5 stars“a heart rendering journey… I read the book armed with a box of tissues… Left me shell-shocked… Kate Hewitt is an amazing storyteller.
Book reviews by shalini, passion, hate, 5 stars“Oh wow! This book just hit me and took me on this incredible journey of love, fear and more. Powerful story that will haunt you. But now she’s gone, taken from him in a seemingly random act of violence. And for nathan, life without her feels almost meaningless.
As he tries to find hope in the darkness, his three young daughters express their grief in different and challenging ways—with one set on a path of self-destruction that could devastate their family all over again. Including her new friend maria, whose light and warmth are exactly what their grieving family needs, and who is soon helping out and providing emotional support for them all.
No Time to Say Goodbye: A heartbreaking and gripping emotional page turner #ad - But the picture maria paints of laura is unfamiliar to Nathan—of a wife who felt ignored, a mother who felt she couldn’t do enough—and he struggles to reconcile it with his own memories of the woman he loved. 5+ stars. Netgalley reviewer, 5 stars“A book has never had me cry so much through heartbreak and devastation.
This author nailed it without a doubt.
The Loyal Wife: A gripping psychological thriller with a twistThe Last Word #ad - Until she finds out that Mike is having an affair. But hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, and Mike Mitchell should have remembered that before he made a fool of her. Something evil. Not anymore. Something he did. She’s too busy ruining mike’s life while remaining, on the surface at least, the perfect, loyal wife.
But when tamra's plan spirals out of control, she finds that things are not what they seem. Because Tamra knows something about Mike. Well, that's too bad, because Tamra doesn’t have time to argue. To make matters worse, mike’s daughter Madison has come to visit for a few days, and Madison doesn’t like Tamra.
The Loyal Wife: A gripping psychological thriller with a twist #ad - And now, it's too late. And she was prepared to carry the secret to her grave. Grabs you immediately and keeps you guessing right up until the surprise ending!She thought they had the perfect marriage. Tamra never dreamed she would marry someone like Mike Mitchell: handsome, rich, a wonderful husband.
Time to Say Goodbye: a heart-rending novel about a father's love for his daughterAvon #ad - And father and daughter are about to embark on an unforgettable journey together. A heart-rending story about the unique bond between a father and his daughter, for fans of Jojo Moyes, the bestselling author of Me Before You. How do you leave the person you love the most?will curtis's six-year-old daughter, Ella, knows her father will never leave her.
Time to Say Goodbye: a heart-rending novel about a father's love for his daughter #ad - After all, he promised her so when her mother died. When he's faced with an impossible decision, Will finds that the most obvious choice might not be the right one. But the future is full of unexpected surprises. And he's going to do everything he can to keep his word. What will doesn't know is that the promise he made to his little girl might be harder to keep than he imagined.
Lost Daughter: An utterly heartbreaking and unforgettable page turnerBookouture #ad - Gosh, this one pulls at the heartstrings! There were so many things that touched me in this book. My heart broke. Wonderful writing by Ali Mercer. The bookwormery⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘This book totally hooked me and engrossed me. Had me tearing up at the end. The truths she has been punishing herself for are built on sand.
Her husband mitch has stuck by her and he’s an amazing dad. Will definitely read more book by this author. Goodreads reviewer⭐⭐⭐⭐‘set aside time to read this book because once you get involved in the story you aren't going to want to put it down. What an emotional roller coaster of a book this is… it was such a powerfully emotional story of loss, grief, regret and self-forgiveness… and I found myself completely wrapped up and invested in the characters and their lives… Lost Daughter is an incredibly raw and emotional story… Well worth a read.
Lost Daughter: An utterly heartbreaking and unforgettable page turner #ad - Cosy books blog⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘this was a really heartfelt and heartbreaking story… I was pulled into this book very quickly, it was very emotional but extremely well thought out and well written. I look forward to reading more from this author. Shelley’s book nook⭐⭐⭐⭐‘this is a bit of a tear jerker… A beautifully poignant story about the bonds that tie women together… My heartstrings were tugged on… A book about women, for women.
Goodreads reviewer⭐⭐⭐⭐‘lost daughter by ali mercer is an engrossing and heart-rending journey through motherhood, loss, and heartbreak… This is an emotive read that will surely tug on the heartstrings of anyone on either side of the mother/child relationship. Goodreads reviewer⭐⭐⭐⭐‘i loved this book… i couldn’t stop reading… The upheaval and sadness in this book are amazing… This book really hit home for me!’ Goodreads reviewer.
If Ever I Fall: A gripping, emotional story with a heart-breaking twistAvon #ad - She spends her days writing letters that will never be answered. He’s lost his house, his job is on the line, and now he’s going to lose his family too. A heart-breaking tale of love, grief and ultimately hope’kathryn hughes, sunday times bestseller ‘a wonderfully told tale of devastation, grief and devotion’ THE SUN ‘Exceptionally beautiful, emotionally charged and inspirational’MIRANDA DICKINSON, bestselling author of THE LETTER and THE SECRET Is holding on harder than letting go?Dan’s life has fallen apart at the seams.
He doesn’t know who he is, or why he finds himself on a deserted clifftop, how he got there, but will piecing together the past leave him a broken man?In the face of real tragedy, can these three people find a way to reconcile their past with a new future? And is love enough to carry them through? .
If Ever I Fall: A gripping, emotional story with a heart-breaking twist #ad - All he’s ever wanted is to keep them together, but is everything beyond repair?Maria is drowning in grief. Nights are spent trying to hold terrible memories at bay, to escape the pain that threatens to engulf her. Jack wakes up confused and alone.
My Mother's Silence: A gripping page turner full of twists and family secretsBookouture #ad - A thoroughly enjoyable read with a wholly satisfying and beautifully hopeful ending. Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘A story of love and loss and triumph over despair. Powerful and evocative… i was taut with tension with my shoulders near my ears and suspected each secondary character at some point in reading.
I highly recommend this book. Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars. To mend their hearts, which have been broken for so long. Mary’s face is lined, but her hazel-green eyes are the same. And as she finally begins to feel close to her again, skye starts to uncover secrets about Ginny’s death that may tear their family apart for good…My Mother’s Silence is a twisty and emotional novel about the bonds between mothers and daughters, and what happens when we hide things from those we love the most.
My Mother's Silence: A gripping page turner full of twists and family secrets #ad - Though her mother, mary’s, strength held their family together, Skye never saw her cry, and her silence made Skye feel alone in her grief. I could write pages, but I have to stop here with a tear rolling down my cheek. Book reviews by Shalini, 5 stars‘A stellar read! . Fans of diane chamberlain, Liane Moriarty and Kerry Fisher will be gripped.
What readers are saying about my mother’s silence:‘5 stars, loving every moment of pure intrigue… fans of liane moriarty and sally Hepworth will surely enjoy it!’ Misty’s Corner Reviews, without a doubt!… I found myself lost in the moment turning page after page, 5 stars‘Definitely a must read book! Needless to say this book pulled hard on my heartstrings from the very beginning and didn’t let go… will stick with you well after you finish reading it… Such a masterpiece.
The Empty Nest: An unputdownably gripping psychological thrillerBookouture #ad - There were so many twists and turns in this book but the ending blew my mind. Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘Wow I never saw that ending! . The suspense and tension surrounding Amy’s disappearance builds up wonderfully and had me totally hooked, tearing through the pages to see just what had happened to her.
By the letter book reviews ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘an addictive, betrayal, suspenseful thriller that kept me on the edge of my seat from start to finish… This story is filled with lies, and shocking secrets. Everyone has secrets, even the people we love, the people we live with…’Kat remembers the days when her only daughter Amy wouldn't leave her side.
The Empty Nest: An unputdownably gripping psychological thriller #ad - I couldn't put it down. Kat's house – which once felt too full, too busy – is deathly quiet, too noisy, and Kat awaits the daily phone call to tell her that her beloved daughter is thriving and happy. Until the day amy doesn’t call, sending Kat into a panic. Her husband and friends say she’s being paranoid – surely Amy is just out, having fun? But Kat feels sure something is very wrong – she knows her daughter, and she would never just disappear.
As the hours turn into days, her fears are confirmed: Amy is missing. It caught hold of me and had me hooked from the start. Had my attention from start to finish… Just when I thought I had it figured out I was proven wrong. Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘a compulsively readable mystery that kept me fully engrossed and turning pages long into the night.