The Parents: An utterly gripping psychological suspense thriller

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“My heart is still pounding… I can confidently say this is one of the best psychological thrillers I’ve ever read… An easy 5 stars… The plot twists are gut wrenching. This is perfect for fans of Big Little Lies” Goodreads reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 


The other parents all seem so perfect. But it’s not long before I realise: I should have never made friends with them…


I knew it wouldn’t be easy for my kids to adjust when we moved to a tiny village where they didn’t know a soul. But after the death of my husband, we needed a fresh start.


Suddenly, we’re outsiders. I know the only way we’ll be accepted is if I throw myself into my new life, so when my son joins a local club, I volunteer to help along with the other parents.


Before moving here, I didn’t know people like this really existed; their lives seem too perfect to be real. Although my own life couldn’t be more different, they welcome me into the fold. For the first time since my husband died, I feel like I made the right decision for my family…


That is until I overhear something that tells me these other parents aren’t as perfect as they seem. Something that turns my world upside down again.


My secret has already ruined my life once. I thought the truth had died with my husband… I should have known that it wouldn’t be buried for long.


A completely addictive page-turner about the secrets and lies hiding beneath seemingly perfect lives. Fans of Big Little Lies, Lisa Jewell and Louise Candlish will be absolutely hooked by this pacy read with a jaw-dropping twist you just won’t see coming.


Readers are utterly gripped by The Parents:


Amazing… Holy cow! This was a freaking fabulous book!... My hands were literally glued to my reader!... Held me captive!... If real life hadn't interfered, I am sure I would have finished this book in one day. A page-turner!!!... Five star read all day!” @oh.happy.reading, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 


This is everything you want… kept me on my TOES! I could not put this one down. NetGalley reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 


Incredible… so twisty and suspenseful and had me on the edge of my seatI couldn’t put it down and more importantly I didn’t want to. Such a good book.” Goodreads reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 


“Hooked me in so much!!! I honestly loved… Fantastic.” Goodreads reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 


Amazing book… Kept me engrossed for hours, I couldn't put it down.” NetGalley reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 


Addictive page turner… I read in one sitting… The story grips you from the start and keeps you hanging on till the end.” Avid reader, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 


“I couldn’t put it down. I found myself racing to the end to find out what was going to happen.” Baker's Not So Secret Book Blog


“Grabs you from the first page… compelling… edge-of-your-seat… the twists kept coming!” Alice Hunter, author of The Serial Killer’s Wife

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Published on
Oct 25, 2021
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Fiction / Noir
Fiction / Psychological
Fiction / Thrillers / Psychological
Fiction / Thrillers / Suspense
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