Your past will always find you...With her three beautiful children, millionaire husband and Cotswolds mansion, former investigative journalist Rose Miller has an enviable life.
But behind the domestic bliss lies a secret past...As Oxford students in the early nineties, Rose and James belonged to Society X, an elite clique that knew no boundaries.
Led by the enigmatic Dalziel, the group were hell bent on breaking down society's norms - until an unimaginable tragedy occurs.
With the subsequent scandal covered up, Rose has settled into family life - but is afraid to admit her feelings of boredom.
So when her ex-editor asks Rose to dig the dirt on a wealthy businessman new to the area, adrenaline enlivens her.
But as Rose's investigation begins to threaten her family she backs away - and then a tragedy at her home begins to widen the cracks in her domestic facade.
As their world crumbles around them, is Rose about to atone for the sins of her past?
An utterly gripping novel that will captivate fans of Sophie Hannah and Nicci French.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 15/04/2010
- Category: Thriller / suspense
- ISBN: 9780007334674