"My husband shot himself in our bedroom. When I got home, Emma was standing at the bottom of the stairs, screaming. " Since that awful day, Laura Brandon's little girl hasn't uttered a word.
When a psychiatrist suggests that Emma won't talk because she's terrified of men, Laura is guilt-ridden.
To help Emma, she needs to know what unspeakable secret lies behind her husband's suicide. Laura thought her family was perfect, but her quest leads her to a shocking truth.
For her child's sake, should her father's sins be kept silent? Praise for Diane Chamberlain `Fans of Jodi Picoult will delight in this finely tuned family drama, with beautifully drawn characters and a string of twists that will keep you guessing right up to the end.' - Stylist `A marvellously gifted author.
Every book she writes is a gem' - Literary Times 'Essential reading for Jodi Picoult fans' Daily Mail 'So full of unexpected twists you'll find yourself wanting to finish it in one sitting.
Fans of Jodi Picoult's style will love how Diane Chamberlain writes.' - Candis
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 416 pages
- Publisher: Mira Books
- Publication Date: 01/12/2010
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780778304142