‘The latest novel by Kate Morton is an absorbing tale of a woman haunted, after witnessing a crime committed by her mother, when she was a teenager. As time goes by Laurel becomes distant from her family but now, many years later, she is trying to piece together the reason behind her mother’s actions.
A successful actress, Laurel returns home to care for her dying mother and in the process begins to delve into her mother’s past discovering who her mother was and is. This is a story about family, their sense of identity, misunderstandings, secrets, love and forgiveness. A thoroughly enjoyable and absorbing read. A real page turner!’
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