Description : The highly acclaimed author of Watching Edie returns with a new novel of dark psychological suspense that explores how those closest to us have the most to hide... A daughter Beth has always known there was something strange about her daughter, Hannah. The lack of emotion, the disturbing behavior, the apparent delight in hurting others...Sometimes Beth is scared of her and what she could be capable of. A son Luke comes from the perfect family, with the perfect parents. But one day, he disappears without a trace, and his girlfriend, Clara, is desperate to discover what has happened to him. A life built on lies As Clara digs into the past, she realizes that no family is truly perfect, and uncovers a link between Luke's long-lost sister and a strange girl named Hannah. Now Luke's life is in danger because of the lies once told and the secrets once kept. Can Clara find him before it's too late?
Description : Miriam Jackson is a famous radio presenter. Married to a successful film director, she has created the perfect life for herself. Then her daughter goes missing. Miriam is desperate to find her before her husband finds out and her perfect life crumbles around her. So she calls the only person who can help: Private Investigator Madison Attallee, who has just solved the biggest case of her career. Can Madison find Miriam's daughter? And will Miriam share the truth about her past?
Description : Discover this engrossing and emotional story of sisters and secrets from New York Times bestselling author Diane Chamberlain. Maya and Rebecca Ward are both accomplished physicians, but that’s where the sisters’ similarities end. As teenagers, they witnessed their parents’ murder, but it was Rebecca who saved Maya from becoming another of the gunman’s victims. The tragedy left Maya cautious and timid, settling for a sedate medical practice with her husband, Adam, while Rebecca became the risk taker. After a devastating hurricane hits the coast of North Carolina, Rebecca and Adam urge Maya to join them in the relief effort. To please her husband, Maya finally agrees. She loses herself in the care and transport of victims, but when her helicopter crashes into raging floodwaters, there appear to be no survivors. Forced to accept Maya is gone, Rebecca and Adam turn to one another—first for comfort, then in passion—unaware that, miles from civilization, Maya is injured and trapped with strangers she’s not certain she can trust. Away from the sister who has always been there to save her, now Maya must find the courage to save herself—unaware that the life she knew has changed forever. Originally published in 2010
Description : You can never escape your past... ‘The Lies We Tell has a sense of tension and skewed reality from page one. Delightfully creepy and skilfully plotted ... it's a can’t-wait-to-get-back-to-it book and I thoroughly enjoyed it.’ Hilary Boyd, author of Thursdays in the Park. ‘After a dramatic opening, The Lies We Tell develops into an intriguing story full of slow-burning suspense.' Sophie McKenzie, author of Close My Eyes and Here We Lie. The last time Katy saw Jude was on a school trip, when Jude was attacked by a stranger and Katy ran away. Twenty years later, Jude is back, and her reappearance coincides with a series of unsettling incidents: a stranger appears in the downstairs flat; Katy’s house is vandalised; her mother is mugged and her home ransacked. And Jude seems to know an uncomfortable amount about Katy’s current life... Forced to revisit the same rocky waters of friendship and power they inhabited when they were fifteen, Jude and Katy realise that when it comes to memory, truth and family – nothing and no-one are what they seem. THE LIES WE TELL is an explosive and completely gripping psychological thriller in which present and past intertwine to devastating effect. Meg Carter worked as a journalist for twenty years before turning her hand to fiction. Her features have appeared in many newspapers, magazines and online with contributions to titles including You magazine, Independent, Guardian, Financial Times, and Radio Times. She is on the advisory committee of Women in Journalism. The Lies We Tell is her first novel.
Description : How do you choose who to save? Stockholm criminal lawyer Martin Benner is frantically chipping away at the false confession and fabricated evidence linking the deceased Sara Texas to a string of killings. Mio, Sara’s four-year-old son, is missing, and Martin has been dragged into finding the child against his will. Meanwhile, someone is trying to frame Martin for murders he didn’t commit. Investigators are closing in on him, and time is running out. The bodies continue to pile up, as the people with whom Martin has shared his story begin to die, one by one. And when it becomes clear that the identity of the killer and that of Mio’s kidnapper are one and the same, Martin realizes that he cannot save both Mio and himself. He has to choose… The gripping new thriller from the international bestselling author Kristina Ohlsson, the queen of Scandi crime -- for fans of Camilla Lackberg and Jussi Adler-Olsen.
Description : In 1959 Virginia, Sarah, a black student who is one of the first to attend a newly integrated school, forces Linda, a white integration opponent's daughter, to confront harsh truths when they work together on a school project.
Description : Nothing hurts like the truth. Doctor Rowan Dupont knows a serial killer is coming for her. Julian Addington has been waiting. Watching. And it’s only a matter of time before he strikes. But what Julian doesn’t know is that Rowan is ready for him. And more than anything she wants answers. How well did the depraved killer actually know her mother? And how many lies have been spun in the years since she took her own life? Working alongside her childhood friend Police Chief Billy Brannigan, Rowan is determined to get to the bottom of her mother’s puzzling suicide once and for all—even if it means exposing an unsettling past. It certainly seems like her family’s Victorian funeral home has borne witness to more than one dark secret, but when a recent double homicide leads to an even grislier discovery, separating the truth from the lies might be the last thing Rowan does.
Description : Failure is your friend and persistence is your secret weapon when it comes to achieving outrageous success! How would you like a way to almost guarantee that you will achieve your dreams by setting the right goals and using a system to get you there? How would it feel like to know that you have the power to go out and grab whatever you desire and achieve every one of your dreams? Tired of not having the confidence you need to tackle the impossible and make them possible? The Lies We Tell Ourselves Workbook has everything that you need to be more successful, happier and take you down the road of how to achieve the life you desire. Why do you want to grab this workbook? This is no ordinary workbook as it takes you on a journey of how successful people go about making things happen in their life and the workbook is laid out in a 1,2,3 step formula that is easy to use and powerful when you implement it. Have you figured out that life has been getting busier and busier and it seems like you have less and less time to figure out what you really want from life? How often do you sit down in pure silence and just plan what you want as this is what is called personal growth and development time. This is time to reflect on what you really want for your life. Every wondered why they call it self-help? Your improvements are up to you and delivered by the self. I have never changed anyone as the change always comes from within. What I am best at is encouraging change in others and delivering methods, systems and techniques that help the person make the change they desire and this workbook is one of those ways. The 10 Essential Steps for Success is a well laid out success strategy and system that will take you from start to finish on what you want to make happen. Don't buy this book because you think it is magic. Buy this book because you want measured, predictable success every time. This workbook is a collection of life lessons I went through and how I gained victory even in the worse situations. This workbook and system will do for you what it did for me and that is it will give you the focus you need to set goals and make them a reality. I not only fought through times that were debilitating but the personal growth I had has been life changing. If you are struggling to achieve success then this is your book. If you are a single mother and are wondering if you can achieve your goals and dreams then this is your book. If you want to be the top sales person at your organization then this is your book. Most people fail or struggle because they fail to stop, they fail to plan and they fail to commit to what they really want. This process takes all of this into account and then some. A well thought out system that has your best interest in mind. The Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robert Kintigh has something for everyone. Personal growth tips, mindset training, business growth, life coaching and much more. The idea of the book is to discover things about yourself that you never realized. Since the book has been such a big hit, a workbook with a proven 10 step process is being offered to you. This is not a stiff, boring, and hard to follow process. It is an amazing process that is simple yet very powerful just like the original book. What are the lies you tell yourself? Do you want to discover your new truths and design a life by design? Let Robert Kintigh and Truth Mastery help you grab everything life has to offer and along with this self help book and your passion the world is yours for the taking. This workbook is an add on for the book by Robert Kintigh called The Lies We Tell Ourselves and the two books help create one powerful system for personal growth and development as well as mental weight loss, happiness, leadership training and more.
Description : In THE LIES WE TELL by Theresa Schwegel, Chicago police detective Gina Simonetti is keeping a secret from the department: she has multiple sclerosis. Raising her young niece on her own, Gina hides her disease; she can’t afford to lose her job. Anyway, she is healthier than most of the cops she knows, and greatly appreciates the responsibility of caring for a child. But Gina's secret is threatened when a colleague calls her in to help trace a suspect: Johnny Marble has added to his rap sheet with an assault charge—this time against his mother. When Gina pays a visit to the mom in the hospital and winds up running into—and after—Marble, she finds herself in a physical confrontation she can’t possibly win. He gets away, and Gina is faced with an impossible situation. She has to find him, but knows doing so means turning in the one person who knows the true story of what happened. After all, now that he's seen her fight, Johnny Marble can reveal her deepest secret to the police department. Though alone in her struggle, Gina isn’t alone in her search: in addition to a loyal partner, there is a curious detective and an entire force of coworkers on the hunt. And she’s sympathetic to Marble’s mother, a woman who is losing her mind to Alzheimer’s. Still, Gina fears the fallout: she has no idea how will she keep her own world intact once Marble is found and the truth is out. Once again, Schwegel brings her remarkable talent to bear in this compelling crime novel about imperfect people struggling against all odds—and this time, against the very people who are supposed to help.