A young woman must unravel her husband's secrets and win over a hostile community in 1940s North Carolina, in this gripping mystery.
Diane Chamberlain is the bestselling author of numerous novels including Necessary Lies, The Silent Sister and Pretending to Dance. Her storylines are often a combination of romance, family drama, intrigue and suspense. She lives in Northern Carolina with her partner, photographer John Pagliuca, and her shelties, Keeper and Cole.
A gripping and engrossing tale * Sunday Mirror *
Interracial relationships, Tess's unbearable situation and the secrets Henry keeps all make for a tense, enthralling read. Diane Chamberlain's gift for storytelling never fails * My Weekly *
Twisty and smart -- Heat on Pretending to Dance
A gripping story of a girl's relationship with her father -- Women & Home on Pretending to Dance
[An] engrossing mystery -- Hello! on The Silent Sister