What’s the worst thing your best friend could do to you?
Admittedly, it wasn’t murder. A moment’s carelessness, a tragic accident – and two children are dead. Yours.
Living in a small island community, you can’t escape the woman who destroyed your life. Each chance encounter is an agonizing reminder of what you’ve lost – your family, your future, your sanity.
How long before revenge becomes irresistible?
With no reason to go on living, why shouldn’t you turn your darkest thoughts into deeds?
So now, what’s the worst thing you can do to your best friend?
Three children have gone missing in three years in Stanley. Catrin wants to murder Rachel and the whales are beaching themselves.
These three facts alone make you realise that Little Black Lies is not going to be a happy read.
Sharon Bolton has written a rather descriptive novel and one that has mystery, tension and is quite traumatic for the reader.
The secrets of Stanley slowly reveal themselves and the twists and turns of Little Black Lies take your breath away. It is also a guessing game, when you think you have discovered the truth, something else happens and you know you have to start to guess again.
This is a dark and chilling tale, The ending is truly fabulous.
Little Black Lies is definitely one to keep on your bookshelf.