This is Claudia Winters’s last chance for a fresh start. Changing her name and leaving her old life behind, she has fled to the small town of Kesterly with her mother and daughter. Here, she hopes they can be safe for the first time in years. But the past can’t stay hidden forever. And even as Claudia makes new friends and builds a new life, she can’t help feeling it’s all about to catch up with her… Until one disastrous night changes everything forever.
|Publisher||Clipper Audio; 2021|
BEHIND CLOSED DOORS
When fourteen-year-old Sophie Monroe vanishes, it looks at first as though she's run away from home. However, as the police investigation unfolds, a wealth of secrets from the community start coming to light. For Detective Andrea Lawrence, the case is a painful reminder of the tragedy that tore her family apart over twenty years ago. She is convinced there is more to Sophie's disappearance than teenage rebellion.
Nikki Grant is only twenty-one when she discovers she's pregnant. The baby will complete the happy home she shares with the man she adores, Spencer James. Baby Zac arrives and is perfect in every way. Then, on a day like any other, Nikki suddenly finds her life turned upside down by tragedy. As she becomes evermore embroiled in a world she cannot escape, the love between Nikki and her son is put to the kind of test no mother should ever have to face...
DON'T LET ME GO
Charlotte Nicholls and three-year-old Chloe have left their home and friends, and are now building a new life for themselves. All Charlotte wants to do is to blot out what went before, and to look only to the future. Then, suddenly, their nightmare returns, and Charlotte finds she has no power to prevent what comes next...
Angie Watts had the perfect ordinary family. But Angie’s happy life is shattered when her son Liam falls in with the wrong crowd. And when her son’s bad choices lead to the murder of her husband, it’s up to Angie to hold what’s left of her family together. Her son is missing. Her daughter is looking for help in dangerous places. And Angie is fighting just to keep a roof over their heads. But Angie is a mother. And a mother does anything to protect her children - even when the world is falling apart....
When Alicia Carlyle returns to the home of her childhood after the tragic death of her husband, she is hoping to put the past behind her. But first she must come face to face with the woman who tore her family in two - her sister-in-law, Sabrina. Their enmity runs deep and soon the two families are locked in a battle that is fraught with mistrust, betrayal and lies - a battle that threatens to destroy them all...
THE MILL HOUSE
Julia Thayne moves from London to a remote mill house in Cornwall, determined to break free from the past and save her fractured relationship with her husband, Josh. But it is here that she makes a fatal mistake, and her marriage is rocked to its very foundation ...
It's a day like any other as Miles Avery drives his wife, Jacqueline, to the station. Jacqueline gets out and turns towards the platforms. This is the last anyone sees of her. Miles calls the police, enquiries are made, but there is no evidence of her boarding a train, or even entering the station. Very soon the finger of suspicion starts to turn towards Miles, and as dark secrets from the past merge with those of the present, Miles must confront his biggest fears if he’s to uncover the truth.
NO CHILD OF MINE
Alex Lake’s job is all about helping children. When the case of three-year-old Ottilie Wade comes to her attention, Alex feels an overpowering need to make a real difference in her life, but no one believes that Ottilie is in danger. In the end, Alex makes a decision that has consequences that no one, least of all Alex, could have foreseen.
ONE MINUTE LATER
Vivienne Shager has it all - highflying job and a beautiful apartment. But on her 27th birthday, Vivi has a heart attack. She moves back to the small seaside town where she grew up, and with her time running out, there is one thing she wants to know the truth about. One family member has hidden a secret for years. Until Vivi demands answers, and it takes just a moment to unravel the lie at their heart of their lives…
OUT OF THE SHADOWS
Since Susannah Cates' husband was sent to prison three years ago, life has been a constant struggle. Worried by her mother's unhappiness, thirteen-year-old Neve decides to take matters into her own hands. But as her plan starts to unfold she has no way of knowing what kind of fate she is stirring..
When journalist Laurie Forbes turns up on Beth Ashby's doorstep, minutes after Beth's husband, political high-flier Colin Ashby, has been arrested for murder, neither can even begin to guess the shocking repercussions in both their lives. As the truth draws closer, Laurie realises that if she is to save Beth from those preparing to destroy her, she must put her trust in hated rival journalist Elliot Russell and face up to a ghost from the past.
YOU SAID FOREVER
Charlotte Goodman is living the dream. Surrounded by family, friends and a stunning vineyard overlooking the ocean, it would be difficult for anyone to believe that she has a troubled past. However, Charlotte begins to realise the enormity of something she did many years ago, and soon finds herself having to make the most harrowing decision any woman would ever have to face.