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The Mothers : Five women. Five secrets. One missing husband.

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FROM THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR

'Dazzlingly inventive'
Sunday Times, Crime Book of the Month

'A meticulously plotted exploration of friendship, foe-ship and the lies that bind, which builds to a gripping and powerful conclusion'
Cara Hunter

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FIVE WOMEN.

They meet at their NCT Group. The only thing they have in common is they're all pregnant.

FIVE SECRETS.

Three years later, they are all good friends. Aren't they?

ONE MISSING HUSBAND.

Now the police have come knocking. Someone knows something.

THE TROUBLE WITH SECRETS IS THAT SOMEONE ALWAYS TELLS...

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'The perfect dose of thrills and suspense, this will keep you engrossed to the very end' Heat

'Original and stylish... will keep you guessing to the last page'
Sharon Bolton

For fans of Big Little Lies, The Rumour and I Invited Her In, this is first class psychological suspense from the critically acclaimed Sarah J Naughton.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 30mm | 260g
  • Trapeze
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1409184609
  • 9781409184607
  • 70,463

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Dazzlingly inventive Sunday Times
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A taut, tense thriller packed with emotion * A.J. Park * The Mothers grips like a vice, with characters which leap from the page. Naughton's depiction of motherhood from different perspectives is as refreshing as it is evocative * Rachael Blok * Gripping, tense, taut and brilliant. You'll be begging your friends to read it so you can discuss it over and over again * Rebecca Reid * Tautly thrilling . . . This has hit thriller written all over it * Evening Telegraph * We couldn't put this thriller down . . . brilliant * Closer * Original and stylish... will keep you guessing to the last page * Sharon Bolton * The perfect dose of thrills and suspense, this will keep you engrossed to the very end * Heat * A meticulously plotted exploration of friendship, foe-ship and the lies that bind, which builds to a gripping and powerful conclusion * Cara Hunter * Dazzlingly inventive * Sunday Times *
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About Sarah J. Naughton

Sarah J Naughton grew up in Dorset, and is the bestselling author of The Other Couple and Tattletale. Her debut children's thriller, The Hanged Man Rises was shortlisted for the 2013 Costa Award. The Mothers is her third novel for adults.
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Rating details

1,210 ratings
3.89 out of 5 stars
5 27% (324)
4 43% (523)
3 24% (295)
2 4% (52)
1 1% (16)
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