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'Taut, clever, compelling and guaranteed to keep you on the edge of your seat…' Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train

You think you know her…
But look a little closer
She is a stay-at-home mother of three with boundless reserves of patience, energy and love. After being friends for a decade, this is how Liz sees Jess. 
Then one moment changes everything. 
Dark thoughts and carefully guarded secrets surface – and Liz is left questioning everything she thought she knew about her friend, and about herself.

From the bestselling author of Anatomy of a Scandal – a new thought-provoking novel exploring the complexity of motherhood and all that connects and disconnects us. 

© Phil Mynott

Sarah Vaughan read English at Oxford University and went on to become a journalist. After training at the Press Association, she spent eleven years at the Guardian as a news reporter and political correspondent before leaving to freelance and write fiction. Anatomy of a Scandal, her third novel, and her first for Simon & Schuster, was a Sunday Times top five bestseller, a Kindle number one bestseller, a Richard & Judy Book Club pick and has been translated into 22 languages. It is currently being developed as a Netflix series. Little Disasters has been published in the UK and US and will be published in France, Sweden, Portugal and Spain. Sarah lives near Cambridge with her husband and two children.

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