By Kerry Fisher
An addictive and gripping examine love, existence and residing a lie.
One little lie could make one difference …
Lydia has the ‘right’ type of neighbors, her young children are on the ‘right’ type of institution and she’s married to the ‘right’ type of guy – style, regular, trustworthy Mark. Her marriage ceremony company is thriving or even notwithstanding she is at loggerheads together with her mom, she couldn’t ask for something extra from existence.
But the fact is that Lydia has been fortunate. She has been residing a lie for years and Mark has no inspiration who he's quite married to. yet not anything lasts without end and the earlier has a humorous approach of catching up with the current. while the person that understands all of Lydia’s darkish little secrets and techniques turns up on the tuition gates, his presence threatens to blow Lydia’s lifestyles aside.
What is Lydia’s negative fact? as soon as the secret's out, you can’t placed it again …
A robust and heartbreaking tale, ideal for lovers of Liane Moriarty and Jane Green.
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After the Lie by Kerry Fisher