The Lies We Tell
by Jane Corry
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Pub Date 17 Jun 2021 | Archive Date 20 Jul 2021
A 'wonderfully thought-provoking story about family relationships that leaves you asking – what would I do? Jane Corry’s best yet’ BA PARIS
Sarah always thought of herself and her husband, Tom, as good people. But that was before their son Freddy came home saying he'd done something terrible. Begging them not to tell the police.
Soon Sarah and Tom must find out just how far they are willing to push themselves, and their marriage, to protect their only child . . .
As the lies build up and Sarah is presented with the perfect opportunity to get Freddy off the hook, she is faced with a terrifying decision . . .
Save her son . . . or save herself?
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT JANE CORRY
'Absolutely brilliant...full of twists and turns that left me positively breathless' Angela Marsons
'A python of a book; it draws you in gently at first and then the coils of tension begin to tighten and refuse to let you go...' Jane Shemilt
'Readers you are in for a tremendous treat - a roller-coaster of a ride that will leave you screaming, 'No!' on more than one occasion' Carol Wyer
'What an addictive read! Extremely clever storytelling with terrific pace and real emotional depth too. I loved it' Teresa Driscoll
'Corry often explores darker themes, and those living on the fringes of society and this book is no exception: gritty, real, interesting and clever. Highly recommended' Gillian McAllister
'An absorbing and gripping masterpiece, skilfully plotted with superbly drawn characters who will stay with you long after you've finished reading' Kathryn Croft
'I love all Jane Corry's books but this is her best yet. So clever, compulsive and twisty with a reveal I never saw coming. Superb' Claire Douglas
' Exhilarating and heartbreaking in equal measure, this story will stay with me for a long time' Nuala Ellwood
'Jane Corry is at the top of her game and her latest novel cements her place as one of the superstars of the genre' Phoebe Morgan
‘Scarily evokes the grip of long-buried secrets: compelling and human’ NICCI FRENCH
‘Every parent’s worst nightmare is brought to life in this chilling, nuanced novel. Jane Corry gets better and better’ PHEOBE MORGAN
‘I raced through The Lies We Tell, a heart-wrenching and wonderfully thought-provoking story about family relationships that leaves you asking – what would I do? Jane Corry’s best yet.’ BA PARIS
‘Jane Corry is on top form with this enticingly dark domestic thriller!’ EMMA CURTIS
‘Brilliant, unpredictable and profoundly moving. The intensity is heart-pounding, and the rollercoaster of emotions blew me away. This author just keeps raising the bar’ KATE FURNIVALL
‘A gripping, emotional and beautifully written suspense thriller which examines the moral implications of how far a parent would go for their child. Thrilling and unpredictable. I loved it!’ CLAIRE DOUGLAS
'An intelligent, engrossing drama with fascinating flesh-and-blood characters and a nail-biting dilemma at its heart, The Lies We Tell brims with suspense’ LOUISE CANDLISH
‘I carried it around from room to room with me because I found it so compelling. A fabulous read.’ HANNAH BEGBIE