From the Sunday Times top ten bestselling author of The Silent Sister and Big Lies in a Small Town comes a powerful, gripping and unmissable new novel.
A small town divided by prejudice. A secret that won't remain silent...
1965. A young white female student becomes involved in the fight for civil rights in North Carolina, falling in love with one of her fellow activists, a Black man, in a time and place where an interracial relationship must be hidden from family, friends and especially the reemerging Ku Klux Klan. As tensions rise in the town, she realises not everyone is who they appear to be.
2020. A recently widowed architect moves into the home she and her late husband designed, heartbroken that he will never cross the threshold. But when disturbing things begin to happen, it's clear that someone is sending her a warning. Who is trying to frighten her away, and why?
Decades later, past and present are set to collide in the last house on the street...
A Note From the Publisher
Unlock the secrets you'll love to discover with Diane Chamberlain, the storyteller beloved of readers everywhere:
'An excellent read that will be loved by her fans and anyone who enjoys reading'. - Jodi Picoult
'I completely LOVED this book'. - Jane Green
'Totally amazing...so powerful and beautifully written. I love Diane's writing'. - Cathy Kelly
'Incredibly moving story, rich in character and atmosphere. I couldn't put it down.' - Susan Lewis
'With beautifully drawn characters and a string of twists that will keep you guessing right up to the end'. - Stylist
'Chamberlain puts so much grit, emotion and drama into her books that it's impossible to stop thinking about them'. - Heat