A beautifully descriptive and cleverly intriguing read with a monumental secret lying buried at it’s heart. As Willow realises her memories of her childhood may be distorted, she begins a quest to piece the history of her family together. The storyline weaves between 2016 and the past in the most captivating way. Tracy Buchanan gradually raises an enigmatic veil to expose secrets, revealing that further surprises lie in wait, ready to ambush your attention. There are moments that are described so eloquently they are seared like a lightening strike onto your imagination, enabling a connection to the essence that binds this story together. The ache and intensity of feelings from the different time frames breathes life through and over the pages, which almost turn themselves. ‘My Sister’s Secret’ is not only fascinating, it is also unpredictable, deeply emotional, and a truly captivating read. ~ Liz Robinson
Everything you've built your life on is a lie Willow's memories of her parents are sun-drenched and full of smiles, love and laughter. But a mysterious invitation to a photographic exhibition exposes a secret that's been buried since a tragic accident years ago. Willow is forced to question everything she knew about Charity, her late mother, and Hope, the aunt she's lived with since she was a child. How was the enigmatic photographer connected to Willow's parents? Why will Hope not break her silence? Willow cannot move forward in her life without answers. But who can she really trust? Because no one has been telling the truth for a very long time.
|Publication date:||13th August 2015|
|Publisher:||AVON, a division of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers|
|Primary Genre||Family Drama|
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Tracy Buchanan is a web journalist and producer who lives in Milton Keynes with her husband, their little girl and their one-eyed Jack Russell. Tracy travelled extensively while working as a travel magazine editor, sating the wanderlust she developed while listening to her Sri Lankan grandparents' childhood stories - the same wanderlust that now inspires her writing.More About Tracy Buchanan