Author(s): Liane Moriarty
From the author of critically acclaimed What Alice Forgot comes a wonderfully fun, insightful novel about the crazy things we do for love.Ellen Oâe(tm)Farrell is a bit unusual. Sheâe(tm)s a hypnotherapist. Sheâe(tm)s never met her father. And she canâe(tm)t seem to keep a relationship going (okay, thatâe(tm)s more normal that we want to admit). When Ellen meets Patrick, sheâe(tm)s hopeful nevertheless. But when he says he needs to tell her something, she fears the worst. However, when Patrick reveals that his ex-girlfriend is stalking him, Ellen thinks, Is that all? Actually, thatâe(tm)s kind of neat. Sheâe(tm)s more intrigued than frightened. What makes a supposedly smart, professional woman behave this way? Sheâe(tm)d love to meet her. What she doesnâe(tm)t know is that she already has.
'Superb in technique... All of her novels set themselves extremely difficult tasks... The novel blends elements of crime, horror and love story' - Sunday Age 'A compelling love triangle... romance with an edge... the latest triumph... What lifts this tale to another plane is the level of empathy that runs through the narrative' - Australian Women's Weekly Book of the Month 'Absorbing... tantalising... In building sympathy for the plight of both women, Moriarty ramps up the tension and intrigue' Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin
Liane Moriarty is the author of the four novels, Three Wishes, The Last Anniversary, What Alice Forgot and The Hypnotist's Love Story. The Husband's Secret, Liane's fifth novel, reached no. 1 on The New York Times bestseller list, was a UK no. 1 bestseller, an Amazon Best Book of 2013, sold over two million copies worldwide and will be translated into over 35 languages. Big Little Lies, Liane's sixth novel, went straight to no. 1 on The New York Times bestseller list and was the no. 1 Australian fiction title for many weeks. Liane lives in Sydney with her husband, son and daughter.