A DARK SECRET SHE’LL GO TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH TO UNCOVER …
Louise’s mother is missing in the aftermath of the Boxing Day tsunami in Thailand.
The only trace Louise can find is her mother’s distinctive bag. Inside it is a beautiful atlas belonging to a writer named Claire. But what is the connection between Claire and Louise’s missing mum, and can the atlas help Louise find her?
Louise explores the mementoes slipped between the pages of the atlas and uncovers a life-changing revelation, a passionate love affair and a tragedy.
And she learns a secret that nearly destroyed Claire and the man she loved – the same secret her mother has been guarding all these years …
Praise for Tracy Buchanan
'A pacy read … A great book to take to the beach!' DAILY MAIL
‘An amazing novel that encompasses love, betrayal, faith and trust. I admit I cried more than once . . . I have never read a more gut wrenchingly honest portrayal of love in all its forms. Unforgettable.’
‘I loved, loved, LOVED The Atlas of Us!’
‘An intricately woven mystery-within-a-mystery full of twists and surprises’
‘Takes you on an enthralling voyage around the world’
‘I think it’ll connect with a lot of women out there.’
‘Oh my days, Milo! *dreamy sigh* The first meeting between Claire and Milo is utterly electric; the chemistry between the two is intense and yet their romance feels authentic and builds at a natural pace, and I was soon swept up in it.’
‘Truly, one of the most powerful and exquisite romances I’ve ever read.’
‘The Atlas of Us is a passionate, beautiful and heart-wrenching tale about loss and new beginnings that will haunt you long after you’ve turned the last page.’
‘An emotionally-charged new novel’ TAKE A BREAK
‘An ambitious and deeply poignant story that will take you into another world’ HEAT
‘I was left absolutely traumatised in a totally brilliant way … Beautiful, heartbreaking, uplifting … Really worth a read’ HELLO!
‘I could see it playing out like a movie as I was reading … I loved it’ NOVELKICKS
‘A compelling, page turning read about secrets in families and the unwitting consequences … I was completely hooked . . . Sad, powerful and absorbing’ Julia Williams
‘A compelling and emotional read that pulled me in – full of intrigue and secrets. A riveting story that I know will stay with me for a very long time’ Alexandra Brown
About the author
Tracy Buchanan lives in Buckinghamshire with her husband, their little girl and their puppy, Bronte. Tracy travelled extensively while working as a travel magazine editor, and has always been drawn to the sea after spending her childhood holidays on the south coast visiting family, a fascination that inspires her writing. She now dedicates her time to writing and procrastinating on Facebook.
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So many twists and turns in this book and I loved every one, this is a truly incredible read and shows the importance of really living
The Atlas of Us
This was a real delight to read! Not knowing the author, you take a chance..... I'm glad I did!! The writing is so absorbing you fall completely into the characters lives & struggle with putting the book down as you want to know what happens.
I totally recommend this book, it has real life experience, romance, tragedy & things we accept in the name of love.
An excellent read!!