Two children in a police waiting room, two distressed mothers, a memory only half remembered …
When Jenny Simpson returns to the seaside town of Borteen, her childhood home, it’s for a less than happy reason. But it’s also a chance for her to start again.
A new job leads to her working for Carver Rodgers, a man who lives alone in a house that looks like it comes from the pages of a fairy tale – until you see the disaster zone inside …
As Jenny gets to know Carver she begins to unravel the sadness that has led to his chaotic existence. Gradually they realise they have something in common that is impossible to ignore – and it all links back to a meeting in at a police station many years before.
Could the truth lie just beneath their feet?
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Great read with strong characters and plenty of twists and turns
My first novel by this author, and I can’t wait for her next now! Carver and Jenny, the two lead characters are both fascinating strong people. Carver is trying to get over a traumatic loss in his life. As they work together can they both heal, or will the hidden mysteries in this picturesque seaside town destroy them?
A page turner
The twists & turns of this plot will having you reading late into the night until you get to the final page
Intrigue, romance and mystery
After Jenny leaves London and returns to her home town, she takes on the massive task of sorting out the chaos in a house belonging to a man who's retreated into grief and solitude. A friendship slowly develops between them, Jenny and Carver discover staggering similarities in their early lives and become determined to unravel the secrets that have mystified them both for twenty years. The Truth Lies Buried has intrigue, romance and mystery, with plenty of twists and turns with an unexpected ending.