The perfect family… or the perfect lie?
To the outside world, Gemma Bradley has it all – a doting husband, high-flying career and two delightful kids – but inside the four walls of her tastefully renovated home, she is a mother at her wits’ end who has given too many last warnings and counted to ten too many times.
When a child’s scream pierces the night, Gemma’s neighbour does what anyone would do: she calls the police. She wants to make sure that Rosie, the little girl next door, is safe.
Gemma knows she hasn’t done anything wrong, but the more she fights to defend the family she loves, the more her flawless life begins to crumble around her. Is the carefully guarded secret she’s been keeping suddenly in danger of breaking free?
When Rosie disappears, Gemma thinks she only has herself to blame. That is, until she discovers that Rosie has been keeping dark secrets of her own in a pink plastic diary.
Distraught and terrified, Gemma doesn’t know where to turn. The only thing she knows is that her daughter’s life is in danger…
Little Liar is a heart-in-your-mouth psychological thriller about the people we choose to trust and the secrets we keep behind closed doors. If you loved The Girl on the Train, Gone Girl or anything by B.A. Paris you’ll be totally and utterly gripped.
What readers are saying about Little Liar:
‘I absolutely loved this book and it had me hooked from start to finish! Clare has written a great story here with believable characters that really hit home!… I loved the plot twist… All in all, a great book and definitely worth the read!’ The Introverted Mum
‘Wow! What a book! A thrilling, tense, roller-coaster of a story! So very believable and all the more scary for it! Once I started reading this, everything else was set aside as the gripping story swept me along, not letting go until I had reached the absolutely mind-blowing end! One of the best psychological thrillers I have read this year!’ Renita D’Silva, 5 stars
‘Easily one of the best psychological thrillers I’ve read this year. Fast-paced, intense, and riveting – you won’t be able to put it down until you find out how it all ends. I will definitely look out for more books from this writer!’ Goodreads Reviewer, 5 stars
‘An extremely addictive and disturbing read… Claire Boyd is an author I hope to be hearing more about in the future.’ NetGalley Reviewer, 5 stars
‘Little Liar is a tense, well-written psychological thriller that gripped me from the beginning, with a fitting but unexpected ending that left me open-mouthed. I can wholeheartedly recommend this novel.’ Netgalley Reviewer, 5 stars
‘A heart-wrenching and enthralling read, this tense thriller had me in its hold from beginning to end… My heart just ached for every character… An incredibly impressive book and I’ll certainly be looking out for future releases from Clare Boyd.’ Goodreads Reviewer, 5 stars
‘I raced through this novel in one weekend! Fast paced and twisty, the shocks kept coming!’ NetGalley Reviewer
‘An intense and addictive read.’ Goodreads Reviewer, 5 stars
‘Intense, thrilling, fast-paced, and I loved the twists and the surprise ending that I didn’t see coming… I was left thinking about the plot, the conclusion, for days after I read it… I highly recommend it!’ Goodreads Reviewer, 5 stars
‘A heart-breaking and chilling read…would definitely look out for others by this author.’ NetGalley Reviewer