This book came highly recommended by so many bloggers and friends, that I JUST had to read it. And you have to admit, the title is a little intriguing!
The Husband’s Secret: Liane Moriarty
Title: The Husband’s Secret
Author: Liane Moriarty
- John-Paul – “The husband”
- Cecelia – John-Paul’s wife
- Tess – A local mom who is betrayed by those closest to her
- Rachel – School secretary whose daughter was murdered
The book follows the lives of three women: Cecelia, Tess and Rachel and the how “the secret” impacts them all.
Cecelia finds and reads a letter written by her husband, confessing his secret. This turns her world upside down.
Tess’s marriage is torn apart when her best friend and cousin, Felicity falls in love with her husband. She moves away to think things through and hooks up with her old high school flame.
Rachel’s daughter was murdered when she was a teenager and she has never found closure. She suspects that a fellow teacher at the school that she works is her daughter’s murderer, and she intends on putting him away.
I was excited to read this book and really enjoyed it – with all it’s hidden secrets. I was a little put off by the web of stories as it is sometimes difficult to keep up.
Have you read it? What did you think?
Any other book recommendations?