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Publisher's Summary

The heart-racing psychological thriller that will break your heart into tiny pieces, from world-renowned author Michael Robotham.

Now a major television series starring Laura Carmichael. 

This edition includes an exclusive bonus interview with Michael Robotham about the making of the hit TV adaptation.

Everyone has an idea of what their perfect life is. For Agatha, it's Meghan Shaughnessy's.

These two women from vastly different backgrounds have one thing in common - a dangerous secret that could destroy everything they hold dear.

Both will risk everything to hide the truth, but their worlds are about to collide in a shocking act that cannot be undone.

©2017 Michael Robotham (P)2017 Little Brown Book Group

What the critics say

"Two terrific female characters, both with secrets. Add Michael Robotham's clean prose and whipcrack pacing. The result? A book you won't be able to put down, although you may occasionally want to hide your eyes" (Stephen King)

"Robotham doesn't just make me scared for his characters, he makes my heart ache for them." (Linwood Barclay)

"Superbly exciting...." (Guardian)

What listeners say about The Secrets She Keeps

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flat!

There is no excitement, no curiosity. it just goes on and on. super booring .

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  • Cat
  • 2020-05-29

keeps you interested all the way to the end

Very good story and well written. Keeps you interested until the end, definitely worth the credit!

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Fantastic narration

The story was quite suspenseful and the character development was very well done. I felt empathy with all of the main characters. For me, it was the narrator that really made this book excellent. She really gave the characters life. I love it when the narrator lets you forget you are really only listening to one person.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 2018-03-05

Twisted but wonderful

Very good,. Michael did a great job at making the criminal a victim as well.

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  • heatha
  • 2017-12-06

a very engaging read

loved it. A well written plot. the build up was great. a very good read

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  • Tarryn Drabble
  • 2018-09-07

love

always love Michael Robotham books, can't wait for my next one. scary to think how this is reality

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  • Laura
  • 2018-08-02

Unputdownable

Not the usual type of book I like but enjoyed the story very much.. Real page turner

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  • LAUREN
  • 2018-07-16

excellent story . A real insight into the mind of

Excellent story. Gives real insight into the mind of a desperate hurting woman. True to life.

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  • viti
  • 2018-06-07

Very Suspensful

The performance was amazing!! And so was the book. I finished it in only 2 days. If you’re looking for a good psychological thriller, this is it!

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  • Renée
  • 2017-10-27

What a great book!

Love each minuto of it, it kept me on edge, feeling sorry for Agatha and hating her at the same time. First book I got from M.R. And definitely not the last!

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  • Luccia Gray
  • 2017-09-05

Suspenseful Family Drama

A suspenseful family drama about motherhood, paternity, families, infidelity, abuse, and mental illness. The secrets she keeps is the story of two women whose lives come into contact with devastating consequences. It was well plotted and well written with engaging characters, although the women seemed too complex and unstable, while the men too gullible and easily manipulared. It reminded me of other similar themed novels I've read recently. It's told from two points of view. Especially for lovers of psychological thrillers. The profiler was my favourite character. I loved the dramatic reading.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 2017-08-30

Sheer brilliance

Once again Michael Robotham did not disappoint.I got used to the Joe series but this was a beautiful piece of art.I could not put it down until the end.Cant wait for the next one.

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  • Anne
  • 2017-07-17

*HUGE DISSAPOINTMENT*

I love Michael Robotham. But, I've finished up feeling very flat. I'm not a fan of books where the characters are speaking for themselves.

Aside from that, the storyline was very boring and I've fast forwarded through half of it. But listening to the end. It got better about four hours from the end.

The narrator, Lucy Price-Lewis is okay for a woman narrator. Says things as they are and doesn't use the soft feely nicey tone of voice as most women do.

Would I spend the money if I knew it was written like this - no.