When troubled teenager Connor moves to Exeter from the US to escape his past, he finds himself embroiled in a world of popular kids and easy girls. Everyone wants to be his friend, but they don’t know about what he did…and they don’t know about his father.
As Connor’s life in England begins to unravel, DS Adrian Miles and his partner Imogen Grey are working up against the clock to catch a serial killer who dates his victims before he kills them. Determined to uncover the truth, Imogen is forced to act as bait – but will she take it too far and risk her own life?
Katerina Diamond is back with a bang in this dark, twisted novel, perfect for fans of M.J. Arlidge and Karin Slaughter.
About the author
PRAISE FOR KATERINA DIAMOND
‘A deliciously dark read, Katerina Diamond keeps her readers guessing throughout as she leads us on a very secretive, VERY twisted journey…everything I was expecting from a well-written, pacy thriller.’ LISA HALL, AUTHOR OF BETWEEN YOU AND ME
‘A dark, twisting tale that won’t fail to captivate.’ MINT VELVET
‘This fluid tale about a girl being held hostage is relentless and uncompromisingly dark.’ HEAT
‘This gem of a crime novel is packed with twists until the last page.’ CLOSER
‘Wow, I thought THE TEACHER was fantastic but THE SECRET is on another level. Was gripped all the way through and kept me guessing as the story unfolded.’ NETGALLEY REVIEWER
‘Another grim and gory spider’s web from Katerina Diamond – closely following on from THE TEACHER and not letting up on the twists and turns.’
‘An impeccable novel with nail biting chapters…Katerina Diamond deserves the title of Queen of Crime, because I’ll be damned if anyone writes novels like she does. 5* doesn’t do this book justice.’ THE BRUNETTE BOOKSHELF
‘Has the feeling of a nightmare come to life…’ LOVEREADING
‘The suspense is literally out of this world.’ COMPELLING READS
‘A dark and twisted tale that had me gasping in fear.’ HANDWRITTEN GIRL