If you love Victoria Hislop, Lucinda Riley and Elizabeth Edmondson, you’ll be able to love this perfect holiday read from the creator of Islands of Secrets and Villa of Secrets.
Sent away to a convent school in Dublin at the age of five, Irini McGuire has at all times had a strained and distant relationship with her mother, Bridget, a celebrated archaeologist who lives on the paradise island of Santorini. So, when Irini receives news that Bridget has been injured at a dig and is in a coma, she knows it is after all time to go back to the island of her birth.
Reading through her mother’s notes at her bedside, Irini starts to realise how little she knows about Bridget’s life. Now, driven by rumours that her mother’s injury was once no accident, Irini will have to uncover the dark secrets at the back of her family’s separation.
Will she discover the truth about her parents and her past before it is too late?
What readers have said about Patricia Wilson’s Islands of Secrets and Villa of Secrets:
‘Island of Secrets is a book full of raw emotions, family vendettas, hidden secrets and three very strong women. It is a book I enjoyed very much and one which fans of Victoria Hislop and Debbie Rix are sure to enjoy’
‘So well written and utterly heartbreaking . . . a story that must be told’
‘Page-turning, enthralling and heartbreaking by turns’
‘Made me laugh and cry, just couldn’t put this book down’
‘A perfect read’
‘Heart-wrenching and heart-warming at the same time’
‘What a thoroughly engrossing book’
‘Written with such depth and understanding’