Hardback Published on: 06/07/2023
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She committed the ultimate betrayal. Now someone knows the truth . . . Discover the gripping and page-turning new novel from Sunday Times bestseller Lesley Pearse 'An engrossing read' WOMAN'S WEEKLY ___________ Eve should never have married Don Hathaway. Yes, he gave her two beautiful children - Olly and Tabitha - but he is a bully. Worse than that, he hurts her. But, after one drunken rage too many, she has the courage to leave him. Eve is warned that it's a difficult path, yet she needs to give her children hope for the future. Don, however, is bitter. And getting away from him entirely proves impossible. Until the day Eve tries to teach him a lesson - and it all goes horribly wrong . . . Eve loves her children, but now she carries a terrible burden that she dares not share. Can she protect her family from the truth? Or has she betrayed their trust forever? ___________ PRAISE FOR LESLEY PEARSE: 'Storytelling at its very best' Daily Mail 'Gripping and suspenseful' Daily Express 'A twisting and intense read' Woman's Own

  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780241544952
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Weight: 611g
  • Dimensions: 240 x 162 x 35 mm

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An engrossing story of triumph over tragedy
With Lesley Pearse ‘s reputation for grippy, gritting stories that never shy away from the seamier side of life, I was expecting distressing themes here. A... READ MORE
Karen Byrom
A great read!
Eve is a battered wife who lives in constant fear of her violent husband Don. She eventually finds the courage to leave him, taking their two children, Oll... READ MORE
Barnsey's Books
A Story That Contains Domestic Abuse.
**TRIGGER WARNING** Grooming. Domestic Abuse. Suicide. Eve should never have married Don Hathaway. Yes, he gave her two beautiful children = Olly and T... READ MORE
Louise Wilson
Another brilliant book from one of my favourite authors
I've loved Lesley Pearse's books from the beginning. It's hard to believe Betrayal is book 31! It's just as good a read as all of the others. Eve Hathaway... READ MORE
A brilliant story not to be missed.
Lesley Pearse certainly writes a cracking story. This book had me hooked from start to finish following Eve’s desperate journey through life and her longin... READ MORE
Lorraine Joad