Twelve Secrets

Twelve Secrets

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Hardback Published on: 03/03/2022
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Ben Harper's life changed for ever the day his older brother Nick was murdered by two classmates. It was a crime that shocked the nation and catapulted Ben's family and their idyllic hometown, Haddley, into the spotlight. Twenty years on, Ben is one of the best true crime journalists in the country and happily settled back in Haddley, thanks to the support of its close-knit community. But when a fresh murder case shines new light on his brother's death and throws suspicion on those closest to him, Ben's world is turned upside down once more. He's about to discover that Haddley is a town full of secrets. No one is as they seem. Everyone has something to hide. And someone will go to any length to keep the truth buried...

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9780751582765
  • Number of pages: 448
  • Weight: 680g
  • Dimensions: 238 x 164 x 44 mm

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Twelve Secrets
Twisty psychological thriller
A really addictive psychological thriller that holds the attention throughout and has some excellent characters. A journalist looks into his tragic family... READ MORE
Elizabeth Wilkins
Twelve Secrets
A Town With Lies and Secrets.
Twenty years ago the town of Haddley was shocked, when Ben Harper's older brother Nick and his best friend were killed in the woods by two classmates. Twen... READ MORE
Milton of Campsie  Annie
Twelve Secrets
Thank you so much for allowing me access to read this book! This book was one of the best I have read in a long while!! I found it so engrossing and barely... READ MORE
Twelve Secrets
Engaging and fast paced crime thriller
I love a book about secrets in a small town setting and Twelve Secrets fits the bill perfectly. Haddley is where Ben Harper's older brother, Nick, was murd... READ MORE
Twelve Secrets
Good Debut
Thank you to the publishers for this early review copy. Twelve Secrets is a good debut crime thriller. Two teenagers die, two murderers are in prison as a ... READ MORE
Fiona Sharp
Twelve Secrets
An excellent read!
An excellent thriller, highly recommended! Ben Harper is an investigative journalist , who has endured more tragedy than most , his brother was murdered an... READ MORE
Zoe Hitchen
Twelve Secrets
A good plot
3.5 stars Ben Harper is an award-winning journalist for the U.K.’s biggest online news site. His editor Madeline is pressurising him to write the story ev... READ MORE
Celia Short
Twelve Secrets
Did not finish
premise of this book was very interesting. Unfortunately, having so many different POV made me lose interest as I couldn't focus properly on the story, w... READ MORE
Twelve Secrets
Interesting story
So much to take in here. I enjoyed the narrative voice and the suspenseful story overall. I must say though that I’ve got so lost in all the multiple pov ... READ MORE
Liana Reads
Twelve Secrets
Twelve Secrets by Robert Gold
Ben Harper is a crime journalist but his own traumatic story is the biggest draw in recent history. Because Ben’s brother, at the tender age of 14, was kil... READ MORE
Twelve Secrets
What a belter! Great thriller, pacy, twisty and very engrossing.
What a belter! Great thriller, pacy, twisty and very engrossing. A real page-turner. Ben's older brother and his pal were murdered by two girls from school... READ MORE
Nicky Worthington
Twelve Secrets
An interesting and complex plot with a rushed ending
Thank you to the author, publishers Sphere and NetGalley UK for access to this as an advance reader’s ebook. This is an honest and voluntary review. Every... READ MORE
Lisey P
Twelve Secrets
Thriller set on the outskirts of London
3.5* The author was, he says, broadly inspired by the small community featured in the TV series Broadchurch, the intensity of its setting and how everyone... READ MORE
Twelve Secrets
Intense mystery thriller
This has to be one of the best mystery thrillers I have read in a long time. Ben has grown up in the shadow of his older brother and friend being murdered ... READ MORE
Beverley Riley