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One Little Lie

(2018)
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My name is Alice. And my son is a murderer.

Deborah's son was killed four years ago. Alice's son is in prison for committing that crime.

Deborah would give anything to have her boy back, and Alice would do anything to right her son's wrongs.

Driven by guilt and the need for redemption, Alice has started a support group for parents with troubled children. But as the network begins to grow, she soon finds out just how easy it is for one little lie to spiral out of control....

They call it mother's intuition, but can you ever really know your own child?

Deeply psychological and suspenseful, One Little Lie is a twisty and unnerving story about the price of motherhood and the unthinkable things we do to protect our children. Perfect for fans of Cara Hunter and Laura Marshall.

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"A gripping read which moved at a head-spinning pace … I simply couldn't put this book down until I reached the dramatic and devastating conclusion. I've no doubt this will be one of the big reads of the summer." - Claire Allan

"I read One Little Lie in one greedy gulp. A compelling thriller about the dark side of maternal instinct and love – I couldn't put it down!" - Isabel Ashdown

"Engrossing psychological suspense about the effect of a murder on the mother of a teenage killer. Sam Carrington had me hooked!" - Emma Curtis

"‘Sam Carrington has done it again. One Little Lie is a twisty, gripping read … I loved it." - Cass Green

"A kick-ass page turner … I was knocked senseless by the awesome twist." - John Marrs

"I was fascinated by the cleverly written threads linking the psychologist, police, criminal and victim. Utterly original and thought provoking … This cries out to be made into a TV series." - Amanda Robson

"An unsettling and disturbing tale of what it means to be a mother. When it comes to protecting your child, the lines between right and wrong get totally blurred. This book stays with you long after it's finished." - June Taylor


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May 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: One Little Lie
Author(s): Sam Carrington
ISBN: 0-00-832848-X / 978-0-00-832848-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Avon
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August 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: One Little Lie: The latest gripping crime thriller book from the no.1 ebook bestseller
Author(s): Sam Carrington
ISBN: 0-00-830081-X / 978-0-00-830081-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Avon
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September 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: One Little Lie
Author(s): Sam Carrington
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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September 2018 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: One Little Lie
Author(s): Sam Carrington
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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September 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: One Little Lie
Author(s): Sam Carrington
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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September 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: One Little Lie
Author(s): Sam Carrington
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

October 2018 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: One Little Lie
Author(s): Sam Carrington
Publisher: Avon
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July 2018 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: One Little Lie: The latest gripping crime thriller book from the no.1 ebook bestseller
Author(s): Sam Carrington
Publisher: Avon
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU