You think your life is perfect.
You think your secrets are safe.
You think it'll always be this way.
But your life can change in a heartbeat.
With a high-flying job, a beautiful apartment and friends whose lives are as happy as her own, Vivienne Shager is living the dream. Then, on the afternoon of Vivi's twenty-seventh birthday, one catastrophic minute changes everything.
Forced to move back to the small seaside town where she grew up, Vivi remembers the reasons she left. The secrets, lies and questions that now must be answered before it's too late. But the answers lie in thirty years in the past...
Shelley Raynor's family home, Deerwood Farm, has always been a special place until darkness strikes at its heart. When Vivi's and Shelley's worlds begin to entwine, it only takes a moment for the truth to unravel all of their lives.
Brilliantly emotional, suspenseful and page-turning, One Minute Later is the stunning new novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author, Susan Lewis.
Susan Lewis - behind every secret lies a story.
Praise for Susan Lewis' bestselling novels:
'Utterly compelling' Sun
'Susan Lewis has a gift for telling warm family stories that also take you by surprise.' Jane Corry
'A master storyteller' Diane Chamberlain
'A multi-faceted tear jerker' Heat
'Susan Lewis is on top form in an emotionally charged and powerful novel . . . one cannot fail to be moved by this heart-wrenching and sensitively written story' Blackpool Gazette
'One of the best around' Independent on Sunday
'Spellbinding! . . . you just keep turning the pages, with the atmosphere growing more and more intense as the story leads to its dramatic climax' Daily Mail
'Interesting and intelligent' The Daily Express
Susan Lewis is the bestselling author of over forty books across the genres of family drama, thriller, suspense and crime. She is also the author of Just One More Day and One Day at a Time, the moving memoirs of her childhood in Bristol during the 1960s. Following periods of living in Los Angeles and the South of France, she currently lives in Gloucestershire with her husband James, stepsons Michael and Luke, and mischievous dogs Coco and Lulu.
To find out more about Susan Lewis, visit her website www.susanlewis.com, or join in on www.facebook.com/SusanLewisBooks.