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y separately published work icon Little Secrets : A Novel single work   novel   crime   thriller  
Issue Details: First known date: 2017... 2017 Little Secrets : A Novel
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'What happens when ambition trumps the truth?

'A town reeling in the wake of tragedy

'An arsonist is on the loose in Colmstock, Australia, most recently burning down the town's courthouse and killing a young boy who was trapped inside.

'An aspiring journalist desperate for a story

'The clock is ticking for Rose Blakey. With nothing but rejections from newspapers piling up, her job pulling beers for cops at the local tavern isn't nearly enough to cover rent. Rose needs a story—a big one.

'Little dolls full of secrets

'In the weeks after the courthouse fire, precise porcelain replicas of Colmstock's daughters begin turning up on doorsteps, terrifying parents and testing the limits of the town's already fractured police force.

'Rose may have finally found her story. But as her articles gain traction and the boundaries of her investigation blur, Colmstock is seized by a seething paranoia. Soon, no one is safe from suspicion. And when Rose's attention turns to the mysterious stranger living in the rooms behind the tavern, neighbor turns on neighbor and the darkest side of self-preservation is revealed.' (Publication Summary)


  • Dedication: For my sister

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Chatswood, Chatswood - Gordon - Castlecrag area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: HQ Fiction , 2017 .
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      Extent: 328p.
      • Published November 2017

      ISBN: 9780778331094
Alternative title: Dukkesmaleren
Language: Danish
    • Stockholm,
      Scandinavia, Western Europe, Europe,
      HarperCollins Nordic ,
      2018 .
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      Extent: 345p.p.
      ISBN: 9788771913491, 8771913491

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