THE CONFESSION

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B>'Dazzlingly good, utterly engrossing . . . Without doubt one of the best novels of recent years' - Elizabeth Day, author of How To Fail/b>br>b>/b>br>b>The sensational Sunday Times bestseller from Jessie Burton, the million-copy bestselling author of The Miniaturist and The Muse. /b>One winter's afternoon on Hampstead Heath in 1980, Elise Morceau meets Constance Holden and quickly falls under her spell. Connie is bold and alluring, a successful writer whose novel is being turned into a major Hollywood film. Elise follows Connie to LA, a city of strange dreams and swimming pools and late-night gatherings of glamorous people. But whilst Connie thrives on the heat and electricity of this new world where everyone is reaching for the stars and no one is telling the truth, Elise finds herself floundering. When she overhears a conversation at a party that turns everything on its head, Elise makes an impulsive decision that will change her life forever.Three decades later, Rose Simmons is seeking answers about her mother, who disappeared when she was a baby. Having learned that the last person to see her was Constance Holden, a reclusive novelist who withdrew from public life at the peak of her fame, Rose is drawn to the door of Connie's imposing house in search of a confession . . . From the million-copy bestselling author of The Miniaturist and The Muse, The Confession is a luminous, powerful and deeply moving novel about secrets and storytelling, motherhood and friendship, and how we lose and find ourselves.

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  • EAN

    9781509886180

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Nombre de pages

    464 Pages

  • Poids

    404 g

  • Distributeur

    Side

  • Support principal

    Grand format

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Jessie Burton

Jessie Burton est née à Londres en 1982 et a étudié à Oxford. Elle est l'autrice du best-seller Miniaturiste vendu à des millions d'exemplaires à travers le monde, et de Les filles au lion. Elle a publié en 2019 son premier ouvrage jeunesse, Douze princesses rebelles (Gallimard Jeunesse).

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