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Can You Keep A Secret?

Can You Keep A Secret? - Karen Perry Having enjoyed Karen Perry's previous novels I was really looking forward to Can you Keep a Secret

This is a thriller where years of secrets and intrigue come to boiling point on a weekend reunion for friends and family at the crumbling estate called Thornbury Hall.

Karen Perry is certainly a writer with a terrific imagination as her past novels [b:The Boy That Never Was|18774350|The Boy That Never Was|Karen Perry|https://images.gr-assets.com/books/1384046170s/18774350.jpg|25095594] [bc:The Boy That Never Was|18774350|The Boy That Never Was|Karen Perry|https://images.gr-assets.com/books/1384046170s/18774350.jpg|25095594]and [b:Girl Unknown|30629314|Girl Unknown|Karen Perry|https://images.gr-assets.com/books/1479308791s/30629314.jpg|51162994] [bc:Girl Unknown|30629314|Girl Unknown|Karen Perry|https://images.gr-assets.com/books/1479308791s/30629314.jpg|51162994]were compelling and suspensful. Both novels I really enjoyed but Can you Keep a Secret just didn't seem to draw me in quite as much, while there is suspense and intrigue and the writing is good the book for the first 120 pages was a slow burner and took me a while connect or care for any of the characters. It does get there in the end and perhaps I just didn't have the patience for the slow reveal and others may appreciate this one better.

I look forward to more novels from this author.

My thanks to Penguin books for the opportunity to read an advanced copy in return for an honest review