The Secrets She Keeps is now a major TV series on Network Ten starring Laura Carmichael (Downton Abbey), Jessica De Gouw (The Crown), and Michael Dorman (Patriot)
Everyone has an idea of what their perfect life is. For Agatha, it's Meghan Shaughnessy's ...
These two women from vastly different backgrounds have one thing in common - a dangerous secret that could destroy everything they hold dear.
Both will risk everything to hide the truth, but their worlds are about to collide in a shocking act that cannot be undone.
A compelling psychological thriller that delves deeply into the psyche of the human mind, by internationally bestselling author Michael Robotham.
WINNER FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR, ABIA AWARDS 2018
'A book you won't be able to put down, although you may occasionally want to hide your eyes.' - STEPHEN KING
'Each woman reveals her tale in riveting alternating chapters that merge into a series of chilling twists.' - People Magazine
Multi-award-winning Australian author Michael Robotham has done it again - another accomplished crime novel unlike anything he has written before... an elegantly constructed domestic noir about envy, marriage and what lies beneath - SYDNEY MORNING HERALD
The plot unfolds with clever, ruthless efficiency... This is a taut, scary and effective thriller - WEEKEND AUSTRALIAN
one of crime's greatest practitioners... a ripper, suspenseful read - THE AUSTRALIAN WOMEN'S WEEKLY
a winner... simply impossible to put down - HERALD SUN
insightful psychological thriller - NEW YORK TIMES
THE SECRETS SHE KEEPS might be the best Michael Robotham book yet. And that's saying something. - LINWOOD BARCLAY
Robotham presents a devastating dissection of the stories we tell ourselves and how dramatically these fictions can break down - iBOOKS REVIEW
Before becoming a novelist, Michael Robotham was an investigative journalist working across America, Australia and Britain. As a journalist and writer he investigated notorious cases such as the serial killer couple Fred and Rosemary West. He has worked with clinical and forensic psychologists as they helped police investigate complex, psychologically driven crimes.
Michael's 2004 debut thriller, The Suspect, sold more than 1 million copies around the world. It is the first of nine novels featuring beloved Joe O'Loughlin. Good Girl, Bad Girl is the first book in an exciting new series featuring forensic psychologist Cyrus Haven and was shortlisted for the 2020 Edgar Award for Best Novel. Michael is the only Australian to win the UK's prestigious Gold Dagger Award twice - for Good Girl, Bad Girl and Life or Death. In 2020 The Secrets She Keeps was adapted for television. He lives in Sydney.