BIG LITTLE LIES meets THE CRAFT, SANCTUARY is a biting cross-genre thriller about four women with a dark secret who find themselves at the centre of a gripping murder investigation.
Sanctuary. It's the perfect town. . . to hide a secret. To Detective Maggie Knight, the death of Sanctuary's star quarterback seems to be a tragic accident. Only, everyone knows his ex-girlfriend is the daughter of a witch - and she was there when he died.
Then the rumours start to fly.
Bereaved mother Abigail will stop at nothing until she has justice for her dead son. Her best friend Sarah will do everything in her power to protect her accused daughter. And the women share a secret that could shatter their lives - and their community.
It falls to Maggie to prevent her investigation - and Sanctuary itself - from spiralling out of control.
A gripping thriller for fans of BIG LITTLE LIES and THE POWER.
V.V. James is the author (as Vic James) of the contemporary fantasy trilogy GILDED CAGE, TARNISHED CITY, and BRIGHT RUIN. GILDED CAGE is a 2018 World Book Night pick and a Radio 2 Book Club selection. V.V. worked as an investigative producer for Channel 4 News and now directs documentaries for BBC1 and BBC2.