The Confession: Signed First Edition (Hardback)
  • The Confession: Signed First Edition (Hardback)
  • The Confession: Signed First Edition (Hardback)
  • The Confession: Signed First Edition (Hardback)
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The Confession: Signed First Edition (Hardback)

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Hardback 464 Pages / Published: 19/09/2019
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Waterstones Says

The third novel from the inordinately talented Jessie Burton glides elegantly through the Los Angeles of the 1980s and the present day, spinning a hypnotic tale of mystery and motherhood around a reclusive writer and her insecure protégée. The Confession is another singular triumph from one of the finest new prose writers of the past decade.

Signed Exclusive Edition with sprayed edges and exclusive endpapers

The sensational new novel from the million-copy bestselling author of The Miniaturist and The Muse.

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... 

Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9781785176647
Number of pages: 464
Dimensions: 216 x 135 mm

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“'How much did I want for a book to come into my heart.....'”

What would you do if one day, when visiting your dad he mentioned someone from your past with whom you thought all was lost and you would never see again?
This is the big question that changes Roses life forever in... More

Elite Reviewing Group

“A woman's search for her mother.”

A woman’s search for her mother.

This is a story about complex relationships, particularly female ones.
In 1980, Elise Morceau had a fateful meeting on Hampstead Heath, with Constance Holden, a fascinating, older... More

Hardback edition
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“LBGT and contemporary Fiction”

I received an ARC copy of this book via Net galley in exchange for an honest review. The book is one of many with dual time lines this time some 30 plus years apart. Rose is at a strange stage in her life, in a... More

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