By Liane Moriarty
Finally to be had in paperback—the number 1 New York Times bestseller from the writer of Big Little Lies and What Alice Forgot.
At the center of The Husband’s Secret is a letter that isn't intended to be read...
My darling Cecilia,
If you’re studying this, then I’ve died...
Imagine your husband wrote you a letter, to be opened after his loss of life. think, too, that the letter comprises his private, darkest secret—something with the capability to wreck not just the lifestyles you've got equipped jointly, however the lives of others to boot. after which think that you just stumble throughout that letter whereas your husband remains to be a great deal alive…
Cecilia Fitzpatrick has completed it all—she’s an extremely winning businesswoman, a pillar of her small neighborhood, a faithful spouse and mom. Her existence is as orderly and spotless as her domestic. yet that letter is set to alter everything—and not only for her. There are different girls who slightly recognize Cecilia—or each one other—but they, too, are approximately to believe the earth-shattering repercussions of her husband’s secret.
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Liam has beautiful reliable hand-eye coordination,” he shouted. For God’s sake, used to be this a parent-teacher convention now? whilst Tess had picked Liam up from institution this afternoon, he’d appeared elated and hadn’t pointed out something approximately Will or Felicity. as a substitute, he’d talked nonstop approximately how he was once certainly the easiest on the Easter egg hunt, and the way he’d shared a few of his eggs with Polly Fitzpatrick, who was once going to have this impressive pirate celebration and everybody within the classification used to be invited, and the way he’d performed this quite enjoyable online game with a parachute at the oval, and there has been an Easter hat parade the next day to come, and their instructor was once going to decorate up like an Easter egg! Tess didn’t be aware of if it was once simply the newness issue or the chocolate excessive that was once making him so satisfied, yet for now no less than Liam used to be certainly no longer lacking his outdated lifestyles. “Did you would like Marcus was once right here too? ” she’d requested him. “Not really,” spoke back Liam. “Marcus was once beautiful suggest. ” He’d refused support making his Easter hat and had made his personal bizarre production out of an outdated straw hat of Lucy’s, incorporating faux vegetation and a toy rabbit. Then he ate all his dinner, sang within the bathtub and used to be napping via seven thirty. no matter what occurred, he wasn’t going again to that college in Melbourne. “He will get it from his father,” Tess stated with a sigh. “The strong hand-eye coordination. ” She took an immense mouthful of the undesirable wine. Will might by no means take her wherever like this. He knew the entire most sensible bars in Melbourne: tiny, trendy, soft-lit bars the place he’d sit down around the desk from her and they’d speak. The dialog by no means faltered. They nonetheless made one another snigger. They went out each couple of months. simply the 2 of them. observed a convey or had dinner. Wasn’t that what you have been intended to do? to take a position on your marriage with great, typical “date nights”? (She couldn’t stand that word. ) Felicity took care of Liam once they went out. They constantly had a drink together with her after they acquired domestic and informed her approximately their evening. occasionally, if it was once too overdue, she stayed the evening, and so they all had breakfast jointly within the morning. certain, Felicity were a vital part of date evening. Did she lie within the spare bed room wishing she have been in Tess’s position? Had Tess’s habit been unwittingly, but unspeakably, merciless to Felicity? “What’s that? ” Connor leaned ahead, squinting at her. “He will get it—” “Booya! ” there has been an explosion of noise round one of many poker machines. “You complain, you overall whinge! ” one of many beautiful younger ladies (“skanky,” Felicity might have defined her) slapped her friend’s again whereas a torrent of cash cascaded from the laptop. “Booya, booya, booya! ” A broad-chested younger boy pummeling his chest like a gorilla lurched sideways opposed to Tess. “Watch it, mate,” acknowledged Connor. “Man, I’m so sorry! We simply won—” The boy rotated, and his face lit up. “Mr. Whitby! hi there men, this is often my fundamental college PE instructor! He used to be, like, the simplest PE instructor ever. ” He caught out his hand and Connor stood and shook it, taking pictures a rueful examine Tess. “How the hell are you, Mr.