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The enthralling new novel from the 10-million-copy, No. 1 bestselling author.

Is it wicked to fake your death to escape a loveless and brutal marriage?

Betty married a fisherman, knowing theirs would be a hard life together. But when he returns from the Great War shell-shocked and broken she discovers how hard and bitter life can truly be. Beaten down by her husband's anger as well as terrorised by his cruel mother, she longs to be free. So when a great storm sweeps through their village, demolishing houses and taking lives, Betty sees her chance to escape.

Out in the world alone, surviving only by her wits and resourcefulness, Betty must become someone else. But soon she discovers that once you've done one wicked thing, it is easy to do another. And she begins to wonder whether she will ever do good again . . .ng epic

Formats & editions

  • You'll Never See Me Again
    Lesley Pearse

    EBook

    9780718189358

    July 11, 2019

    Penguin eBooks

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  • Trade Paperback

    9780718189341

    July 16, 2019

    Michael Joseph

    400 pages

    RRP $38.00

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  • Hardback

    9780718189334

    July 11, 2019

    Michael Joseph

    400 pages

    RRP $55.00

    Online retailers

    • Fishpond
    • Mighty Ape
    • Paper Plus
    • The Warehouse
    • Whitcoulls
    • The Nile
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au