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A Mother's Confession Audiobook

A Mother's Confession: A Heartbreaking Story with a Breathtaking Twist

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Publisher's Summary

Your husband took his own life. Tell the truth and destroy what is left of your family. Or keep a secret that will tear you apart. What would you do?

Olivia and David were the perfect couple with their whole lives in front of them. When beautiful baby daughter Zoe came along, their world seemed complete.

But now David is dead and Olivia's world is in pieces. While she is consumed with grief, her mother-in-law Ivy is also mourning the loss of her son. Both women are hiding secrets about the man they loved. Secrets that have put the family in danger.

Something was very wrong in Olivia and David's marriage. Can Olivia and Ivy break their silence and speak the truth? A mother should protect her child, whatever the cost, shouldn't she?

©2016 Kelly Rimmer (P)2016 Bookouture

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    Alana Mardi, Australia 11/01/2017
    Alana Mardi, Australia 11/01/2017 Member Since 2014
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    "WOW!!!"

    WOW!!! I did not see that coming.
    I enjoyed this book the story seems all normal and quite uneventful until a certain point and then I was left with my mouth open. I actually had my hand over my mouth as it took me that much by surprise. I didn't realise that I was that emotionally engaged in the story. This is a must read if you like a good twist at the end of a book.
    I also loved how Australian this was and it was then easy to relate to.

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    Kiki 06/12/2016
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    "Heart wrenching; stay till the end"

    My first book of K. Rimmer's, and I thought it was going to be like a few other books out now-a-days; had the feeling of 'Girl on a Train' to begin with. However, I prefer this story much more.

    I continued on and I was greatly surprised by the well written plot and twist. All neatly interwoven, the characters you either loved greatly, or despised intensely because of the depth that was given to them.

    I look forward to reading more of Kelly's stories, and wouldn't be surprised if this became a movie.

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    Stacey Ellice 15/11/2016
    Stacey Ellice 15/11/2016 Member Since 2017
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    "Amazing!"

    You've done it again Kelly Rimmer! Once again I just could not walk away from your latest masterpiece for a moment! A Mother's Confession was unbelievable... a gripping novel with a huge curveball that I wouldn't have expected for a second! Loved every little bit!

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  • Ray Chanley
    21/12/16
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    "Seeing what we want to see."

    Four stars for a book of surprises. And the biggest surprise is saved for the end of the book. My heart and soul ached while reading A Mother's Confession, realizing I know people who are so similar to each of the characters. I found that scary while fearing there were times I should have spoken up. Seems each main character had good and bad traits, and I found myself understanding why. I recommend this book for almost everyone.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Soddy Daisy, TN, United States
    14/01/17
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    "Ending I Never Saw Coming"

    The twist of the story surprised me. the narration at times was very whiney and annoying, but also very appropriate to the character being portrayed. I think the narration really contributed to a character in really did not like.

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  • Linda G. Strickland
    morgantown, in
    27/12/16
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    "Wow! Just wow!"

    This book really hit home. I was involved in an abusive relationship, though no where as severe as this one. I could really relate to the struggles to try to make sense of a relationship that continued to go wrong regardless of what you did. I will listen to this one again, and probably again. Should I suspect someone is in an abusive relationship, I will give them this book. Excellent story and excellent narrator. Thanks, Audible!

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  • Crooksonbooks
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    27/11/16
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    "A beautiful, yet heart breaking read"

    Words are difficult to express how I feel right at this moment. Such a beautifully written yet heart breaking read. A thought provoking book that touched my heart - silent tears rolled down my cheeks as I listened to the reality that was Olivia and Zoe's lives. A must read for every woman - a book that'll make you thankful for the lives we live, or a book that may just give you strength to live better lives for yourselves. Thank you so much @bookouture and Kelly Rimmer for this beautiful book.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Marie Thorburn
    10/01/17
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    "Unexpected"

    What an amazing story. Had me drawn in from the very beginning. I couldn't stop listening.

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