Check out the book, Can You Keep a Secret, by Karen Perry, as featured on the Portobello Book Blog
Today I am sharing the prologue from Can You Keep a Secret, the latest novel by Karen Perry (the pen name of Dublin-based authors Paul Perry and Karen Gillece.) and also giving you the chance to win a paperback copy for yourself, courtesy of the publisher. Read on and if you like what you read – and I’m sure you will – don’t forget to enter the giveaway.
Can You Keep a Secret? – Prologue
Night has entered the house. Crept in like an intruder.
Outside, crows gather in the trees. Sharp beaks jab at unseen feathers.
Beyond the window, the black outline of the avenue beckons. You feel your way in the dark. The floor-boards creak. The surfaces of the room are blindly unfamiliar. The house around you feels vast, empty. Where are the others?
Your hands reach out and find the door, fumbling for the handle. You realize…
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