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  • Published: 8 March 2018
  • ISBN: 9780241961490
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 528
  • RRP: $19.99

Forgive Me

One mother's hidden past. Her daughter's life changed forever . . .




No 1 bestselling author Lesley Pearse tells a compelling story of a daughter uncovering her mother's secret past

Cheltenham, 1991

When Eva Patterson returns home from work one day, a devastating scene awaits her. Her mother, Flora, lies dead in the bath. Beside her is a note saying only: 'Forgive Me'.

Eva is shocked to find out that her mother was once a successful artist back in the 1960s. When she visits her mother's old studio, she finds a collection of Flora's paintings and diaries. Searching for answers, Eva encounters a psychic who mysteriously warns her to beware of a 'sleeping serpent', which she soon discovers refers to a shocking crime in Flora's past.

Will discovering the truth destroy Eva's belief in everything she holds dear?

  • Published: 8 March 2018
  • ISBN: 9780241961490
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 528
  • RRP: $19.99

About the author

Lesley Pearse

Lesley Pearse was brought up in South London in various orphanages from the age of three. She learned about the Soho club scene and the music business during the Sixties with the late John Pritchard. Her novels have sold over ten million copies worldwide. Lesley has three daughters and three grandchildren and lives in Bristol.

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