A fast-paced thriller with the kind of emotional impact that transcends a simple whodunit.

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This haunting page-turner will keep you up all night and be long remembered after the last page has been read.

Mary Higgins Clark

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Journalist. Author. Mother.

A journalist for thirty years, Nina Darnton wrote her first novel, An African Affair three years ago and never looked back. “After all those years struggling to get it right, it’s a great liberation to be able to make it up,” she says.

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Nina Darnton discusses The Perfect Mother with Sam Roberts On the December 13, 2014 edition of “The New York Times Close Up” on NY1. Begins 23:23

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