by Suzanne Leal Read profile


Out in hardback on 15th May 2017

A small town can be a refuge, but while its secrets are held, it's hard to know who to trust and what to believe.
The Teacher's Secret is a tender and compelling story of scandal, rumour and dislocation, and the search for grace and dignity in the midst of dishonour and humiliation.

Only one person knows the truth

'Suspenseful, moving and full of heart. I couldn't put it down.' -- Richard Glover

'A delicately woven tapestry of interlinking stories a big-hearted book about a small community' -- Joanne Fedler