To celebrate the release of L.C. North‘s new novel (out today in the UK), the publisher has provided us with this intriguing excerpt to share with you all. A mystery told in a modern epistolary style, here’s the synopsis for The Ugly Truth:
Melanie Lange has disappeared.
Her father, Sir Peter Lange, says she is a danger to herself and has been admitted to a private mental health clinic.
Her ex-husband, Finn, and best friend, Nell, say she has been kidnapped.
The media will say whichever gets them the most views.
But whose side are you on?
Told via interviews, transcripts and diary entries, The Ugly Truth is a shocking and addictive thriller about fame, power and the truth behind the headlines.