Shallow Breath is a mesmerising novel about family secrets and how far you would go to save someone you love.
Two years ago, Desi Priest made a horrific mistake and destroyed her family.
to her daughter Maya, who's nurturing her own dangerous plan; to her brother Jackson, who blames himself; and to her close friend Pete, who has spent years shielding her from a devastating truth.
But as Desi returns to her beloved house by the ocean, there is a stranger waiting for her. Someone who needs her help. Someone whose arrival will reveal a chain of secrets hidden for over twenty years.
And one by one the family will be forced to confront the possibility that they have somehow got things terribly, tragically wrong .
Set across five continents, Shallow Breath is a compelling novel of dashed dreams and second chances. But most of all it is a story about love, and what it really means to be free.
Number Of Pages: 384
Published: 28th November 2012
Publisher: Random House Australia
Edition Number: 1