Karen Perry is the pen name of crime writing duo Paul Perry and Karen Gillece who both live in Ireland. Can You Keep A Secret? is their latest novel and follows Girl Unknown, Only We Know and The Boy That Never Was which was selected for the Simon Mayo Radio 2 book club. All three were Sunday Times bestsellers.
Praise for Girl Unknown * - * Full of intrigue and incident and keeps us guessing until the very last tragic page -- Liz Nugent * bestselling author of Lying in Wait * Karen Perry writes intense psychological thrillers that explore emotional danger with relentless, surgical accuracy, and this may be their best yet -- Tana French * Irish Independent, Books of the Year * Girl Unknown is one of the most richly satisfying psychological thrillers of 2016, a book that hooks the reader from the first page * Irish Independent * This story of psychological attrition builds to an incredibly tense finale - before delivering an amazing final twist. Riveting stuff * Sunday Mirror * A profoundly disturbing, beautifully written story . . . An unputdownable novel that deftly examines the cost of misguided compassion, leading to a stunning conclusion you won't see coming. Karen Perry delivers again -- Michelle Richmond * bestselling author of The Marriage Pact * Taunt, tense psycho-gripper * Sunday Sport * Loved it * Lucy Mangan * Praise for Karen Perry * - * Stunning -- Simon Mayo Radio 2 Book Club I shot through this in one sitting. Like Gone Girl . . . It's the most gripping thing I've read for ages * Evening Standard * Beautifully written, tense and twisty tale * Sunday Mirror * Beautifully written, with just the right balance of teasing the reader with clues and hitting them with revelations -- Best Crime Fiction of 2015 * Telegraph * A twist-filled page-turner * Closer * This is an intense and subtle story with some wonderfully poetic passages and a character driven plot which becomes more compelling as the sense of momentum gathers and the true version of events is slowly revealed. Gripping stuff * Sunday Mirror *