If you’re anything like us, you were addicted to Big Little Lies starring Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley and can’t wait for series two to air in 2019. While you wait for the series two release date, here is our edit of the best books like Big Little Lies.


The Rumour

When single mum Joanna moves to a small town to start a new life with her bullied son, she’s desperate for both of them to make friends. Trying to fit in with the mums at the school gate, Joanna shares a rumour she’s heard, but the gossip and suspicions soon take on a life of their own. A notorious child-killer has been released from prison, and the rumour is they’ve started a new life not too far away.



The Trophy Child

Set in a idyllic community in the Lake District, The Trophy Child is a domestic thriller about motherhood and the darker side of family life. ‘Tiger mother’ Karen Bloom will accept nothing less than success, from her husband and from her children. But when tragedy strikes, her seemingly perfect life starts to fall apart . . .