Since the Big Little Lies mini-series on HBO ended last week, we have been in major withdrawal! If you're in the same boat, check out this list of books below that we know you'll love if you're a fan of Big Little Lies. These books each have scintillating intrigue, memorable characters, and twisty plots. What are you waiting for?
THE FIFTH LETTER by Nicola Moriarty
As if the premise -- a girls’ weekend gone horribly wrong when four life-long BFFs discover there’s a traitor among them -- isn’t enough to satisfy your cravings for more Little Big Lies-style drama, The Fifth Letter’s author Nicola Moriarty is sister to Liane. We are already conjuring up the casting -- what’s Aubry Plaza doing these days? She’s totally the “Deb” character.
IT HAPPENS IN THE HAMPTONS by Holly Peterson
In the Hamptons, the everyday people are as complicated and fascinating as the millionaires...
A young, single mother from Oregon finds herself makes a spontaneous move to the Hamptons for a seasonal job and finds herself mixed up in a strange cocktail of social classes who swirl around one another. The longer she floats among them, the more stories and secrets she stirs up.
GIRL IN THE MOONLIGHT by Charles Dubow
A scorching tale of love, passion, and obsession, set in within the shingled summer homes of East Hampton and the lavish dining rooms of Upper East Side Manhattan, about one man’s all-consuming desire for a beautiful, bewitching, and beguiling woman.
THE DAY I DIED by Lori Rader-Day
When a young boy goes missing in her small town, handwriting expert Anna Winger is called on to analyze a note left at the crime scene. But what she learns from the note tells her that no one in the missing child’s family has been safe for a long time. To save her own son—and herself—once and for all, Anna will face her every fear, her every mistake, and the past she thought she'd rewritten.
AND WHEN SHE WAS GOOD by Laura Lippman
Everyone has secrets… can you keep yours?
At first glance, Heloise is your standard suburban soccer mom. But in discreet hotel rooms, she’s the woman of your dreams, if you can afford her.
For more than a decade, Heloise has thought her secret was safe—living a compartmentalized life, no real friends and trusting few. But when another so-called suburban madam has been found dead in her car, Heloise finds herself facing a very dangerous midlife crisis with much higher stakes than most will ever know.
THE POCKET WIFE by Susan Crawford
A story of marriage, murder, and madness, The Pocket Wife is a sophisticated, gripping tale of psychological suspense that explores the world through the foggy lens of a woman on the edge.