'A spine-tingling story of the secrets we choose to keep.'
- Mail on Sunday
'Intrigue, suspense and a unique story. The author is annoyingly talented and I devoured this book in a day.'
- The Sun
'Forbidden love. A serial killer on the loose. A huge moral dilemma... Bid your to-do list goodbye because you're not going to be able to put it down.'
- Sunday Telegraph, Stella Magazine
'The plot rattles along with plenty of red herrings... until the killer twist.'
- Daily Mail
'Assured and intriguing... with a slight Broadchurch feel.'
- Sunday Herald
Haunting and complex… A satisfying mystery as well as a complex portrait of the effects of emotional trauma and mental illness.”
– Kirkus Reviews
'A beautifully complex story about coming of age and learning what really matters.'
- For The Love Of Books
'A clever first book by a remarkable new voice. Laura Powell has all the makings of becoming one of modern literature's greats.'
- Sogo Magazine
'The Unforgotten has all the classic page-turner ingredients.'
- Emerald Street, Stylist
'In her thoroughly satisfying and suspenseful debut, Powell offers a twisty, dark murder mystery that is as much about taboos and secrets as it is a whodunit... The final twist will catch many readers unaware, as will the surprising emotional heft.'
- Publishers Weekly
'Visceral and unsettling... A smart and gripping debut that saves its best for last'
- Chris Cleave, #1 New York Times bestselling novelist
'A quirky, vivid, original writer.'
- Maggie Gee OBE, novelist
'An eerie and sorrowful tale, beautifully-told: a hugely impressive debut.'
- Joanna Kavenna, novelist
'Gripping from the first page, this is a remarkable debut. I highly recommend it.'
- Katie Fforde, novelist