The only thing that spreads faster than gossip in Palm Beach is news of a mysterious death.
Maribelle Walker, editorial director of Palm Beach Confidential, knows what lurks beneath the glittering facade of the moneyed elite on Florida’s most glamorous coast. Or does she?
When her adored and impressive husband, Samuel, dies suddenly, the secrets and lies between Maribelle and her sisters rise to the surface. Compounding the anguish, the authenticity of their socially ambitious mother and their lavish lifestyle of mansions, privilege and couture clothes is thrown into doubt.
As their carefully constructed image unravels, each sister realizes she must fend for herself. While the pathway out is steep, it is worth any risk. Until the winner takes all.
MARIBELLE’S SHADOW (Beaufort Books, June 27, 2023) the new novel by Susannah Marren, is a compelling tale of deception and family loyalty, written by a nationally renowned observer of women’s relationships.