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Diane Chamberlain

Biography

Diane Chamberlain

Diane Chamberlain is the bestselling author of more than 20 novels published in over 11 languages. Her books include THE FIRST LIE, HER MOTHER'S SHADOW, THE GOOD FATHER and KISS RIVER. She lives in North Carolina with her partner, photographer John Pagliuca, and her shelties, Keeper and Cole.

Books by Diane Chamberlain

by Diane Chamberlain - Fiction, Women's Fiction

When Carly Sears, a young woman widowed by the Vietnam War, receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated. It is 1970, and she is told that nothing can be done to help her child. But her brother-in-law, a physicist with a mysterious past, tells her that perhaps there is a way to save her baby. What he suggests is something that will shatter every preconceived notion that Carly has. Something that will require a kind of strength and courage she never knew existed. Something that will mean an unimaginable leap of faith on Carly's part. And all for the love of her unborn child.

by Diane Chamberlain - Fiction

Riley MacPherson has spent her entire life believing that her older sister, Lisa, committed suicide as a teenager. Now, over 20 years later, her father has passed away and she's in New Bern, North Carolina, cleaning out his house when she finds evidence to the contrary. Lisa is alive and living under a new identity. But why exactly was she on the run all those years ago, and what secrets are being kept now?

by Diane Chamberlain - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Women's Fiction

Set in rural Grace County, North Carolina, in a time of state-mandated sterilizations and racial tension, NECESSARY LIES tells the story of two young women, seemingly worlds apart, but both haunted by tragedy. A social worker and a 15-year-old are thrown together and must ask themselves: how can you know what you believe is right, when everyone is telling you it’s wrong?