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A Question of Trust

By Penny Vincenzi
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When a man is faced with a dilemma that threatens his principles, his reputation, his marriage and a child, what choices will he make? An irresistible novel from the No 1 bestselling Penny Vincenzi.

A QUESTION OF TRUST is vintage Penny Vincenzi: rich with characters, life-changing decisions, glamour, love, desire and conflict.

'There are few things better in life than ... the latest novel by Penny Vincenzi' Daily Express

1950s London. Tom Knelston is charismatic, working class and driven by ambition, ideals and passion. He is a man to watch. His wife Alice shares his vision. It seems they are the perfect match.

Then out of the blue, Tom meets beautiful and unhappily married Diana Southcott, a fashion model. An exciting but dangerous affair is inevitable and potentially damaging to their careers. And when a child becomes ill, Tom is forced to make decisions about his principles, his reputation, his marriage, and most of all, his love for his child.

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The queen of the posh blockbuster returns with another chunky decade-spanning saga — Sunday Mirror
With a rich cast of characters buffeted by love, betrayal and loyalty, glamour and conflict, this is Vincenzi at her best — Woman & Home
This author never lets you down - her latest novel is superb — Sun
[A] hugely enjoyable romantic drama...lots of the period characters [that] Vincenzi does so well — Daily Mail
A Sunday afternoon in autumn, a pot of tea, a round of toast and a new Penny Vincenzi novel - I know of no finer way to while away a few hours. — Red, Best Books of the Month
Glamorous, escapist and gloriously enjoyable — The People
This magnificent doorstep of a book contains everything we expect from Vincenzi - glamour, passionate affairs, secrets and betrayals. Another winner — Sunday Express
Glamorous, escapist and gloriously enjoyable, this decade-spanning novel is rich in detail — Best
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