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Julie Corbin

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Julie Corbin was born and brought up in Scotland. She studied at Edinburgh University and worked for over twenty years as a nurse in various specialities including neurosurgery and school nursing. She began writing seriously when her three sons were teenagers. She lives in Sussex, England.

Average rating: 3.93 · 2,684 ratings · 168 reviews · 6 distinct works · Similar authors
What Goes Around

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Tell Me No Secrets

3.80 avg rating — 668 ratings — published 2009 — 10 editions
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Do Me No Harm

3.83 avg rating — 442 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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Where The Truth Lies

3.97 avg rating — 318 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Now That You're Gone

3.86 avg rating — 119 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Apple Tree Yard by Louise Doughty
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The Painted Bridge by Wendy Wallace
The Painted Bridge
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The Painted Bridge begins in London, in the winter of 1859. Anna Palmer is tricked by her husband and incarcerated in a private asylum called Lake House. As she sets out to prove her sanity, she gradually gets to know the other inmates and to form bo ...more
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Me and You by Niccolò Ammaniti
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I haven't read any of Ammaniti's novels before and only read this one because it was chosen by a member of my reading group. It's a wonderful book. Powerful, subtle, thought-provoking. A short and deceptively simple novel that pulls the reader in and ...more
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Broken Harbour by Tana French
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The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff
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“hate the woman but housebreaking is a whole other”
Julie Corbin, What Goes Around

“paces. ‘She can’t do that.’ ‘She can and she is. She’s renting a cottage. I don’t know how long for.’ She takes hold of my wrist and grips it so tightly that her nails pierce my skin. ‘I have to stop her.’ ‘Monica! You need to keep this in perspective!’ I extract my wrist from her fingers and shake her gently. ‘I know she brings back memories of your parents and I know that hurts, but now, in the present, you have nothing to fear from Orla.’ Her eyes say otherwise and as she looks into mine I see that she is close to telling me something. ‘What is it, Monica? What is it?’ My scalp tingles. ‘Is it about Rose?’ Her eyes glaze over. ‘I was warned about this. I was warned—’ ‘What are you talking about? Warned by whom?’ ‘Grace!’ she hisses. ‘Do you have any idea how much damage she could do?’ I give a short laugh, not because it’s funny but because I have to let some emotion out. ‘The status quo should never be underestimated. Life, ticking along. It might seem boring at times but . . .’ She looks up to the right and seems to pluck her words from the air. ‘Orla is dangerous. She will cause havoc and then she will leave. We have to stop her.’ ‘Believe me, I don’t want her around either.’ I take her hand. ‘Tell me what’s troubling you.’ ‘I can’t.’ She pulls free. ‘I can’t break a confidence.’ She takes a few steps backward. ‘Can you find out what Orla wants? Can you do that?’ I already have. ‘I’ll do my best.’ I try to look optimistic. ‘I’ll let you know.’ ‘Good.’ She recovers her composure and gives me an awkward hug. ‘I may not have been popular at school, my home life was in meltdown, but hey!’ She looks around her, takes”
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