Her pupils killed her daughter. Now, she will have her revenge.
After an engagement that ended in tragedy, all Yuko Moriguchi had to live for was her four-year-old child, Manami. Now, after a heartbreaking accident on the grounds of the middle school where she teaches, Yuko has given up and tendered her resignation.
But first, she has one last lecture to deliver. She tells a story that will upend everything her students ever thought they knew about two of their peers, and sets in motion a maniacal plot for revenge.
Centered on revenge, Confessions told a story about the death of a middle school teacher’s young daughter and the events that unfold before and after the incident. Everyone thought it was an accident, but the mother is aware that her daughter was actually killed by two of her own students. Now, the teacher is set for her revenge…
Confessions has some of the best character voices I’ve ever read. Told from multiple first POVs, they are all unreliable narrators but it made me enjoy the story even more. I love how distinctive the voices are, and I was eager to learn more about each characters and the aftermath of the teacher’s revenge. Still, I found the novel very engaging and I couldn’t seem to put it down. I read it during my lunch break, as I queued to claim my visa, as I rode MRT… it was a very fascinating read that I slipped into easily.Continue reading