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New Release Book Review: Remember Me by Charity Norman

Title: Remember Me Author:  Charity Norman Published: March 1st 2022 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 320 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars They never found Leah Parata. Not a boot, not a backpack, not a turquoise beanie. After she left me that day, she vanished off the face of the earth. A close-knit community is ripped apart by disturbing… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Remember Me by Charity Norman

2022 Reviews · contemporary fiction · mystery · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Overnight Guest by Heather Gudenkauf

Title: The Overnight Guest Author: Heather Gudenkauf Published: February 2nd 2022 Publisher: HQ Fiction – US Pages: 352 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Thriller RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars A woman receives an unexpected visitor during a deadly snowstorm in this chilling thriller from New York Times bestselling author Heather Gudenkauf. She thought she was alone… True crime writer Wylie Lark doesn’t mind being snowed… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Overnight Guest by Heather Gudenkauf

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Book Review: Verity by Colleen Hoover

Title: Verity Author: Colleen Hoover Published: January 25th 2022 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller, Suspense RRP: $22.99 Rating: 5 stars The word-of-mouth hit psychological suspense with an unforgettable twist, from the author of TikTok sensation It Ends With Us A thriller guaranteed to keep you up all night, with a twist that will leave you reeling . . . The TikTok… Continue reading Book Review: Verity by Colleen Hoover

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New Release Book Review: The Trivia Night by Ali Lowe

Title: The Trivia Night Author: Ali Lowe Published: February 22nd 2022 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller, Suspense RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The events at a school fundraiser night get quickly out of hand, and the fallout leads to devastating results for a group of four couples . . . Question: How long does it take to tear someone’s… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Trivia Night by Ali Lowe

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New Release Book Review: Deception Creek by Fleur McDonald

Title: Deception Creek Author:  Fleur McDonald Published: November 2nd 2021 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 376 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Rural, Suspense RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars A returned criminal, a cult-like family and cybercrime all clash against the backdrop of the Flinders Ranges in this thrilling new rural suspense novel from the best-selling Voice of the Outback. ‘If you’re looking for a… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Deception Creek by Fleur McDonald

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New Release Book Review: Wild Dogs by Michael Trant

Title: Wild Dogs Author: Michael Trant Published: February 1st 2022 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Wild Dogs is a page-turning action thriller set in the WA outback, introducing Australia’s answer to Jack Reacher ‘Tough, fast and hard – my kind of book.’ Lee Child In the drought-ridden rangelands of Western Australia, Gabe Ahern makes… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Wild Dogs by Michael Trant

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New Release Book Review: Treasure and Dirt by Chris Hammer

Title: Treasure and Dirt Author: Chris Hammer Published: September 28th 2021 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 512 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars An unputdownable standalone thriller from the bestselling author of Scrublands. In the desolate outback town of Finnigans Gap, police struggle to maintain law and order. Thieves pillage opal mines, religious fanatics recruit vulnerable young people and billionaires… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Treasure and Dirt by Chris Hammer

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Book Review: Hostage by Clare Mackintosh

Title: Hostage Author: Clare Mackintosh Published: June 29th 2021 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Bestselling author and international sensation, Clare Mackintosh, brings her showstopping quality to this modern take on the classic locked-room thriller ‘A NAIL-BITER OF A THRILLER’ SHARI LAPENA‘HYPNOTICALLY GOOD’ LEE CHILD‘FEELS LIKE A BLOCKBUSTER MOVIE’ LISA JEWELL You can save hundreds of lives.Or the… Continue reading Book Review: Hostage by Clare Mackintosh

2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · suspense · thriller

Book Review: The Last Guests by J.P. Pomare

Title: The Last Guests Author: J.P. Pomare Published: July 28th 2021 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller, Suspense RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars Ever have the feeling you’re being watched? A smart, unsettling, unputdownable literary thriller from the award-winning, critically acclaimed writerLina and Cain are doing their best to stay afloat. Money has been tight since Cain returned from active duty, and… Continue reading Book Review: The Last Guests by J.P. Pomare

2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Heights by Louise Candlish

Title: The Heights Author: Louise Candlish Published: June 2nd 2021 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 448 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Mystery, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF OUR HOUSE, WINNER OF THE CRIME & THRILLER BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD, COMES A NAIL-BITING STORY OF TRAGEDY AND REVENGE ‘Impossible to resist, impossible to predict, impossible to put down… this is an… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Heights by Louise Candlish