Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Thriller

The Last House Guest by Megan Miranda. (2019).

The Last House Guest by Megan Miranda. (2019). **2.5 out of 5 stars** Littleport, Maine is like two separate towns: a vacation paradise for wealthy holidaymakers and a simple harbour community for the residents who serve them. Friendships between locals and visitors are unheard of - except for Avery Greer and Sadie Loman. Each summer… Continue reading The Last House Guest by Megan Miranda. (2019).

Historical Fiction · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020

Big Lies in a Small Town by Diane Chamberlain. (2020).

Big Lies in a Small Town by Diane Chamberlain. (2020). **4.5 out of 5 stars** North Carolina, 2018: Morgan is in prison for a crime she didn't commit. Her dream of a career in the arts is on hold until a mysterious visitor makes her an offer that will get her out of prison. She… Continue reading Big Lies in a Small Town by Diane Chamberlain. (2020).

Domestic Drama · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020

The Gulf Between by Maxine Alterio. (2019).

The Gulf Between by Maxine Alterio. (2019). **2.5 out of 5 stars** A foreigner is seriously injured not far from Julia's safe New Zealand hideaway. Why does he have her name in his wallet? His unexpected arrival takes Julia back 45 years to London, where as an impulsive young woman she first met Benito Moretti… Continue reading The Gulf Between by Maxine Alterio. (2019).

Domestic Drama · Historical Fiction · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020

The Lost Child by Emily Gunnis. (2020).

The Lost Child by Emily Gunnis. (2020). **3 out of 5 stars** 1960. 13-year-old Rebecca lives in fear of her father’s temper. As a storm batters Seaview Cottage one night, she hears a visitor at the door and a violent argument ensues. By the time the police arrive, Rebecca’s parents are dead and the visitor… Continue reading The Lost Child by Emily Gunnis. (2020).

Australian Author · Crime · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Thriller

The Good Turn by Dervla McTiernan. (2020).

The Good Turn by Dervla McTiernan. (2020). (Cormac Reilly #3). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Police corruption, an investigation that ends in tragedy and the mystery of a little girl's silence - three unconnected things that will prove to be linked by one small town. Detective Cormac faces enemies at work and trouble in his… Continue reading The Good Turn by Dervla McTiernan. (2020).

Advance Readers Copy · Crime · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Thriller

His and Hers by Alice Feeney. (2020).

His and Hers by Alice Feeney. (2020). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; due to be published 18 May 2020** If there are two sides to every story, someone is always lying... Jack: Three words to describe my wife: beautiful,… Continue reading His and Hers by Alice Feeney. (2020).

Australian Author · Crime · Mystery · Suspense · Thriller

You Don’t Know Me by Sara Foster. (2019).

You Don't Know Me by Sara Foster. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** Lizzie was 18 when she vanished, and Noah has never forgotten her. She was his first crush, his unrequited love. She was also his brother’s girlfriend. Noah's brother Tom hasn’t been home in over a decade after leaving under a darkening cloud… Continue reading You Don’t Know Me by Sara Foster. (2019).

Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense · Thriller

Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak. (2019).

Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak. (2019). **3.5 out of 5 stars** From the moment they met in college, Stella & Violet were best friends. Stella is beautiful, privileged and in the spotlight. Violet is hardworking behind the scenes cleaning up Stella's messes. After graduation Violet begins to make a life and career for herself in… Continue reading Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak. (2019).

Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense · Thriller

The Wives by Tarryn Fisher. (2019).

The Wives by Tarryn Fisher. (2019). **3.5 out of 5 stars** Imagine that your husband has two other wives; you all share him but have never met one another. But you love him so much that you don't care...or at least that's what you told yourself. But one day you find a note in his… Continue reading The Wives by Tarryn Fisher. (2019).

Australian Author · Mystery · Psychological Thriller · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense

In The Clearing by J.P. Pomare. (2020).

In The Clearing by J.P. Pomare. (2020). **5 out of 5 stars** Amy has only ever known life in the Clearing and knows what's expected of her. But then a new girl joins the group and she isn't fitting in; she wants to go home. What happens next will turn life as Amy knows it… Continue reading In The Clearing by J.P. Pomare. (2020).