Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense · Thriller

The Secrets of Strangers by Charity Norman. (2020).

The Secrets of Strangers by Charity Norman. (2020). **4.5 round to 5 stars** A regular weekday morning veers drastically off course for a group of strangers in a London café when an apparently crazed gunman holds them hostage. But there is more to the situation than meets the eye and as the captives grapple with… Continue reading The Secrets of Strangers by Charity Norman. (2020).

Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense · Thriller

The Boy From The Woods by Harlan Coben. (2020).

The Boy From The Woods by Harlan Coben. (2020). **4 out of 5 stars** 30 years ago, a boy was found in the New Jersey backwoods with no memory of how he got there. They named him Wilde. Now ex-military, he still prefers to live outdoors and alone. When a local girl, Naomi, goes missing… Continue reading The Boy From The Woods by Harlan Coben. (2020).

Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense · Thriller

Little Disasters by Sarah Vaughan. (2020).

Little Disasters by Sarah Vaughan. (2020). **5 out of 5 stars** A mother in crisis. A doctor's duty. What is the truth about that night? Liz and Jess have been friends for 10 years since meeting at a prenatal class. But how well do they really know each other? When Jess arrives at Emergency with… Continue reading Little Disasters by Sarah Vaughan. (2020).

Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense · Thriller

Lock Every Door by Riley Sager. (2019).

Lock Every Door by Riley Sager. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** No visitors. No nights spent away from the apartment. No disturbing the other residents. These are the rules for Jules's new job as apartment sitter at the elite Bartholomew building. Recently heartbroken and practically homeless, Jules accepts. Out of place among the extremely… Continue reading Lock Every Door by Riley Sager. (2019).

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).

Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense

The Dilemma by B. A. Paris. (2020).

The Dilemma by B. A. Paris. (2020). **4 out of 5 stars** It's Livia's 40th birthday and she is having the party of her lifetime to make up for the wedding she never had. Everyone she loves will be there except her daughter Marnie who's studying abroad. But although Liv loves Marnie she's secretly glad… Continue reading The Dilemma by B. A. Paris. (2020).

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).

Advance Readers Copy · Psychological Thriller · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense

Precious You by Helen Monks Takhar. (2020).

Precious You by Helen Monks Takhar. (2020). **3.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; due to be published 23 March 2020** At first Katherine dismisses her young intern as a millennial 'snowflake': soft, entitled, moralistic. But Lily's youth and beauty remind… Continue reading Precious You by Helen Monks Takhar. (2020).

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).