Australian Author · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Suspense · Thriller

The Ex by Nicola Moriarty. (2019).

The Ex by Nicola Moriarty. (2019). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Georgia feels like Luke is 'the one' and that she deserves someone like him to make her feel loved and safe. The only problem is Luke's ex, Cadence. Luke says she is having trouble moving on and constantly texts him, and then Georgia starts… Continue reading The Ex by Nicola Moriarty. (2019).

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Crime · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

The Whisper Man by Alex North. (2019).

The Whisper Man by Alex North. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** Still devastated after the loss of his wife, Tom and his young son Jake move to the quiet village of Featherbank. But Featherbank has a dark past; 15 years ago a serial killer known as 'The Whisper Man' abducted and murdered five boys… Continue reading The Whisper Man by Alex North. (2019).

Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

The Other Mrs Miller by Allison Dickson. (2019).

The Other Mrs Miller by Allison Dickson. (2019). **3.5 out of 5 stars** Two women are watching each other and only one knows why. Phoebe isn't sure when the car on her street appeared and originally thought it was related to the scandal around her late father, but she's now certain it's there for her… Continue reading The Other Mrs Miller by Allison Dickson. (2019).

Australian Author · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Suspense · Thriller

Six Minutes by Petronella McGovern. (2019).

Six Minutes by Petronella McGovern. (2019). **4.5 out of 5 stars** How can a child disappear from under the care of four playgroup mums? Lexie dashed to the local shops for six minutes, leaving Bella at playgroup. But when she returns, Bella is gone. Police and media descend on the tiny village near Canberra and… Continue reading Six Minutes by Petronella McGovern. (2019).

Australian Author · Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

Life Before by Carmel Reilly. (2019).

Life Before by Carmel Reilly. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** Lori is taking her kids to school when the police find her to deliver the news that her brother Scott has been injured and hospitalised in a hit and run. Lori hasn't seen Scott in decades but seems to be his only contact. But… Continue reading Life Before by Carmel Reilly. (2019).

Crime · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

The Neighbour by Fiona Cummins. (2019).

The Neighbour by Fiona Cummins. (2019). **3.5 out of 5 stars** On a hot July day, Garrick and Olivia with their two children move into a house on The Avenue for a fresh start. They arrive in the middle of a frenzy: there is a local serial killer. The neighbours seem to be the picture… Continue reading The Neighbour by Fiona Cummins. (2019).

Crime · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

I Thought I Knew You by Penny Hancock. (2019).

I Thought I Knew You by Penny Hancock. (2019). **3 out of 5 stars** Who do you know better? Your oldest friend or your child? And who do you believe when one accuses the other of a crime? Jules and Holly have been best friends since university, know each other's secrets and share everything. Their… Continue reading I Thought I Knew You by Penny Hancock. (2019).

Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

The Secretary by Renee Knight. (2019).

The Secretary by Renee Knight. (2019). **2 out of 5 stars** Look around you and see who holds the most power in the room: is it the loudest person who looks the part with the most money, or is it the meek overlooked person who bears witness to all of the information and secrets? Christine… Continue reading The Secretary by Renee Knight. (2019).

Read-Reviewed-2019 · Suspense · Thriller

The Woman in Darkness by Charlie Donlea. (2019).

The Woman in Darkness by Charlie Donlea. (2019). (Also titled Some Choose Darkness). **4 out of 5 stars** Rory is a forensic reconstructionist and sheds light on cold case homicides by seeing details others can't. While cleaning her father's law office, she takes a call that plunges her into a 40 year old mystery. In… Continue reading The Woman in Darkness by Charlie Donlea. (2019).

Crime · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

The Girl Without Skin by Mads Peder Nordbo. (2017 in Danish, 2018 in English).

The Girl Without Skin by Mads Peder Nordbo. (2017 in Danish, 2018 in English). **3.5 out of 4 stars** Journalist Matthew is sent to the edge of an ice sheet to write about the discovery of a mummified corpse thought to be a Viking. But the next day the mummy has disappeared and the policeman… Continue reading The Girl Without Skin by Mads Peder Nordbo. (2017 in Danish, 2018 in English).