A real page-turner withfabulously engaging characters and a gripping plot, the outcome of which I didnot guess before the final revelation. Claire Whatley, reader.
An amazing domestic thriller with a gripping storyline, vividdialogue, a palpable sense of place and time, and a compelling cast ofcharacters that I can't get out of my head. Carol Cooper,Contemporary Women's Fiction author.
I have to say this was one of the mostcompelling reads I have read. Carol Ravensdale, reader.
Liza Perrat bringsher sureness of touch, vivid characterisation and ability to convey a strongsense of time and place to this story set in 1970s Australia. Vanessa Couchman, authorof The House at Zaronza.
It's a delight to watch an author grow intoher talent. I admire Perrat's historical fiction, but here she really comesinto her own. In moving closer to the present and to her own Australianbackground, she produces a riveting tale of human frailty and deceit that keptme enthralled even as I dreaded what might happen next. C.P. Lesley, author ofthe Legends of theFive Directions series.
... nothing better thana good twist or two in a plot, but this was a first for me - one final hammerdropping on the very last page that made my jaw drop! Cindy Taylor, BookBlogger.
The mystery keeps youturning the pages; the description transports you to another place, anothertime; and the characters by turns amuse, infuriate, entertain and conjure asense of poignancy and regret. Tricia Gilbey, writer and reader.
... as well-writtenpsychological thrillers often do, it makes you question everything you thinkyou know, culminating in a true twist of an ending that both shocks and makesyou ask "Why didn't I figure this out sooner?" Courtney J. Hall, historical fiction, romance and contemporary author.