Samantha Hayes began her writing career when she won a short story competition in 2003. Her novels are family-based psychological thrillers, with the emphasis being on ‘real life fiction’. She focuses on current issues, and when she writes, she sets out to make her reader ask, ‘What if this happened to me or my family?’ With three children of her own, Samantha is well-versed to talk about how the aftershocks of crime impact upon families and communities.
From the bestselling author of Before I Go To Sleep.
We’re lucky enough to be the first stop on Paula Hawkins‘s blog tour! It’s time to get excited because we’ve got an extract from Paula’s brilliant new psychological thriller, The Girl on the Train, right here for you to read. The Girl on the Train featured in our list of debut novels to look out for this year because this book is going to be BIG. It’s compelling, thrilling, and the definition of a page turner – we promise this is one not to be missed.
The Murder Bag is the first novel in a gripping new crime series by Tony Parsons. Set in London, it features homicide detective DC Max Wolfe. Tense and thrilling, The Murder Bag was a bestseller when published in hardback last year. If you haven’t read it yet you’re definitely in for a treat – especially as the paperback has just been released!
Simon Kernick is the author of some of the best race-against-time thrillers around. The Final Minute, published in paperback on 21st May, is the seventh book in Simon’s brilliant Tina Boyd series, and it’s as fast-paced and gripping as ever.
Read the first chapter of Karen Perry’s chilling debut.