The Girl in the Painting

The Girl in the PaintingFor readers of the The True Story of Maddie Bright, The Woman in the Green Dress and The Birdman s Wife comes this atmospheric and richly detailed Australian historical mystery from a bestselling Australian author Maitland 1913 Miss Elizabeth Quinn is something of an institution in Maitland Town.

Nine Perfect Strangers

Nine Perfect StrangersCould ten days at a health resort really change you forever These nine perfect strangers are about to find out Nine people gather at a remote health resort Some are here to lose weight, some are here to get a reboot on life, some are here for reasons they can t even admit to themselves Amidst

The Mother-in-Law

The Mother-in-LawA twisty, compelling novel about one woman s complicated relationship with her mother in law that ends in murder From the moment Lucy met her husband s mother, Diana, she was kept at arm s length Diana was exquisitely polite, and properly friendly, but Lucy knew that she was not what Diana

The Dry (Aaron Falk, #1)

The Dry (Aaron Falk, #1)A small town hides big secrets in this atmospheric, page turning debut mystery by award winning author Jane Harper.In the grip of the worst drought in a century, the farming community of Kiewarra is facing life and death choices daily when three members of a local family are found brutally slain.

The Lost Man

The Lost ManTwo brothers meet at the border of their vast cattle properties under the unrelenting sun of outback Queensland, in this stunning new standalone novel from New York Times bestseller Jane Harper They are at the stockman s grave, a landmark so old, no one can remember who is buried there But today,

The Rosie Result (Don Tillman, #3)

The Rosie Result (Don Tillman, #3)I was standing on one leg shucking oysters when the problems began Don and Rosie are back in Melbourne after a decade in New York, and they re about to face their most important project Their son, Hudson, is having trouble at school his teachers say he isn t fitting in with the other kids.

Boy Swallows Universe

Boy Swallows UniverseA novel of love, crime, magic, fate and coming of age, set in Brisbane s violent working class suburban fringe from one of Australia s most exciting new writers Brisbane, 1983 A lost father, a mute brother, a mum in jail, a heroin dealer for a stepfather and a notorious crime for a babysitter.

The Wife and the Widow

The Wife and the WidowThe second standalone thriller from the award winning author of THE NOWHERE CHILD Set against the backdrop of an eerie island town in the dead of winter, The Wife and The Widow is an unsettling thriller told from two perspectives Kate, a widow whose grief is compounded by what she learns about her

Truly Madly Guilty

Truly Madly GuiltySix responsible adults Three cute kids One small dog It s just a normal weekend What could possibly go wrong Sam and Clementine have a wonderful, albeit, busy life they have two little girls, Sam has just started a new dream job, and Clementine, a cellist, is busy preparing for the audition of

Force of Nature (Aaron Falk, #2)

Force of Nature (Aaron Falk, #2)Five women reluctantly pick up their backpacks and start walking along a muddy track Only four come out on the other side The hike through the rugged Giralang Ranges is meant to take the office colleagues out of their air conditioned comfort zone and encourage teamwork and resilience At least,

The Nowhere Child

The Nowhere ChildWinner of the Victorian Premier s Literary Award, The Nowhere Child is screenwriter Christian White s internationally bestselling debut thriller of psychological suspense about a woman uncovering devastating secrets about her family and her very identity Kimberly Leamy is a photography teacher in

The Weekend

The WeekendWinner of the 2016 Stella Prize and Prime Minister s Literary Award for Fiction for The Natural Way of Things Charlotte Wood s The Weekend, in which three friends in their 70s gather for a last weekend at the former holiday home of a mutual friend who has recently died, where they confront betrayals

Scrublands

ScrublandsIn an isolated country town brought to its knees by endless drought, a charismatic and dedicated young priest calmly opens fire on his congregation, killing five parishioners before being shot dead himself A year later, troubled journalist Martin Scarsden arrives in Riversend to write a feature on

The Family Next Door

The Family Next DoorA gripping domestic page turner full of shocking reveals, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty, Amanda Prowse and Kerry Fisher The small suburb of Pleasant Court lives up to its name It s the kind of place where everyone knows their neighbours, and children play in the street.Isabelle Heatherington

Challenge Accepted!

Challenge Accepted!Funny woman, Instagram star and international comedy sensation, Celeste Barber s guide to life, laughs and keeping it real Very, very real Actor, writer and comedian, Celeste Barber is one very funny woman not to mention a global social media comedy phenomenon Amassing over 3 million followers