QBD reviews: The Wife and The Widow

Have you picked up our Book of the Month, Christian White’s The Wife and the Widow, yet? Set against the backdrop of an eerie island town in the dead of winter, The Wife and the Widow is a mystery/thriller told from two perspectives: Kate, a widow whose grief is compounded by what she learns about […]

Reviewsday: Crimson Lake by Candice Fox

A thrilling detective novel set in a country town in Cairns, Crimson Lake is the first of two books in a series by Australian author Candice Fox. It breaks from the typical conventions of a hard-boiled novel, with the narrator Ted as a private investigator but still an anti-hero of sorts. Accused of abducting and […]

Meet Our October Book of The Month!

Jane Harper’s second novel, Force of Nature, featuring Federal Police Agent Aaron Falk is a gripping crime thriller that will have you on the edge of your seat! And luckily, it’s our October Book of the Month! But we won’t gush on…we’ll let Jane tell you all about the book herself: Here’s what our teams […]

Reviewsday: The Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey

Let me start by saying how much I enjoy reading local Australian content novels. There’s nothing wrong with overseas titles but an Aussie title always draws me deeper in. It’s not the sometimes over-the-top outback dramas I’m talking about (which I do love!) but the ordinary settings and situations. Things like the seasons being the […]