The Wife Who Knew Too Much – Michele Campbell
By the author who gave you ‘It’s Always The Husband’, Michele Campbell is back with another phycological thriller of 2020.
The book is based on heroine Tabitha Girard who gets a second chance on love. Fate brings her back to her teenage love Connor Ford, from thirteen years ago, in their hometown New Hampshire. Their struggles in life plays on their minds as though they are destined to be together. Tabitha is a waitress and newly divorced whereas Connor is a widow. Does this necessarily mean they are destined or lonely? Tabitha, strong and wise, fears he is setting her up with this story. She finds a diary from his wife warning her of the dangers Connor Ford can bring to ones life. What a wife knows can kill her! Whilst the police investigate the death of Nina, or suicide (yet it to be revealed), Tabitha wants to know the truth. Did he portray her? Will he kill her? What is he hiding? Campbell plays with this series of mind games among the characters, setting the scene from Southampton to Dubai. This escapism thriller will definitely keep your eyes on the prize around the pool.
The Wife Who Knew Too Much Release: 28.07.2020.
How To Disappear By Gillian McAlister
Lauren’s daughter Zara witnessed a terrible crime. But speaking up comes with a price, and when Zara’s identity is revealed online, it puts a target on her back. The only choice is to disappear.
To keep Zara safe, Lauren will give up everything and everyone she loves, even her husband. There will be no goodbyes. Their pasts will be rewritten. New names, new home, new lives. The rules are strict for a reason. They are being hunted. One mistake – a text, an Instagram like – could bring their old lives crashing into the new. They can never assume someone isn’t watching, waiting.
How To Disappear Release: 09.07.2020
This Is My America by Kim Johnson
Every week, seventeen-year-old Tracy Beaumont writes letters to Innocence X. She asks the organization to help her father, an innocent Black man on death row. After seven years, Tracy is running out of time. Her dad has only 267 days left! Then the unthinkable happens. The police arrive in the night, and Tracy’s older brother, Jamal, goes from being a bright, promising track star to a “thug” on the run, accused of killing a white girl. Determined to save her brother, Tracy investigates what really happened between Jamal and Angela down at the Pike. But will Tracy and her family survive the uncovering of the skeletons of their Texas town’s racist history that still haunt the present?
This Is My America Release: 28.07.2020
One To Watch by Kate Stayman-London
This is BPR’s current read (as of first week of July)! It’s about a girl named Bea Schumacher who is devastatingly stylish plus-size fashion blogger. She has amazing friends, thousands of Insta followers and a massively broken heart. Bea indulges in her weekly obsession: the hit reality show Main Squeeze. The fantasy dates! The kiss-off rejections! The surprising amount of guys named Ben! Bea is sick and tired of the lack of body diversity on the show. Since when is being a size zero a prerequisite for getting engaged on television? Main Squeeze ask her to be its next star, she agrees on one condition: under no circumstances will she actually fall in love. Bea finds herself in a whirlwind of sumptuous couture, Twitter wars, sexy suitors, and an opportunity (or two, or five) to find messy, real-life love in the midst of a made-for-TV fairy tale. Bea has to decide whether it might just be worth trusting these men – and herself – for a chance at her own happily ever after.
One To Watch Release: 07.07.2020
Malorie by Josh Malerman
From the writer of ‘Birdbox’ (Hit Netflix Film 2019), he brings you the sequel: Malorie.
In the seventeen years since the ‘creatures’ appeared, many people have broken that rule. Many have looked. Many have lost their minds, their lives, their loved ones. Malorie has raised her two children – Olympia and Tom – on the run or in hiding. Now nearly teenagers, survival is no longer enough. They want freedom. When a census-taker stops by their refuge, he is not welcome. But he leaves a list of names – of survivors building a future beyond the darkness – and on that list are two names Malorie knows. Two names for whom she’ll break every rule, and take her children across the wilderness, in the hope of becoming a family again.
Malorie Released: 21.07.2020
The End Of Her by Shari Lapena
From the author of ‘The Couple Next Door’
Stephanie and Patrick are recently married, with new-born twins. While Stephanie struggles with the disorienting effects of sleep deprivation, there’s one thing she knows for certain – she has everything she ever wanted. Then a woman from his past arrives and makes a shocking accusation about his first wife. He always claimed her death was an accident – but she says it was murder. He insists he’s innocent, that this is nothing but a blackmail attempt. But is Patrick telling the truth? Or has Stephanie made a terrible mistake?
The End Of Her Released: 23.07.2020