Hayley doesn’t want to kidnap Mrs. Clarke’s baby, but Caleb says they don’t have any choice. Caleb tells her not to worry, that everything will go like clockwork. He says the Clarkes will pay up and won’t go to the police. He swears the baby won’t be in any danger….
Read the first five chapters of Dead Drop
People do the pilgrim’s camino to Santiago de Compostela for all sorts of reasons – some are looking for adventure, some are looking for God, some are looking for redemption.
And as Penny Davis will discover, some are looking for a victim.
Nineteenth century Australia. A wealthy English aristocrat sets out to establish an ideal community in a remote part of Victoria. Amongst the volunteers he takes with him to build his new Jerusalem, however, is a man whose madness will ensure the commune’s destruction.
Three children are rescued from the captors who have brutally abused them. A town rejoices. It’s a miracle. It’s that rarest of all things – a happy ending.
And then the murders begin…
Read the first three chapters of Jumpers [warning adult content]
The Good Sister
Tommy Vander took Michaella away from Bella. He turned her big sister into a junkie, he turned her into a husk of her former self. And last week she O.D’d and almost died.
Bella is determined to save Michaella. But to do that she knows she’s got to change.
She’s got to stop being the ‘good’ sister.
England 1956. Simon Fairchild is a happily married man with two children. While away from home at a dental conference, however, he gets wildly drunk and does something which – if it were ever to be discovered – would destroy the wonderful life he’s worked so hard to build.
As the country slides towards war over the Suez canal, Simon decides there’s only one way out of his dilemma:
(See Other Fiction – Longer Fiction where you’ll find the prose version of the first part of this story The Dentist)