The Survivors

The Survivors

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 16/09/2021
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Kieran Elliott's life changed forever on a single day when a reckless mistake led to devastating consequences. The guilt that haunts him still resurfaces during a visit with his young family to the small coastal town he once called home. Kieran's parents are struggling in a community which is bound, for better or worse, to the sea that is both a lifeline and a threat. Between them all is his absent brother Finn. When a body is discovered on the beach, long-held secrets threaten to emerge in the murder investigation that follows. A sunken wreck, a missing girl, and questions that have never washed away...

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9780349143743
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Weight: 300g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 24 mm

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The Survivors
Small town Australia and its secrets
"Pageturner" is a word that can be over-used, especially by me when dashing off a review for a book website - so let me say that I do actually mean it in t... READ MORE
J Beech
The Survivors
chilling and atmospheric
The Survivors by Jane Harper Having read Jane Harper’s ‘The Dry’ I already know she is an extremely skillful crime writer who manages to make the location ... READ MORE
Debra Davidson-Smith
The Survivors
Love Jane Harper.
I love Jane Harper’s books and this one didn’t disappoint. Although a bit of a slow burner it held my attention throughout. Kieran returns with his wife ... READ MORE
Christine  Revely
The Survivors
A complex thriller with a nail biting conclusion
A complex, nail biting thriller from a writer who knows her stuff and consistently delivers first class stories based on a unique premise with well drawn b... READ MORE
George  Young
The Survivors
I thought I had worked it out - but the author managed to surprise me
Kieran Elliott returns to Evelyn Bay, where he grew up, with his wife and young baby. His parents are getting ready to leave the Bay as Kieran's father has... READ MORE
The Survivors
Quality story telling
I enjoyed this book. I have read other stories by Jane Harper and enjoyed them all but I thought this one was less tense and at a slower pace. The story st... READ MORE
Jane Mallinson
The Survivors
A great whodunnit
The Survivors is set in a small seaside town in Tasmania. When a young student is found dead in the sea the locals are reminded of the last time tragedy vi... READ MORE
Miss Fairy Ted
The Survivors
Slow burning but so satisfying
Jane Harper can always be relied upon for character-led crime that builds slowly but fascinatingly to the climax. Her ability to put you in that place and... READ MORE
Heather Nazmdeh
The Survivors
This is another fantastic read by Jane Harper - I love her books! I get totally drawn into her characters and really care about them. This one, set in Tasm... READ MORE
Cecilia Weston-Baker
The Survivors
Another brilliant book by Harper - a real treat of superb storytelling
The Survivors
Superb Australian noir
“At the very tip, the three life-size iron figures stood guard. The Survivors. Side by side, they gazed outward, unflinching against the elements, their sc... READ MORE
Vivienne O'Regan
The Survivors
Unnervingly immersive
I am new to Jane Harper's writing talent and in reading her latest called The Survivors, I can see I have missed out on much. If you're reading this, no do... READ MORE
the moving finger writes
The Survivors
A bit boring
Thank you to the publisher and NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review. It is set to be published in January ... READ MORE
The Magpie Reader
The Survivors
A Disappointment
I have thoroughly enjoyed previous work by Jane Harper, The Lost Man being the pick of three excellent thrillers. However I found this fourth book somethin... READ MORE
Alun Morgan