Lee and Victoria weren’t the only ones to love ‘Dirt Town by Hayley Scrivenor… Here is what the QBD crew thought:
Australian crime fiction keeps getting better and better with debut author Hayley Scrivenor hitting the scene!
Her enthralling story is set in Durton – a dusty outback location that even the locals refer to as “Dirt Town.” When best friends Ronnie and Esther leave school together on a sweltering Friday afternoon, Esther never makes it home. Her disappearance looms large in everyone’s mind, but Detective Sergeant Sarah Michaels knows that someone is hiding something. Told over the span of a week, what secrets are being harboured?
“Dirt Town” is a spectacularly written, slow-burn mystery that is guaranteed to tug at your heart strings. With realistic characters and an atmospheric plot – it is definitely hard to put this one down. If you enjoy the likes of Jane Harper and Chris Hammer – this title is a must-read!