Orion Crime HB / ETPB August £16.99 320pp 978 1 4091 5194 4 eBook: £8.99 / 978 1 4091 5197 5
TAMI HOAG Cold, Cold Heart
Surviving the nightmare is only the beginning... Dana Nolan was a promising young TV reporter until she was kidnapped by a serial killer. A year on, Dana is still physically and psychologically scarred so she returns to her hometown, but it doesn’t provide the comfort she expects. Dana decides to use her investigative skills to piece together her past, in particularl the disappearance of her best friend the summer after high school. Looking at the unsolved mystery through the filter of her shattered psyche, old friends seem to be suspects, authority figures part of a cover-up. Dana begins to question everything. Is the truth really something too terrible to be believed? Tami Hoag’s novels have appeared on international bestseller lists regularly since the publication of her first book in 1988. Her work has been translated into more than thirty languages and over 20 million copies of her books are in print.
Orion General and literary fiction HB August £9.99 320pp 978 1 4091 4701 5 eBook: £5.99 / 978 1 4091 4721 3
REBECCA SHAW Village Rumours
In Rebecca Shaw’s latest tale of village life, hearts will be broken, families reunited and long-hidden secrets will finally come to light. You can’t escape your past. At least that’s what the residents of Turnham Malpas would say . . . While clearing out the rectory’s loft, Reverend Peter Harris makes an unsettling discovery and a dark secret is exposed that soon sets tongues wagging in the village. Having received a letter from the sons she hasn’t heard from in fifteen years, local gossip Greta Jones is delighted at the prospect of seeing them after all this time – despite her husband's misgivings. Meanwhile Fran Charter-Plackett has a difficult decision to make. Rebecca Shaw is a former school teacher and the bestselling author of many novels. She has four children and eight grandchildren.
Location: Florida, USA Available for interview www.tamihoag.com. f/TamiHoag @TamiHoag
Orion Fiction • August 2014
Location: Dorset Available for interview www.rebeccashaw.com