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A Second Look Book- What You Left Behind

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Let's take a second look at one of author Samantha Hayes earlier works. WHAT YOU LEFT BEHIND- Author Samantha Hayes 


A mesmerizing thriller released in 2015 from the author of UntiI you're Mine 
Two years after a terrifying spate of teenage suicides, the remote village of Radcote has just begun to heal. Then a young man is killed in a freak motorcycle accident and a suicide note is found among his  belongings. When a second boy is found dead shortly thereafter, the nightmare of repeat suicides once again threatens the community. 
Desperate for a vacation, Detective Inspector Lorraine Fisher has just come to Radcote for a stay with her sister, Jo, but the atmosphere of the country house is unusually tense. Freddie, Jo's son, seems  troubled and uncommunicative, and Jo is struggling to reach out to him. Meanwhile, Lorraine becomes determined to discover the truth behind these deaths. Are they suicides, or is there something more  sinister at work? Finding answers might help Freddie…

Book Review: When I was you

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This is my review of When I was You by author Minka Kent.
The story is told from the POV of each main character. It's a thriller. This is the first time I have read this author, and it was free on Amazon KU with my prime membership.  I was not in contact with the author at any point in regards to reading or reviewing this book. There are no warnings about this book, almost anyone, teen and older could enjoy it.

It starts with an act of violence and a key.

The characters... let's meet them

Brienne Dougray- attacked and suffering from debilitating migraines, memory loss and self doubt, she is tasked with finding out what is happening.  To her benefit, she has some memories, remembers smells and has a healthy dose of determination, plus seems like a decent person for someone who was left a boatload of money.

Dr. Niall Emberlin- her current tenant and rock, seemingly gentle and kind, helping her feel not quite so alone....

Kate Emberlin-apparently the soon to be divorced wife of Dr.…