Black-Eyed Susans, Julia Heaberlin

Black-Eyed Susans opening line: Thirty-two hours of my life are missing.

Black-Eyed Susans
Black-Eyed Susans
My blurb:

And Lydia is trying to help Tessa to ‘find’ them. At 17, Tessa is the sole survivor of a serial killer. She was left for dead and the trauma has left her blind, and in need of treatment. Feeling pressure from her father, her best friend and her therapist, Tessa becomes instrumental in putting the man responsible behind bars. But from when she does this to the present, someone keeps on planting black-eyed susans for her to find and to remind her of her horror. Is the correct person behind bars, and is there more horror to come for Tessa?

Black-Eyed Susans

Seventeen-year-old Tessa, dubbed a ‘Black-Eyed Susan’ by the media, became famous for being the only victim to survive the vicious attack of a serial killer. Her testimony helped to put a dangerous criminal behind bars – or so she thought. Now, decades later the black-eyed susans planted outside Tessa’s bedroom window seem to be a message from a killer who should be safely in prison. Haunted by fragmented memories of the night she was attacked and terrified for her own teenage daughter’s safety, can Tessa uncover the truth about the killer before it’s too late?

My verdict:

This book was gripping and I put everything else aside to read it. If you are looking for something to add to your reading list in this genre, look no further.

Publishing information:
ISBN 9781405921275
Format Paperback
Published April 2016

Disclosure: I was sent the book to review by Penguin Books South Africa. I was not required to write a positive review. This post is in line with my blogging policy.

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4 thoughts on “Black-Eyed Susans, Julia Heaberlin

  1. Hi Tandy, wow, this does sound like a page turner, love books like this!!!

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    1. It was excellent!

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  2. You have picked my curiosity about this book for sure, will look into it.

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    1. Hope you enjoy it Evelyne 🙂

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