Hush Hush opening lines: Someone tries to kill me at least once a day. I usually see it coming. By definition, people in prison aren’t the smartest creatures in the criminal kingdom.
Harriet Blue is where she deserves to be, in prison. As a police detective she knew when she went rogue, this is where she would end up. But now she has been offered a deal of a lifetime. Find someone alive and she can get her freedom. But if they end up dead, then her fate is sealed. Harriet takes the deal, but only because she has her own case to work. And she needs to be on the outside to do that.
Harriet Blue used to be a detective. Now she’s inmate 3329.Prison is a dangerous place for a former cop – as Harriet Blue is learning on a daily basis.So, following a fight for her life and a prison-wide lockdown, the last person she wants to see is Deputy Police Commissioner Joe Woods. The man who put her inside.But Woods is not there to gloat. His daughter Tonya and her two-year-old child have gone missing.He’s ready to offer Harriet a deal: find his family to buy her freedom…
I enjoy Candice Fox as an author and this book was no exception. A well paced novel with more than one story line on the go.
Disclosure: I was sent the book to review by Penguin Random House South Africa. I was not required to write a positive review. This post is in line with my blogging policy.