It’s Christmas day, but instead of celebrating Sarah Barnard is escaping into the bush on her black mare Tansy, fleeing reality: her broken marriage, her adulterous husband and her bankrupted trail-riding business. Deep in the ranges, she is trapped in a deserted hut by a flash flood. When she’s joined by a lone, handsome bushwalker a dangerous game of intimacy is begun,
Honey Brown hasn’t let up in this tale, with suspense and foreboding built into every word. It’s so engaging that you won’t be able to put the book down.