Ann Turner

Out of the Ice
haunt you
The Lost Swimmer
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haunt you
‘A cinematic page-turner.’Katherine Gillespie, Weekend Australian
‘Gripping thriller.’Mindfood
‘A fantastically eerie and suspenseful read.’Apple iBooks, Best Books of June 2016
‘A seriously good thriller... I loved it...
It's absolutely fantastic.’Michael Cathcart, Books and Arts, ABC Radio National
‘This psychological thriller by an Australian author is the definition of a page-turner.’Marie Claire
‘A vivid, suspenseful thriller.’Cameron Woodhouse, Sydney Morning Herald
‘Brilliant suspense… a compelling and enormously satisfying thrill ride.’Cheryl Akle, Better Reading
‘This tale of intrigue and mystery will have you enthralled until the last page.’Sharon, Review Corner
‘A gripping thriller… A fabulous and unique plot… recommending highly.’Brenda Telford via Netgalley
‘An evocative, absorbing and tense tale of trust and betrayal.’Rose Lucas, Australian Book Review
‘The emotional turmoil is very well done.’Annabel Lawson, Country Style
‘A psychological thriller about a troubled marriage.’The Guardian
‘One of Australia’s best thriller writers… intelligent characters… breathtaking settings.’Cheryl Akle, Better Reading
‘Put simply, I loved this book!’Dayna, The Reader’s Domain
‘A cracker of a read. Beautifully written, suspenseful, haunting.’Karen Brooks,
‘… one soon appreciates why The Lost Swimmer has been described as reminiscent of Patricia Highsmith’s The Talented Mr Ripley.’Ross Southernwood, The Sunday Age
‘The Lost Swimmer is a smartly constructed, tense thriller that will leave you guessing until the very end.’Cheryl Akle, Better Reading
‘We had pins and needles trying to unravel the truth throughout Turner’s crisply written, cleverly plotted tale of deceit.’iBooks Editors’ Notes, Best Books Of June
‘One of those page-turning thrillers that you simply cannot put down.’Latitude
‘A taut and tightly wound page-turner.’Marie Claire
‘Brilliant suspense.’Cheryl Akle, Better Reading
Out of the Ice - Book

From the bestselling author of The Lost Swimmer, a tense, eerie thriller set in the icy reaches of Antarctica.

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Happy New Year and a new hardback of The Lost Swimmer!

04 January, 2017
Ann Turner

Happy New Year! I wish all my readers a safe, healthy and prosperous 2017, and thank you all for your wonderful and much-appreciated support in 2016. And I just thought I'd share some 1st January good news on The Lost Swimmer. Ulverscroft in the UK has published a large print...

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Kobo Best Books of 2016

19 December, 2016
Ann Turner

A huge thanks to Kobo for including Out of the Ice on its list of The Best Books of 2016...

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The Lost Swimmer - Book

A marriage can be a lonely place.

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