The River Mouth
Fifteen-year-old Darren Davies is found facedown in the Weymouth River with a gunshot wound to his chest. The killer is never found. Ten years later, his mother receives a visit from the local police. Sandra’s best friend has been found dead on a remote Pilbara road. And Barbara’s DNA matches the DNA found under Darren’s fingernails. When the investigation into her son’s murder is reopened, Sandra begins to question what she knew about her best friend. As she digs, she discovers that there are many secrets in her small town, and that her murdered son had secrets too.
The River Mouth is a gripping crime debut from Karen Herbert …’
‘… a stunning debut that will keep you guessing till the last chapter …’
‘Soaked in small-town atmosphere this is a good first bow that has me looking forward to an encore.’
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Karen Herbert is a West Australian crime writer with a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Science in Applied Psychology. Her novel The River Mouth has been optioned for film and television.
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