Karen Herbert

In Karen Herbert’s latest mystery novel, Vertigo, Frances, a public servant, struggles to come to terms with the disappearance of her colleague and the death of her brother. While piecing together spreadsheets and reports, accidental sleuth Frances begins to uncover clues that could help her solve the mystery of Eric’s disappearance. As Frances uncovers a trail of corruption that leads to the highest levels of government she must use her wits and resourcefulness to stay one step ahead of those who want to keep the truth hidden. But will her personal vendetta lead her straight into danger? With twists and turns at every corner, this is a must-read for mystery fans from the bestselling author of The River Mouth.

Paperback & ebook
Crime fiction

Karen Herbert

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.

Fremantle Press

Fremantle Press is an Australian independent publishing house renowned for books of high quality. Please contact Alex Allan, CEO Fremantle Press for information about securing international publishing rights to any of our books. For our complete catalogue please see