Wed, 05 Feb|
Better Read Than Dead
JP Pomare - In the Clearing
Join author JP Pomare as he discusses his latest sensational thriller, In the Clearing, with none other than Michael Robotham. In the Clearing is destined to be one of the best thrillers you'll read in 2020!
Time & Location
05 Feb 2020, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Better Read Than Dead, 265 King St, Newtown NSW 2042, Australia
About The Event
Join author JP Pomare as he discusses his latest sensational thriller, In the Clearing, with none other than Michael Robotham.
In the Clearing is destined to be one of the best thrillers you'll read in 2020.
This is a FREE event. Drinks and nibbles provided.
About the Book
Amy has only ever known what life is like in the Clearing. She knows what's expected of her. She knows what to do to please her elders, and how to make sure life in the community remains happy and calm. That is, until a new young girl joins the group. She isn't fitting in; she doesn't want to stay. What happens next will turn life as Amy knows it on its head.
Freya has gone to great lengths to feel like a 'normal person'. In fact, if you saw her go about her day with her young son, you'd think she was an everyday mum. That is, until a young girl goes missing and someone from her past, someone she hasn't seen for a very long time, arrives in town.
As Amy and Freya's story intertwines the secrets of the past bubble up to the surface. This rural Aussie town's dark underbelly is about to be exposed and lives will be destroyed.
"Another breathtaking page-turner from the author of Call Me Evie" - Christian White, bestselling author of The Nowhere Child.
"A fiendishly plotted and devilish thriller from Pomare, delivering on the promise shown in his first novel, Call me Evie. Be warned: you’ll be turning the pages so fast you’ll need to watch out for paper-cuts!" - John, Better Read Events.
About the Author
J.P. Pomare is an award winning writer who has had work published in journals including Meanjin, Kill Your Darlings, Takahe and Mascara Literary Review. He has hosted the On Writing podcast since 2015 featuring bestselling authors from around the globe. His first novel, Call Me Evie, was critically acclaimed and longlisted for the Ngaio Marsh Award.
He was born in New Zealand and resides in Melbourne with his wife. In the Clearing is his second novel.
Your ticket to the event.
Event Ticket + Book
Your ticket to the launch, plus a pre-ordered copy of In the Clearing.