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Sara Foster Sara Foster i(A130734 works by)
Born: Established: 1976
United Kingdom (UK),
Western Europe, Europe,
Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 2004
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Sara Foster moved to Perth from Britain in 2004.

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y separately published work icon The Hidden Hours Brookvale : Simon and Schuster Australia , 2017 10853346 2017 single work novel thriller

'Arabella Lane, senior executive at a children’s publisher, is found dead in the Thames on a frosty winter’s morning after the office Christmas party. No one is sure whether she jumped or was pushed. The one person who may know the truth is the newest employee at Parker & Lane – the office temp, Eleanor.

'Eleanor has travelled to London to escape the repercussions of her traumatic childhood in outback Australia, but now tragedy seems to follow her wherever she goes. To her horror, she has no memory of the crucial hours leading up to Arabella’s death – memory that will either incriminate or absolve her.

'As Eleanor desperately tries to remember her missing hours and uncover the events of that fateful night, her own extended family is dragged further into the dark, terrifying terrain of blame, suspicion and guilt.

'Caught in a crossfire of accusations, Eleanor fears she can’t even trust herself, let alone the people around her. And soon, she’ll find herself in a race against time to find out just what happened that night – and discover just how deadly some secrets can be.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2018 shortlisted Davitt Award Best Adult Crime Novel
y separately published work icon All That Is Lost Between Us Cammeray : Simon and Schuster Australia , 2016 8743744 2016 single work novel

'Georgia Turner has a secret – one that has isolated her from all those she loves. She is desperate to tell her best friend, but Sophia is ignoring her, and she doesn’t understand why. Before she can find out, Sophia is left fighting for her life after a hit and run, with Georgia a traumatised witness.

'As a school psychologist, Georgia’s mother Anya should be used to dealing with scared adolescents. However, it’s very different when the girl who needs help is your own child. Meanwhile, Georgia’s father is racked with a guilt he can’t share; and when Zac, Georgia’s younger brother, stumbles on an unlikely truth, the Turner family’s relationships really begin to unravel. But it will be the stranger heading for their house who will finally cause their walls of secrets to crumble, and leave one of them running through the countryside into terrible danger.

'Set against the stark, rugged beauty of England’s Lake District, The Spirit Road is a timeless tale with a modern twist. It is about what happens to a family when the lies used to betray and protect one another are pushed into an unyielding and unforgiving light.'

(Source: Author's blurb)

2017 longlisted Davitt Award Best Adult Crime Novel
y separately published work icon Shallow Breath North Sydney : Bantam Australia , 2012 Z1901716 2012 single work novel mystery 'Shallow Breath is a mesmerising novel about family secrets and how far you would go to save someone you love.

'Two years ago, Desi Priest made a horrific mistake and destroyed her family.

'Now, she is coming home to make amends: to her daughter, Maya, who's nurturing her own dangerous plan; to her brother, Jackson, who blames himself; and to her close friend, Pete, who has spent years shielding her from a devastating truth.

'But as Desi returns to her beloved house by the ocean, there is a stranger waiting for her. Someone who needs her help. Someone whose arrival will reveal a chain of secrets hidden for over twenty years.

'And one by one the family will be forced to confront the possibility that they have somehow got things terribly, tragically wrong ...

'Set across five continents, Shallow Breath is a compelling novel of dashed dreams and second chances. But most of all it is a story about love, and what it really means to be free.' (From the publisher's website.)
2013 longlisted Davitt Award Best Adult Crime Novel
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