The Survivors [Book Review] #ThrowbackThursday #Mystery #FamilyDrama

The Survivors by Jane Harper

Set in Tasmania, The Survivors by Jane Harper is a family drama and slow-burn mystery with a strong sense of place.

The Survivors by Jane Harper (cover) Image: a black, white, and light blue image of a deserted stretch of beach

Genre/Categories/Setting: Contemporary Fiction, Atmospheric Mystery, Family Secrets, Siblings, Tasmania

Welcome to #ThrowBackThursday where I highlight an older review or post a current review of a back list title. Today, I’m sharing an atmospheric slow-burn mystery, The Survivors by Jane Harper who is also the author of The Dry, Force of Nature, The Lost Man, and Exiles (review coming tomorrow).

I’m linking up with Davida @ The Chocolate Lady’s Book Review Blog for #ThrowbackThursday.

*This post contains Amazon affiliate links.

My Summary:


Kieran Elliott returns home with his wife and baby to the small (fictional) coastal community of Evelyn Bay in Tasmania where he grew up and where his parents still live. While he comes home to visit his parents and to help them, he isn’t expecting a body to be discovered on the beach. This turn of events threatens to expose secrets he’s kept securely hidden for years about the night his brother, Finn, died..

a bay in Tasmania


Continue here for my full review of The Survivors…


Have you read this slow-burn mystery or other books by Jane Harper?


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