Hidden Depths (Hanne Drais Book 1) by Ally Rose
“An impressive debut with shades of Val McDermid and Stieg Larsson…”
In East Germany in the spring of 1989, 14-year-old Felix Waltz escapes from a life of abuse at the notorious Stasi youth prison, Torgau.
On New Year's Eve 2004, a woman awakens from a coma. She’s been unconscious for 12 years since being viciously attacked by a lake. As her case is re-opened it soon transpires the events of that night are linked to events that happened before the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Hanne Drais, a criminal psychologist working with a Berlin police team, is one of those involved in reopening the case. As Hanne discovers the truth she’s shocked to find both her past and her destiny are indelibly interwoven with the man at the heart of her investigation.
“A real page turner. Gripping and full of suspense with surprising twists and turns throughout, it had me hooked from the start…”
“A suspenseful tale of murder, young love and childhood trauma set against the background of tumultuous political upheaval. highly recommended…”
“A brilliant read full of twists and turns . Gripping from beginning to end . Unputdownable…”
“The story grips you from the start, good characters and a fantastic storyline…”