C.J. Cooke

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The Blame Game

book | 2019

In a desperate bid to forget the past, Michael and Helen Pengilly take their family on a trip of a lifetime. It’s a deserted paradise.

But there, they are the victims of a horrific car crash, and it soon appears that someone is hunting them down.

Helen fears the worst when Michael
disappears from hospital, her carefully crafted world crashing down around her.

Since that day so many years ago, Michael and Helen have wanted to forget.

But now it seems that there is someone who will stop at nothing to make them remember…

Who is playing the blame game?


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Droemer Verlag

A heart-wrenching story of grief, guilt, and family, and the extreme lengths you'll go to to save those you love

Lovereading Reviewer

A cleverly crafted thriller with a unique story 

Lovereading Reviewer

A real page-turner - keeps you guessing all the way through

Lovereading Reviewer

This is a book all psychological thriller lovers should read... addictive

Lovereading Reviewer

A fantastic, edge of the seat family expedition turning into a gripping read

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