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Dark Horse by Honey Brown
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Apr 29, 2013

it was amazing
bookshelves: australian-author

“After witnessing last year’s fifty-metre-high rolling fireballs, she’d wondered if the treetops were truly Satan’s home. And God resided in the water. Everything about that fire had smacked of hell.”Dark Horse

This is my second Honey Brown book. And while I enjoyed After the Darkness, this has to be my favourite read of the year so far. I literally couldn’t put it down.

Dark Horse delivers on all fronts. There is not a moment when something isn't happening. Brown somehow manages to imbue every setting and every exchange with suspense, which is all the more surprising given the small cast of characters – one woman, one man, a horse and the weather. Simply masterful.

I also love it when a twist catches you by surprise – especially when all the clues are there.

Days after I finished reading Dark Horse, I found myself still thinking about the story. It is a rare book that stays with me like that.

A must-read.
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Reading Progress

April 29, 2013 – Shelved
April 29, 2013 – Shelved as: to-read
Started Reading
June 6, 2014 – Finished Reading
June 23, 2014 – Shelved as: australian-author

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Brenda Excellent review Vicki!


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Marianne Oh goody, this one's in Mount TBR somewhere....


Brenda Why would you ask "If you have read the book..." when you're commenting on a review??


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