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Psychological thrillers depend on perfect pacing and carefully built suspense to work, and this novel has both.

Val Collins

Val Collins is the author of the award-winning psychological thriller GIRL TARGETED and the international bestseller ONLY LIES REMAIN.  Her latest book, THE SILENT SPEAK, will be released in February 2021. All three books are stand-alone thrillers and all feature heroine Aoife Walsh.

About The Silent Speak

Aoife’s career as a freelance journalist is temporarily on hold. Then comes the horrific news that an entire family has been slaughtered in their own home. Aoife is shocked to discover two of the victims were members of her book club. Even more disturbing is the revelation that the police believe it was a  murder-suicide.

About Only Lies Remain

Everyone thought Danny Walsh deserted his family when his sons were young. But when Danny’s body turns up fifteen years later and his wife, Maura, is implicated in his murder, accusations and old rumours surface.

About Girl Targeted

Aoife is a contented newlywed, temping while she awaits the birth of her first child. When her agency asks her to fill in on a temp position, Aoife witnesses a horrific tragedy at the office—one that will change the course of her life forever.