Joan Sauers who was born in New York, is a screen writer, producer, and author who worked in London, Los Angeles and New York before settling in Australia. She has lectured in screen writing and was a script editor on film and TV shows, and has written many screenplays. The author divides her time between Sydney and the Southern Highlands.
Rose McHugh, a recently divorced historian who has moved from Sydney to live in her dream cottage in the Southern Highlands. She stumbles onto a mystery and won’t let it go. As Rose searches through secrets and hidden places haunted by the past, she realises there is a killer at large.
The book is a thriller with the humour and heart of a cosy mystery, reflecting the character, history, and beauty of the Southern Highlands.