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Two Wrongs by Mel McGrath

In my opinion...

I was really looking forward to reading Mel McGrath’s latest thriller- and it certainly touched on some unsettling and current topics.

The story is told from three different viewpoints; Nevis, the frequently spikey student, slightly disfunctional but nonetheless with a strong moral compass; Honor, Nevis’s ‘mother’ and Cullen, the Dean of the University.

They all had very clear roles, but I particularly liked Honor, and found her to be a sympathetic character, although I did wonder if her story was going to be developed further, particularly regarding her friendship with Zoe. The sections where she was on the houseboat were interesting, and brought a bit of an unusual element to the location.

Ultimately though, there were no real surprises. I have really enjoyed Ms McGrath’s previous novels, and had high expectations of this one, but pretty much from the start I had worked out what had happened.

Regardless this still a good read which held me to the end, to check that my early assumptions were correct!

Thank you NetGalley & HQ Books for my ARC

Want to know more?

One girl jumped.And then another followed…

In the city of Bristol, young women are dying in mysterious circumstances. The deaths look like suicides – but are they something more sinister?

Honor is terrified that her daughter might be next. But as she looks for clues as to what really happened to the girls, she stumbles upon a link to a dark secret in her own past – one that she’s kept from her daughter.

Now Honor has the chance to avenge her child for the terrible events of years ago. But how far will she go to protect her daughter and right the wrongs done to her family?


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