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The Inheritance

By: Gabriel Bergmoser
Narrated by: Tamblyn Lord
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Publisher's Summary

The author of the best-selling The Hunted returns with another unmissable, white-knuckle, gritty urban suspense thriller: think Jack Reacher meets John Wick in a high-octane, high-speed chase on the dark streets of Melbourne.

A young woman is hiding out in a sleepy North Queensland tourist town, trying to stay under the radar, when she stumbles across a dangerous drug cartel. Anyone else might back away shaking their head, pretend they hadn't seen anything, keep quiet, even though people are getting hurt. But Maggie is no ordinary girl. She's got skills, as well as plenty of secrets to keep, burdens to carry - and anger to burn. 

When circumstances mean that she has to get out of town - fast - she heads towards Melbourne, where she just might find the answers that she needs - answers about her family and who she really is. With a bent cop for a dubious ally, the police tracking her and furious bikers on her trail, Maggie is in deep trouble. She's only got her ingenuity and wits on her side - and a determination not to inherit the sins of her father.

A powerhouse, fast-paced, high-adrenaline and tense thriller from Gabriel Bergmoser, author of the critically acclaimed bestselling outback noir The Hunted.

PRAISE FOR THE INHERITANCE

"A heroine you can't look away from, pure thrills and wallop, wilder and gamier than your average Aussie noir, this is fierce storytelling." (Kyle Perry, best-selling author of The Bluffs)

"The Inheritance locks the reader in the trunk and puts the pedal to the metal for twenty-two blistering chapters." (Jack Heath, best-selling author of Hangman)

"The Inheritance captures the pedal-to-the-metal pace and thrills of Bergmoser's first book, but adds a more substantial plot and richer characters. The story unfolds quickly, and it swiftly builds to an explosive climax. A ferocious tale about a troubled heroine who makes most of the fictional tough guys look like wimps." (Canberra Weekly)

©2021 Gabriel Bergmoser (P)2021 HarperCollins Publishers

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I really enjoyed the 2nd book in this series, the story about Maggie kept me interested and wanting more.

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Ultraviolent but gripping Aussie crime thrilller

The ultimate anti-heroine wreaks a path of bloody, often stomach-churning violence in her quest to find her mother.

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Have been keenly awaiting this, I loved it!!

A terrific sequel that does the first story and characters justice. I finished this in one sitting and really enjoyed the narration.
Now going back to listen to the first one again to refresh my memory. Perfect books for lockdown.
Well done Gabriel and Tamblyn

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