Reviews of The Good Teacher


'It takes a good book to keep my attention in lockdown and The Good Teacher did the trick.'
WOW, WOW, WOW!' Sally Hepworth, Best-selling author, The Mother-in-Law

'The Good Teacher is gripping, fast-paced and very hard to walk away from. A story of lies, betrayal, secrets, obsession and goodness of the heart.' Happy Valley Books Read

'An absorbing read with a cast of interesting characters and an intricate plot that kept me guessing until the very end.' Lee Christine, Author, Charlotte Pass


'As with Six Minutes, I found this book compelling and intriguing. Both the characters and the plot are complex, with many twists and turns and red herrings along the way...This is an intriguing exploration of human motivations, why we do the things we do, how we impact each other, and how multiple perspectives of a situation can be simultaneously true.' Cassie, Good Reads, 5 stars

'The Good Teacher is a page turner that kept me guessing...A really interesting and timely theme for 2020 around good deeds, kindness and the flip side of that.' RWR McDonald, Author, The Nancys

'Totally enjoyable with an unpredictable storyline that kept me hooked to the very end.' Gloria Arthur, Good Reads

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The Good Teacher was long-listed in the Sisters-in-Crime Davitt Awards, 2021.
Six Minutes was short-listed in the 2020 Ned Kelly Awards by the Australian Crime Writers'
Association and in the Sisters-in-Crime Davitt Awards. It was long-listed for the 2020 Australian Independent Bookseller Awards.