Detective Kay Hunter series
Published worldwide 4 April 2017
Will to Live (Detective Kay Hunter book 2)
Reputation is everything.
When a packed commuter train runs over a body on a stretch of track known to locals as “Suicide Mile”, it soon transpires that the man was a victim of a calculated murder.
As the investigation evolves and a pattern of murders is uncovered, Detective Sergeant Kay Hunter realises the railway’s recent reputation may be the work of a brutal serial killer.
With a backlog of cold cases to investigate and attempting to uncover who is behind a professional vendetta against her, Kay must keep one step ahead of both the killer and her own adversaries.
When a second murder takes place within a week of the first, she realises the killer’s timetable has changed, and she’s running out of time to stop him…
Will to Live is the second book in a new crime thriller series featuring Kay Hunter – a detective with a hidden past and an uncertain future…
Scared to Death (Detective Kay Hunter book 1)
A serial killer murdering for kicks.
A detective seeking revenge.
When the body of a snatched schoolgirl is found in an abandoned biosciences building, the case is first treated as a kidnapping gone wrong.
But Detective Kay Hunter isn’t convinced, especially when a man is found dead with the ransom money still in his possession.
When a second schoolgirl is taken, Kay’s worst fears are realised.
With her career in jeopardy and desperate to conceal a disturbing secret, Kay’s hunt for the killer becomes a race against time before he claims another life.
For the killer, the game has only just begun...
Scared to Death is a gripping fast paced crime thriller from author Rachel Amphlett in a new series introducing Kay Hunter – a detective with a hidden past and an uncertain future…
Reviews for Scared to Death:
"Reminded me at times of Chris Chibnall's Broadchurch series"
The Crime Review
"Extremely well plotted, this really is a novel that will keep you on the edge of your seat"
Jo's Book Blog
"Dark and gritty, with surprises that I didn't see coming"
"Brilliantly pacy... twisting with action"
"A really solid series opener"
It Takes A Woman
"Amphlett has written an intriguing plot-driven police procedural, with Hunter a complicated heroine." ~ The West Australian