Sentence: My name is Piper Hadley and I went missing on
the last Saturday of the summer holidays three years ago.
went missing. After three years, the body of one of the girls
is found, frozen and mutilated. Is the other girl still alive?
A family has been murdered in a farm house and the house torched.
A young man is accused, but psychologist Joe O’Loughlin
believes he is innocent and that the murder and the girls
starts off very well with a compelling opening of the situation
from the perspective of a 15-year-old girl. Robotham captures
the voices and personalities of his characters. He does have
a compelling voice filled with wry humor and pragmatism.
an interesting character; very human with his own shortcomings
and insecurities. Robotham does a good job of bringing readers,
new and old, up to date on Joe’s life.
is about two cases; one which began in the past, one in the
present. The threads are joined together very well and with
a good building of suspense.
the story falls down is in its predictability. Because of
its structure, you can guess the outcome, although not the
villain, very early on.
You’re Sorry is not Robotham’s best work,
which is sad. He is a very good writer who has written some
wonderful books. Unfortunately, this is not one of them.