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Julia Heaberlin - Author


Julia Heaberlin is an award-winning journalist who has worked for such newspapers as the Fort Worth Star-Telegram,The Detroit News and The Dallas Morning News. She was inspired to write her first thriller, Playing Dead, after receiving a letter from a stranger who wondered if she was her daughter, who had been kidnapped years before. Julia lives in Texas near Dallas/Fort Worth with her journalist husband and a son.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Julia Heaberlin

Playing Dead by Julia Heaberlin
Playing Dead
Julia Heaberlin
A riveting debut novel from a thrilling new voice, Playing Dead is a mesmerizing story of family, identity and secrets that can kill. The Letter: A few weeks after her father's death, Tommie McCloud receives a letter in the post...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2016
Black-Eyed Susans by Julia Heaberlin
Black-Eyed Susans
Julia Heaberlin
Longlisted for the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger 2016. March 2016 Book of the Month. A powerful thriller with a knack for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/03/2016
Black-Eyed Susans by Julia Heaberlin
Black-Eyed Susans
Julia Heaberlin
A Maxim Jakubowski selected title. A powerful thriller with a knack for riding the tightrope between scaring the hell out of you and making you feel compassionate for its harried heroine, Heaberlin's...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/08/2015
Lie Still by Julia Heaberlin
Lie Still
Julia Heaberlin
Secrets, lies, rape and a secretive band of crazy, super rich Texan wives make this murder mystery cum family drama a pretty riveting read.Pregnant with their longed for first child Emily and Mike leave New York for the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2013

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