More twists and turns than a Kilimanjaro path, The Contest is the ultimate book for this summer. Secrets and lies, deception and double crossing, you wouldn't want these characters to buy you a drink, let alone join you for a climb up a mountain.
A book of inescapable rivalry, deceit, and family drama. Karen delivers a tightly plotted and fantastically researched thriller about climbing the heights of Kilimanjaro, upping the tension the higher the climb. I raced through it.
This brilliant thriller made me feel like I was taking every step up Mt Kilimanjaro. It's a fabulous read, exploring what lengths we are prepared to go to succeed.
Karen Hamilton takes suspense to new heights in this nailbiting thriller that had me hooked from the start. An original voice, characters to love and hate, and a strong sense of place, make this an engrossing read.
Peak tension and perfect plotting in this thrilling new novel from the author of The Perfect Girlfriend.
I devoured The Contest. Terrifyingly claustrophobic. This is the must read book of the summer!
I loved The Contest. A totally addictive thriller that I couldn't put down. The perfect summer read.
On a race to the top of Kilimanjaro, everyone has a motive to win and some have motive to kill in Karen Hamilton's latest gripping thriller. Each rise in elevation will have you turning pages faster than you can catch your breath. I'm still recovering from the altitude.
Exhilarating and addictive
Karen Hamilton moves from sly comedy to tragedy with unsettling ease
Dripping with rivalry, lies and deception... the tension ramps up with every turn of the page.
Hamilton's story leaves you breathless trying to spot the good guys amid shifting loyalties.
A hike from hell... one that will make you feel thankful for keeping your feet firmly on the ground
Loaded with the kind of edge-of-the seat tension that adds up to a cracking good thriller.