JOHN LAW MEDIA
Backwater
Author: Kaitlyn Fuller
Publication date: Summer 2019

Walk into any coffee shop in the back of beyond, and chances are you’ll find an Australian behind the counter, working his or her way round the world.

Even in Kodiak, Alaska, best known for its deep-sea crabbing fleet, oversized grizzlies and frontier-style Saturday nights. Jess thought it looked like a fun place when she hopped off the ferry during the endless summer days. Now, in the middle of winter, she’s not so sure.

If it wasn’t for one particular customer, she’d probably have packed up her rucksack months ago. But when he’s found dead on the outskirts of the harbour, it’s too late to do so. Because the last thing he did was send her a text message.

Warning her she’s next.