"Her terrific debut novel, TWISTED RIVER could hardly be more steeped in classic American pulp. MacDonald develops her twin stories with masterly control of mood and scene.”
“MacDonald toys with the reader, leading right then feinting left with plot twists that genuinely surprise. The big thrill here (TWISTED RIVER) is the constant undermining of assumptions.”
"This thrilling tale (TWISTED RIVER) about secrets that lie beneath a seemingly tranquil marriage will be a strong choice for readers who enjoyed Paula Hawkins (THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN) and authors such as Liane Moriarty (BIG LITTLE LIES)."
"In a remarkable debut novel, MacDonald keeps the reader riveted."
THE IRISH TIMES
"MacDonald builds the action to a spectacularly creepy climax, and there is a superbly worked twist to follow that will take your breath away."
Declan Hughes on THE BRIDE COLLECTOR
THE IRISH INDEPENDENT
"Attractive characters, (THE BRIDE COLLECTOR) is deftly plotted, and as twisty as the Conor Pass."
"This gripping new release from Siobhan MacDonald gives an entirely new meaning to “things are not always what they seem…A fresh dynamic novel with the right amount of twists and turns to grasp the attention of the reader…high quality writing."
Hollie Bruce on THE BRIDE COLLECTOR
"A crime aficionado who understands the importance of great plot and characters."
Grainne McGuinness on THE BRIDE COLLECTOR
THE MEATH CHRONICLE
"(THE BRIDE COLLECTOR is) a real page-turner."
"A well written, cleverly plotted tale that delivers brilliant twists right up to the unexpected, final reveal."
Breda Brown on THE BRIDE COLLECTOR
WATERFORD NEWS & STAR
"Creepy, chilling, and a terrific page-turner. Siobhan is right at the top of her game."
Dymphna Nugent on THE BRIDE COLLECTOR
"A brilliant character-based story that zips along at a ferocious pace… lots of red herrings and twists, including a breathtakingly whopping one towards the end."
Sue Leonard on THE BRIDE COLLECTOR
"GUILTY is a classy and cleverly plotted psychological thriller that grips from page one, packed with well-drawn characters and delivering an absolute zinger of a twist in the tale in the final pages.”
“This is a terrifically dark, twisty thriller, skilfully plotted and stylishly written."
Declan Hughes on GUILTY
"Hopefully she has more stories to tell and, on the strength of TWISTED RIVER, will certainly have a large audience if she does."