Meet Evie, a young woman held captive by a man named Jim in the isolated New Zealand beach town of Maketu.
Jim says he's hiding Evie to protect her, that she did something terrible back home in Melbourne. In a house that creaks against the wind, Evie begins to piece together her fractured memories of the events that led her here. Jim says he's keeping her safe. Evie's not sure she can trust Jim, but can she trust her own memories?
An incredible literary thriller for readers of bestsellers such as Gone Girl, Before I Go to Sleep and Girl on the Train from an exciting new Australian voice.
J.P. Pomare is an award winning writer who has had work published in journals including Meanjin, Kill Your Darlings, Takahe and Mascara Literary Review. He has hosted the On Writing podcast since 2015 featuring bestselling authors from around the globe.
He was born in New Zealand and resides in Melbourne with his wife. Call Me Evie is his first novel.
Number of Pages: 400
Available: 27th December 2018
Publisher: Hachette Australia