Bel writes to a death row prisoner as an easy way out of an assignment.
But now he's written back. And Bel has connected. Drawn to Micah’s world inside prison, she finds herself falling for the boy with ragged hair and shackles.
Can Micah help her reconcile the loss of her mother? And what will the cost be if Bel loses him too?
Inside the Tiger is a novel about loss, idealism and the redemptive power of love.
"Inside the Tiger had me captivated right from the start. I felt a strong connection to Bel and loved joining her on her intriguing journey through love, politics and the Thai prison system. Hayley Lawrence has an amazing ability to neatly weave her story through clever, precise use of imagery. Without disappointing, she manages to leave you hanging at the end of each chapter, desperately hungry for more. This novel has been cleverly researched by a well educated author and takes you on a fascinating and emotional journey that will stay with you long after you finish reading it." ~ Shelley Feltham, reader, 36
"Inside the Tiger reminds us that love has no boundaries and we all tread a fine line between right and wrong. This novel has us question what happens when the line between the two blurs." ~ April Holman-Lee, author, 48
"The characters are utterly alluring and the subject captivating for all its political taboo." ~ David H Black, author, 29
"A gripping and unputdownable story of love and loss. Inside the Tiger makes you feel like you are part of the journey from Australia to Thailand and back, and all the suspense in between. A unique and compelling look into the controversy surrounding the death penalty." ~ Chad Lawrence, reader, 35