In Safe Hands

In Safe Hands Review

How far would you go to save the ones you love? The first book in a gripping new crime series featuring DCI Anna Tate.


When nine children are snatched from a nursery school in South London, their distressed parents have no idea if they will ever see them again. The community in the surrounding area in shock. How could this happen right under their noses? No one in the quiet suburban street saw anything – or at least that's what they're saying.


But DCI Anna Tate knows that nothing is impossible, and she also knows that time is quickly running out. It’s unclear if the kidnappers are desperate for money or set on revenge, but the ransom is going up by £1million daily. And they know that one little boy in particular is fighting for his life.


It’s one of the most disturbing cases DCI Anna Tate has ever worked on – not only because nine children are being held hostage, but because she’s pretty sure that someone close to them is lying…

Title:In Safe Hands
Edition Language:English

    Some Testimonial About This Book:

  • Dash fan

    4☆ Race against the Clock, Suspenseful Police Thriller.In Safe Hands is a gritty suspenseful crime thriller.A first in a new police procedural series featuring DCI Anna Tate. One I'm looking forward...

  • Louise Wilson

    Nine children are snatched from a nursery school in South London. Their parents have no idea whether they will see them alive ever again. No one seems to have seen anything. DCI Anna Tate know just ho...

  • Gary

    JP Carter is the the pseudonym of a bestselling author who has also written sixteen books under the names Jaime and James Raven. This book was a strange one for me, I enjoyed the plot and the story di...

  • Lou

    In Safe Hands is a gripping, well written and suspenseful read, and although I had correctly guessed the direction the book was heading very early on it still interested me enough to carry on. One of ...

  • Mark

    This was a quick, easy and well written read9 infants go to nursery in South London as usual one morning however there is nothing usualabout what happens next as while they are there the nursery is at...

  • Mandy White

    In Safe Hands by JP Carter is the first book in what I hope will be a series following DCI Anna Tate. I loved this book and read it very quickly. I do read a lot of books like this one but the story i...

  • Shalini

    I am blocked for words hence only 3 come to mindGripping!! Compelling!! Unputdownable!! I read this book with my heart in my mouth, the premise was so scary. A normal bright morning, routine day at th...

  • Paula Sealey

    An engrossing police procedural following DCI Anna Tate as she tries to find nine small children who are kidnapped from their nursery. It's a case close to Anna's heart as it's revealed that her own d...

  • Elaine Tomasso

    I would like to thank Netgalley and Avon Books UK for an advance copy of In Safe Hands, the first novel in a projected series to feature DCI Anna Tate of The Met.Anna’s usual day of overwork and und...

  • Joanne Robertson

    It’s every parents worst nightmare wrapped up in a fictional thriller here when 9 very young children are abducted from a day nursery in South London. I mean, it’s hard enough being a working pare...