Rachel McLean

– Thrillers That Make You Think


Unborn by Rachel McLean. She killed her unborn child. The punishment will fit the crime.


She killed her unborn child. The punishment will fit the crime. ‘Unborn’ is a disturbing dystopian thriller.


bear dangling from a child's hand

I’m A Big Boy Now: A Story

Matthew’s daddy gets angry sometimes. Matthew’s a big boy, like his friend Alex who looks after his baby sister. But can Matthew protect his mummy?


One Of Us is out now

One Of Us is out in paperback!

One Of Us is now available in paperback as well as ebook. Here’s the blurb: ‘Leave, or die.’ Jess Dyer has won safety for her sister-in-law Ruth and proved her worth as the leader of her refugee community. Sarah Evans has stood up to her parents and discovered who she can trust. But the villagers […]


Rachel McLean


You’ve found the home of Rachel McLean, author of thrillers that make you think.

Here you’ll find:

  • My book club, where you can get access to EXCLUSIVE and FREE writing – book excerpts, short stories and more.
  • My fiction writing, including my novels and short stories.
  • My social media feeds and contact page, where you can ask me questions about my writing and why I’m not writing as quickly as I always think I will.
  • The occasional update on what I’m doing when I’m not writing, which includes my weird and wonderful research, attending writing events, hanging out with my family and laughing at my (very stupid) cat.
  • …and there’s a rumour you might get cake here.

Please, look around and explore. And don’t forget to sign up to the book club to keep up to date!

Happy reading,