Published: 1st June, 2017
Publisher: Head of Zeus
"A very well-written first novel... an original and absorbing read"LITERARY REVIEW (on Orkney Twilight).
"A meaty, beautifully written and original thriller" IRISH INDEPENDENT (on Orkney Twilight)
A haunting thriller set in the windswept marshes of Kentand Norfolk,
from the author of Orkney Twilight
Sam grew up in the shadow of the secret state. Her father was an undercover agent, full of tall stories about tradecraft and traitors. Then he died, killed in the line of duty. Now Sam has travelled to Hoy, in Orkney, to piece together the puzzle of his past.
~ABOUT THE AUTHOR~
Clare Carson is an anthropologist and works in international development, specialising in human rights. Her father was an undercover policeman in the 1970s. She drew on her own experiences to create the character of Sam, a rebellious eighteen year old who is nevertheless determined to make her father proud.