WATERSTONES SCOTTISH BOOK OF THE YEAR 2018!
The top 5 eBook bestseller!
‘Scotland’s Outer Hebrides provides the sensuous setting for this impressive debut…a beautifully crafted novel‘ – Publishers Weekly
‘Lovely atmospheric descriptions of Hebridean light and landscape’ – The Scotsman
A captivating story of a crumbling estate within the wilds of Scotland, its century-old secret and a long-lasting mystery…
Following the death of her last living relative, Hetty Deveraux leaves London and her strained relationship at the back of for Muirlan, her ancestral home in Scotland – now in ruins. As Hetty dives headfirst into the repairs, she discovers a shocking secret safe by the home for a hundred years.
With only whispered rumours circulating a few of the local villagers and a handful of ends up in guide her, Hetty finds the facility of the past remains to be affecting her present in startling ways.
‘There’s an echo of Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca in Sarah Maine’s appealing debut novel’ The Independent