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Paula Daly - Author


Paula Daly lives in Cumbria with her husband, three children and whippet Skippy. She is a freelance physiotherapist and lived for a short while in France, but returned to the UK after missing the hustle and bustle.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Paula Daly

The Trophy Child by Paula Daly
Reader Reviewed The Trophy Child
Paula Daly
“How far would a mother go to achieve perfection?” the publisher’s shout line asks. Well how far indeed? Personally I find the line deceptive but I’m not telling you why. Suffice to say that this is an involved family drama...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/05/2017
The Trophy Child by Paula Daly
Reader Reviewed The Trophy Child
Paula Daly
“How far would a mother go to achieve perfection?” the publisher’s shout line asks. Well how far indeed? Personally I find the line deceptive but I’m not telling you why. Suffice to say that this is an involved family drama...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/01/2017
Keep Your Friends Close by Paula Daly
Keep Your Friends Close
Paula Daly
A tale of a complicated relationship, a cunning predator and fatal repercussions. It is very good. Nat and Sean are solidly married but an old university friend of Nat’s upsets the equilibrium and now both women seem to become a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/05/2015
Just What Kind of Mother are You? by Paula Daly
Just What Kind of Mother are You?
Paula Daly
In italics we are given the observations of our abductor/rapist as he plans his crimes and watches young girls. All very menacing. Then comes the voice of Lisa, a tired mother of three with a taxi driver husband. A third...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/03/2014
Keep Your Friends Close by Paula Daly
Keep Your Friends Close
Paula Daly
Shortlisted for the CWA Goldsboro Gold Dagger - Crime Novel of the Year 2014. A tale of a complicated relationship, a cunning predator and fatal repercussions. It is very good. Nat and Sean are solidly married but an old university...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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