Becoming a member of the LoveReading community is free.

No catches, no fine print just unadulterated book loving, with your favourite books saved to your own digital bookshelf.

New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop Plus lots lots more…

Find out more

Towards the Vanishing Point

by Jan Turk Petrie

Historical Fiction Thriller and Suspense

LoveReading View on Towards the Vanishing Point

I found this to be a gripping story, it did put me in mind of Daphne Du Maurier.

Once started it was hard to put down, the friendship between Stella and Lilly was a strong one, until the day that male nurse Will arrives.

But Will is not quite what he seems, and though Stella tries to tell her, Lilly who is under his spell won't hear a thing about him, after all, they are just rumours, right?

Towards the vanishing point is a tale of love, friendship, and betrayal

A book for all fans of mystery, with a slight gothic overtone.

Angela Rhodes, A LoveReading Ambassador

LoveReading Ambassador

Towards the Vanishing Point Synopsis

Available on Kindle

What would you do if your best friend was about to risk everything?

In the North of England in1938, two ten-year-old girls, Lily Hetherington and Stella Marsden, form a close if unlikely friendship that endures despite their wartime experiences. After the war, the two women are working as nursing auxiliaries when Lily meets male nurse Will Bagshaw. Stella begins to hear sinister rumours about the man, but the besotted Lily won’t listen to a word said against him. Can Stella make her see sense before it’s too late?

Building to a tense, dramatic climax, this is a story of friendship, love, loyalty and the ultimate betrayal.

If you loved this, you might like these...

The Art of Dying
House on Endless Waters
The Prophets
Shadow Country

All versions of this book

ISBN: 9781912855957
Publication date: 02/01/2020
Publisher: Pintail Press
Format: Paperback

ISBN: B083F4P966
Publication date: 02/01/2020
Publisher: Pintail Press
Format: Ebook

Book Information

ISBN: B083F4P966
Publication date: 2nd January 2020
Author: Jan Turk Petrie
Publisher: Pintail Press
Format: Ebook
Genres: Historical Fiction, Thriller / Suspense,

About Jan Turk Petrie

As a writer, Jan Turk Petrie is always keen to challenge herself and come up with something original.  Her first published novels – the three volumes that make up The Eldísvík Trilogy – are Nordic noir thrillers set some fifty years in the future.  Her fourth novel - ‘Too Many Heroes’ – is, by contrast, a period romantic thriller set in the early 1950s.  Jan’s fifth novel - ‘Towards the Vanishing Point’ is a work of historical literary fiction.  Before becoming a writer, Jan was an ...

More About Jan Turk Petrie

More Books By Jan Turk Petrie

Cover for The Truth in a Lie by Jan Turk Petrie
Cover for Towards the Vanishing Point by Jan Turk Petrie
Cover for Too Many Heroes by Jan Turk Petrie
View All Books By Jan Turk Petrie

Share this book