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The Blood Harvest by S J Bolton
  

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CWA Gold Dagger Finalist 2010.

CWA Judges’ comments: 'Set in an isolated and isolating community, this is a children-in-peril narrative with a powerful twist.'

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Synopsis

The Blood Harvest by S J Bolton

A Time To Be Born. Twelve-year-old Tom and his family have just moved to a small town perched on the crest of the moor. But troubles begin when Tom sees a mysterious child lurking around the nearby churchyard. A Time To Die. Psychiatrist Evi is trying to treat a young woman haunted by the disappearance of her little girl. A devastating fire burned down their home, but even two years on she is convinced her daughter survived. A Time To Kill. Harry is the town's new vicar, quickly befriended by the locals. But unusual events around the church suggest he isn't entirely welcome, and that this odd little town harbours a terrifying secret.


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About the Author

Born in Lancashire, Sharon Bolton trained as an actress and a dancer, has performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and has a degree in drama and an MBA. She pursued a successful career in PR and marketing, but her career break to start a family enabled her to write her first novel, Sacrifice, which has been inspired by her fascination with British traditional folklore. In 2011 S. J. Bolton was shortlisted for the CWA Dagger in the Library, awarded to an author for a body of work.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st April 2010

Author

S J Bolton

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Author's Website

www.sjbolton.com/

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Publisher

Bantam Press an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd

Format

Hardback

Categories

Thriller / Suspense
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Crime / Mystery


ISBN

9780593064115

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