The Loney: Exclusive Edition (Paperback)
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The Loney: Exclusive Edition (Paperback)

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Costa Book Award Winner First Book

'Modern classics in this genre are rare, and instant ones even rarer; The Loney, however, looks as though it may be both' Sunday Telegraph If it had another name, I never knew, but the locals called it the Loney - that strange nowhere between the Wyre and the Lune where Hanny and I went every Easter time with Mummer, Farther, Mr and Mrs Belderboss and Father Wilfred, the parish priest. It was impossible to truly know the place. It changed with each influx and retreat, and the neap tides would reveal the skeletons of those who thought they could escape its insidious currents. No one ever went near the water. No one apart from us, that is. I suppose I always knew that what happened there wouldn't stay hidden for ever, no matter how much I wanted it to. No matter how hard I tried to forget ...

Publisher: John Murray General Publishing Division
ISBN: 9781473634367

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“Beautifully Unpredictable”

What a pleasure it was to read this book. I must admit, at first I was not certain that this book would be 'my cup of tea' but it was in fact incredibly astonishing.

Despite how targeted the subject of... More

Hardback edition
27th August 2015
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“Lives up to the hype”

I wanted to read this book after hearing other booksellers at a convention talking about it. It's not the genre I would usually go for but after all the hype I just had to get my hands on it!

In my experience... More

Hardback edition
24th August 2015
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“The Loney - A retreat from reality”

I am glad that I read this book, but it has left me with questions. Genre has been mentioned in respect of the story, but I wasn't sure where I would place it. Much of the story revolves around an Easter... More

Hardback edition
10th September 2015
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