"Highly charged atmosphere"
"As soon as I read it I knew it was the winner"
Boddy, University College London.
"Claire- Marie was a very clear choice......She is a real find"
Marion Sinclair, Napier College Edinburgh.
"A dark and brooding historical thriller......
......it succeeds triumphantly, a testament to its beautiful plotting"
Don Paterson, poet, musician and writer.
impeccably researched work which bore its research lightly,
"Watson's style is lucid and her characters have been