The first short story collection from the award-winning, international bestseling author of The Split.
Return to the worlds of The Craftsman and Lacey Flint in this first short story collection from Sharon Bolton, International award-winning author of The Split. This collection features eight short stories, each with a new introduction written by the author as well as the first three chapters of Sharon Bolton's latest novel The Pact.
From the world of the Craftsman
The Night Train
All Souls' Eve
From the world of Lacey Flint
Mugwort and Moonbeams
From the world of Dead Woman Walking
Time Travel, Flight and Invisibility
In a world of its own...
Mr and Mrs Jansen and the Mermaid
And from the world of The Split
The Snow Bride
Sharon (formerly S J) Bolton grew up in a cotton-mill town in Lancashire and had an eclectic early career in marketing and public relations. She gave it up in 2000 to become a mother and a writer.
Her first novel, Sacrifice, was voted Best New Read by Amazon.uk, whilst her second, Awakening, won the 2010 Mary Higgins Clark Award (part of the prestigious Edgars) in the US. She has been shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger, the Theakston's Prize for Best Thriller, the International Thriller Writers' Best First Novel award, the Prix Du Polar in France and the Martin Beck award in Sweden.