Praise for The Devil's Claw
characters ensure that readers will want to see more of Jennifer and company."
novel for a cold night in dark winter."
...and appealingly heartfelt."
"Satisfying...Readers who favor atmospheric British mysteries such as Peter May's The Black House
will enjoy this."
"If you enjoy mysteries featuring serial killers, you'll enjoy The Devil's Claw
...a strong entry from a debut author."
--Seattle Book Review
"An excellent sense of pacing...building toward an exciting climax...Excellent debut, Lara Dearman!"
--Popular Culture Association
"The Devil's Claw
is a great read
and I absolutely loved it. I've never been to Guernsey but now feel like I know it!"
--Patricia Gibney, #1 Amazon Kindle bestselling author
debut. With smooth prose and engaging characters, Dearman draws her readers into a tangled web of secrets
. Layer upon layer of lies and unexpected connections will keep readers guessing until the very end."
--Karen Dionne, author of The Marsh King's Daughter
"The Devil's Claw
is an atmospheric and gripping
tale which intrigues throughout. The quality of the writing shines through."
--Sarah Ward, author of A Patient Fury
"Atmospheric and tense. Superb!"
--Isabel Ashdown, author of Little Sister
"A dark, thrilling
murder mystery in a richly-realised setting--the best debut
I've read this year."
--Mason Cross, author of Don't Look For Me
"Dark, haunting and full of twists."
--Chris Whitaker, author of All the Wicked Girls
thriller set in Guernsey and populated with great characters."
--Olivia Kiernan, author of Too Close to Breathe
thriller set in Guernsey. I loved it!"
--Karen Hamilton, author of The Perfect Girlfriend
"Darkly atmospheric, nail-bitingly tense
, intrigue-packed--a real crime fiction must read!"
--Stephanie Marland, author of My Little Eye