By J M Salisbury
‘Wonderfully inspires the English beach and the oddities, occasionally deadly, of English life.’
Edward Wilson (The Whitehall Mandarin) at the harmful fact approximately Mad Catwomen
I completely loved this ebook, with its desirable primary personality and gripping tale. could not placed it down until eventually I had entire it. Intzy
It is well-written, rigorously dependent and unpredictable. Jane N
A fantastically written and good crafted novel! a web page turner with nice descriptions, nice characters, moments to make you chortle out loud with moments of suspense! JoJo RJ
How a lot are you able to ever learn about the folks you notice on a daily basis? all of us make assumptions in keeping with a primary glancing influence. in case you have been a killer, or a sufferer, or either – the place may you disguise? within the shadows, or within the complete mild of day the place no-one feels a necessity to dig deeper to work out the reality at the back of your public face.
A gentle hearted mystery with chew, the damaging fact approximately Mad Catwomen introduces Winciette Jenkins to the checklist of girls sleuths.
Winciette Jenkins is an ice-cream woman, a middle-aged girl with a cat, well mannered, pleasant, invisible. And that’s simply how she desires to be. simply because Winciette Jenkins is absolutely Etta Bishop, ex-spy and educated murderer hiding in undeniable sight from the Met, from MI5, from the terror of vengeance creeping up on her within the useless of the night.
But the prior is out searching for her, and while it strains her to her shelter in Widegate Bay she needs to make a decision no matter if to jump to defense, or to show and struggle with out-stretched claws and tooth bared. En direction she choices up not likely allies. Danny, a teenage boy battered and abused through his drug-fuelled mom; Ted Hicks, chairman of the seashore Hut organization; Jack, a mysterious ex-soldier who runs a tea hut at the cliffs.
Together, Winciette, and the family members that grows from the dysfunctional team of people that encompass her, face the chance that threatens Widegate Bay.
Like Winciette Jenkins, and Widegate Bay, and the pussy cat curled up at the cushion in entrance of the fireplace, the damaging fact approximately Mad Catwomen hides its darkish aspect less than a steady and unthreatening outward visual appeal. yet by no means belief what you spot. simply because the panther lurks contained in the family cat, ready to strike with lethal precision, the damaging fact will threaten your preconceptions. An ice cream girl who's particularly a undercover agent; a scruffy youngster who is going with out foodstuff in order that his little sisters can devour, simply because his mom has spent all of the funds on drink; a bumptious, obese busybody who's the simplest individual to have through your aspect in a difficulty - individuals are no longer regularly who they in the beginning seem to be.
Easy to learn, the characters come alive and the lovingly certain descriptions make you're feeling you recognize the locations. i attempted to learn it slowly yet ultimately there got here some extent whilst I gave up and simply needed to maintain studying to the tip. Jill Ashby
About the Author
J M Salisbury loves examining thrillers and watches a long way an excessive amount of tv. After gaining an MA(Dist.) in specialist Writing from Falmouth collage she made up our minds to be aware of writing full-time, after 25 years in advertising.
The harmful fact approximately Mad Catwomen is the 1st in a sequence that includes Winciette Jenkins and her dysfunctional relations. ebook 2 ‘The harmful Lies of Blue Eyed Boys’ is out in Spring 2014.
She is co-chair of The Penzance Litfest 2014, and concerned with The Writers’ Café Penzance.
You can stick to and get updates at her site is www.newagetv.co.uk/writing ; like www.facebook.com/winciettejenkins and persist with on twitter @joyswords.