Pamela Norris

All Washed Up

The Silver Dark Sea

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Fourth Estate 472pp £16.99 order from our bookshop

Susan Fletcher’s fourth novel, The Silver Dark Sea, is unashamedly romantic. Championing hope, love and the transformative power of stories, it is set on Parla, one of a small group of fictitious, sparsely populated islands, which, with their puffins and sheep and imaginative folklore, recall the Orkneys. 

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