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The Loney

The Loney

Hurley, Andrew Michael, 1975-

If it had another name, I never knew, but the locals called it the Loney - that strange nowhere between the Wyre and the Lune where Hanny and I went every Easter time with Mummer, Farther, Mr and Mrs Belderboss and Father Wilfred, the parish priest. It was impossible to truly know the place. It changed with each influx and retreat, and the neap tides would reveal the skeletons of those who thought they could escape its insidious currents. No one ever went near the water. No one apart from us, that is. I suppose I always knew that what happened there wouldn't stay hidden for ever, no matter how much I wanted it to

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Published London: John Murray, 2016
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Statement of responsibility: Andrew Michael Hurley
ISBN: 1473619831, 9781473619838
Note: Originally published: Leyburn: Tartarus Press, 2014.
Note: Winner of the 2015 COSTA First Novel award.
Physical Description: 368 pages ; 22 cm
Subject: English literature 21st century.; Thriller.; Suspense fiction, English; English fiction 21st century.