John Blake Publishing Ltd 25th December 2015, EB, £5.99
‘A darkly erotic thriller. Mesmerising, fast, and compulsive’
John Blake Publishing is delighted to announce the eBook publication of The Cruelty of Morning, Hilary Bonner’s powerful debut novel, which caused a storm in the then relatively cosy world of crime fiction when it was first published in 1995.
Indeed the sexual content was so strong that Hilary was asked to tone it down – the first time in their hundred- year-plus history that her publishers Heinemann had made such a request of a first-time author.
The book revolves around a twenty-five year old murder, a missing girl and a destructive love affair in a small seaside town…
It is the first Sunday in August 1970.…Read More ...