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It’s 1920s England, and the coastal town of Gravely is finally enjoying a fragile peace after World War I. John Lowell, a naturalist who writes articles on the flora and fauna of the shoreline, and...

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Richard Smyth won the Northern Writer's Award 2017.

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'Beautifully written - I could almost taste the salt.' —Carys Bray, author of A Song for Issy Bradley

'A novel of shifting, silted landscapes and relationships laid bare, with quiet urgency The...

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