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Waiting for Lindsay

Moira Forsyth

Waiting for Lindsay by Moira Forsyth

On a hot July day, Lindsay Mathieson, confident, careless and thirteen years old, walks up the beach where she has played all her life, around the rocks and out of sight. She leaves behind her two younger brothers, and two cousins. She does not come back.

Thirty years later, the events on that fateful day remain a mystery. Gradually the cousins are drawn back to the High House, where as children they played on that sunny beach. There they must come to terms not just with the past, but with their own fallibility, and an uncertain future

RRP: £4.99
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781910124208
Publication Date: 15/05/2014

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Print Status: Superseded

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Moira Forsyth
Moira Forsyth grew up in Aberdeen, lived in England for nearly twenty years, and is now in the Highlands. She is the author of five novels and many short stories...


‘An enthralling read.’

Family Circle

‘Haunting and evocative. . . assured and polished.’

The Yorkshire Post

‘Forsyth writes with warmth and sensitivity, exploring the ways in which an ordinary family is changed by tragedy. ’

The Times

‘A haunting first novel.’

Inverness Courier

‘A confident debut presenting real difficult lives in a fluid telling that washes out the dark nooks and crannies of loss and love ’

Highland News

‘An evocative, atmospheric read.’

The Press and Journal