Sandstone Press

Waiting for Lindsay by Moira Forsyth

RRP: £8.99
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781912240951
Publication Date: 26/03/2020

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Waiting for Lindsay

Moira Forsyth

All afternoon the voices called, the two syllables of her name singing through the woods, down the steep garden, and across the sands to the sea.

On a hot July day, thirteen year old Lindsay Mathieson walked along the shore, past the rocks and out of sight. For ever. Thirty years later, a new crisis draws her family back to that familiar beach, and to memories too long buried.

Moira Forsyth

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

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‘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