Beneath the Fear
‘Spoilt and indulged since childhood, Samantha Copeland believes bad things only happen to other people. However, after witnessing her husband’s murder during a bank robbery in Oxford, that illusion is cruelly shattered.
Traumatised by the experience, Sam eventually retreats to the Cornish coast, where she hopes to heal her fragile state of mind. Unfortunately, instead of the peace she so desperately craves, she soon finds her vulnerability tested to breaking point by a series of unnerving and unexplained incidents. However, after meeting her enigmatic neighbour, Tony Walker, and local handyman, Nathan Scott, Sam soon discovers the worst is yet to come.’
UK – https://www.amazon.co.uk/Beneath-Fear-Sheila-Rawlings/dp/B08KMBKNSZ
US - https://www.amazon.com/Beneath-Fear-Sheila-Rawlings/dp/B08KMBKNSZ
This was a really good well written story.
After a traumatic experience and losing her husband Samantha moves away for a fresh start. Unfortunately that’s not what she gets.
This is one of those books that I couldn’t read fast enough as I NEEDED to know what was gonna happen next. If your looking for a gripping read then I highly recommend this story. I’ll certainly be looking to read more from this author in the future.
Author Bio –
Sheila Rawlings is an author of adult crime and psychological thrillers, and her debut novel, ‘Truth and Revenge’ was chosen as a finalist for the Wishing Shelf Independent Book Awards 2014.
‘Beneath the Fear’ is her second novel.
Born in Bexleyheath, Kent and educated at the prestigious Bexley Technical High School for Girls, Sheila originally trained as a graphic designer at Medway College of Art and Design (now the University of Creative Arts – part of Kent University). After graduating from college with a diploma in visual communication, she worked as a graphic designer for two mail order companies, designing and producing their catalogues. Wanting something more challenging, she then worked for several
years as a graphic designer and production manager for a magazine publisher. During that time, she also assisted their PR and marketing department, designing exhibition stands for various clients.
It was while working with journalists she eventually rekindled her childhood love of reading and storytelling, prompting her to write her own novels. Sheila now lives in South London with her husband, Martin.
Social Media Links –
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