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Peripheral Vision – out now on Amazon.

I had the honour of reading the penultimate draft of David Milligan-Croft’s novel prior to publication. It’s an extremely well-written and moving story. Had to dab my eyes on and off and sometimes I wanted to wring the main protagonist, Danny Kane’s neck when he went off the rails big-time, but it was a most believable story — shades of Donna Tartt, even!

Congratulations, David, and wishing you all the best.


I know it’s only been a wet weekend since I published Ten Orbits of the Sun, but here is my latest offering, Peripheral Vision.

It’s a gritty, visceral and heartbreaking coming-of-age novel, about a young lad growing up in the north of England in the 1970s.

Here’s the blurby bit:

After being blinded in one eye by his abusive father, Peripheral Vision tells the story of 11-year-old Danny Kane growing up in 1970s northern England. His violent upbringing results in his descent into a life of drugs and crime. As he reaches adulthood he realises that the only way out of his spiralling slide into perdition is to find the one thing that he treasured most – his childhood friend, Sally, who was taken into care after the death of her mother. Can the search for his long-lost love lead to Danny’s redemption?

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8 thoughts on “Peripheral Vision – out now on Amazon.

  1. Thank you so much, Sarah. I am very humbled by your lovely words.

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  2. You are very kind Sarah and this sounds like a very interesting read~

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  3. Wonderful intro for David this Sarah. Sounds like my kind of book. Have commented over on David’s blog 🙂 xxxx

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  4. It must be great to have that privilege of reading before the final version is published, good luck to David 🙂

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