In Durleston Wood

In Durleston Wood

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92,952 words (≈ about 6 hours)

A middle aged romantic, Richard Hunter has hit the buffers. Divorced and estranged from his children, he trains as a teacher and takes up a post in his home village at his old Primary School. Never more than arm's length away from a nervous breakdown and hopelessly in love with his headmistress, Richard seeks solace in his boyhood haunt: Durleston Wood. But the wood now hides a secret, a mysterious woman kept hidden there as the apparent "property" of a villain -… (more)

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michaelgraeme
michaelgraeme (22 books)
Thu, 04 Oct 2012 00:11:20 +0200

Hey Paul,

Wow, thanks ever so much for that review! That was amazing. You make me want to rush out and buy it! You picked up on things in there I’d sort of imagined I was getting at but wasn’t sure if anyone else would. I’d wondered at some point in the story about making it so that Lillian could be just as much an imagined character as a real one, but I ended up leaving it vague. Great that you picked up on that anyway. Very much appreciated. It’s odd, when you’re writing something… (more)


Paul_Samael
Paul_Samael (5 books)
Wed, 03 Oct 2012 12:10:49 +0200

It doesn’t seem to be the “done thing” on feedbooks to post reviews of any length, but at the risk of committing some appalling breach of site etiquette, here’s my review of this very impressive novel:

Following the break-up of his marriage, Richard Hunter returns from the US to the English village of Durleston, where he grew up. He finds work as a teacher at the local primary school, although his heart doesn’t really seem to be in it – the main thing that seems to keep him going is… (more)



Book Details  


Language: English

Written in: 2010

Published: 2010-09-05

Word count: 92,952 words (≈ about 6 hours)

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Biography 


Michael Graeme is from the North West of England. He writes mainly literary romantic and fantasy fiction. His short stories have featured in the printed press, but Michael now prefers to write online, exploring the emerging ebook market. His work is always free and usually to be found first on Feedbooks.


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