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“Surefire Suspense…Riveting Creepiness”

6 January, 2020

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Marylin Stasio has reviewed Jane Shemilt‘s The Playground for the New York Times. “Surefire suspense the death of a child, generally treated with mawkishness, is handled here...

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“The Real Deal”

6 January, 2020

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Jane Shemilt‘s The Playground has been reviewed in People magazine. “Countless psychological thrillers get compared to Big Little Lies; Shemilt’s is the real deal.” Buy your copy of The Playground here. It will be published...

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“Intelligent, Compelling and Deeply Unsettling” – Ali Land

20 December, 2019

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Author of Good Me Bad Me, Ali Land, has quoted for Jane Shemilt‘s upcoming Little Friends. “The combination of the slow drip of tension throughout and the children skipping off...

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“Twisty and Unexpected”

3 December, 2019

In: Book Promotions · Book Reviews · News · Publishing News

Jane Shemilt‘s upcoming The Playground (UK title: Little Friends) has been selected as an Amazon Best Book of December 2019. “Tragedy falls upon one of the families, and as the group...

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“Beautifully Written and Suffused with Dread”

3 December, 2019

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Author Gilly Macmillan has reviewed Jane Shemilt‘s Little Friends. “Little Friends is beautifully written and suffused with dread. Jane Shemilt’s compelling literary thriller explores with acuity the pressure cooker challenges of...

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“BRILLIANT, and Frighteningly Credible” – Lucy Foley

2 December, 2019

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Bestselling author Lucy Foley has quoted for Jane Shemilt‘s Little Friends. Finished @Janeshemilt‘s #LittleFriends – it’s BRILLIANT, and frighteningly credible, partly because the characters are so beautifully realised. Exquisitely written,...

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“Compelling and Twisted, I Gulped it Down” – Sarah Vaughan

25 November, 2019

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Sunday Times-bestselling author Sarah Vaughan has offered a quote for Jane Shemilt‘s upcoming Little Friends. “A deeply unsettling exploration of narcissistic parenting that left me wanting to shake some characters,...

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Corry Loves Shemilt

11 November, 2019

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Sunday Times-bestselling author Jane Corry has quoted for her fellow bestseller Jane Shemilt‘s upcoming novel, Little Friends. “Little Friends is beautifully written. I was in the kitchen; in the...

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“Extremely Clever, Readable and Elegant”

6 November, 2019

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Author Suzi K. Quinn has praised Jane Shemilt‘s upcoming novel, Little Friends: “Liane Moriarty has a worthy bookshelf companion – perfect for Big Little Lie fans. Domestic noir at...

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Jane at Clifton Litfest

24 October, 2019

In: Author Events · News

Jane Shemilt will be speaking at the inaugural Clifton Litfest on 17th November Join her at Clifton Library 16:00-17:00 for a reading from her upcoming novel, Little Friends, a...

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