• Praise for Kate Riordan -

  • Wonderfully atmospheric and utterly engrossing. I hardly moved until I had read to the very last word

    AJ Pearce, author of 'Dear Mrs Bird'
  • A beautiful and intriguing page-turner

    Dinah Jefferies
  • Heady with atmosphere, simmering with tension, this novel had me captivated. When I wasn't reading, I was thinking about it, when I was reading, I couldn't think about anything else!

    Jenny Ashcroft
  • Richly textured, with a clever and deeply satisfying conclusion, the influence of Daphne du Maurier's Rebecca infuses the The Stranger

  • With excellent characters, the novel revels in its magical backdrop

    Daily Mail