Author A-Z > Anne Doughty
Anne Doughty was born in Armagh but spent many years in England before returning to live in Belfast. Her writing is full of her great passion for the Ulster countryside and her fascination with the history of Ireland. Her first novel was longlisted for the Irish Times Literature Prize and her other books have been Irish bestsellers.
Books By Anne Doughty
Audiobook of the Month
A Love Like Blood - Marcus Sedgwick
A Love Like Blood is Marcus Sedgwick's first adult novel - intelligently chilling, it's a dark, compelling read about how a man's life can change in a moment; about where the desire for truth - and for revenge - can lead; about love and fear and hatred. And it is also about the question of blood...
In 1944, just days after the liberation of Paris, Charles Jackson sees something horrific: a man, apparently drinking the blood of a murdered woman. Terrified, he does nothing, telling himself that worse things happen in wars. Seven years later he returns to the city - and sees the same man dining in the company of a fascinating young woman. When they leave the restaurant, Charles decides to follow...