Author A-Z > Stanley Stewart
Stanley Stewart was a member of the Persian Royal Road Expedition, chronicled in a series of television films. He has also been a farmer in Tuscany, a fisherman off the coast of Ireland, a film cameraman in Turkey and Iran, and an erector of circus tents. He is the author of 'Old Serpent Nile', an account of his journey to the source of the river. He is also a regular contributor to The Sunday Times, The Guardian and the Daily and Sunday Telegraph. He was born in Ireland, grew up in Canada and lives in London.
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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...