Wendy Percival

I'm the author of the Esme Quentin mysteries, inspired by family history secrets. Here you can find out about me, my books and my family history blog.

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A desperate crime kept secret for 60 years.

But time has a way of exposing the truth.

Welcome to my website...

Esme Quentin is devastated when her sister Elizabeth is beaten unconscious, miles from her home. Two days later Esme discovers that Elizabeth has a secret past...

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The second Esme Quentin mystery


The first Esme Quentin mystery

The Indelible Stain

Esme Quentin's arrival in north Devon is marred by the gruesome discovery of a fatally injured woman at the foot of Warren Cliff. Esme is troubled by the woman's final words and curious about the old photograph clutched in her hand...

Secrets from a tainted past...

Who's Nora?

...and other mysteries at the top of my list.

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Out an about...     See the NEWS page for more...

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The best way to cheer up a wet morning - Devon Book Club's "Bookshop & Cake Crawl" in Crediton.

Nora - daughter of Hilary Griffiths


Devon Book Club 14 Nov 2015

Date for your diary!

Local Writers' Fair

Saturday 5th December

in assoication with

Crediton Community Bookshop.

(see NEWS page for more details.)

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