Wendy Percival

I'm the author of the Esme Quentin mysteries, inspired by family history secrets.

Here on the site you can find out more about me and my books, as well as a link to 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.

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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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"A clever twisty tale of murder, family secrets and genealogy! "

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The New Esme Quentin novel

 

The Indelible Stain

 

is available to pre-order now!

The troubled words of a dying woman at the foot of a North Devon cliff,  lead Esme Quentin back to the menacing world of 19th century convict transportation.

Latest on the family history blog...

 

Bottom Knockers and death in  Ironbridge Gorge...

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