As it is now high summer and everyone is taking time out for holidays at Famous Five Plus we are going to share our web site with some wonderful authors in our special Sunny Days special feature.
Today we welcome, Shirley Wells
Q: What is your favorite summer drink and where would you wish to be drinking it?
A: I have different drinks for different moods. Sometimes I want a lovely warming tot of whisky, and I can’t get through the day without several mugs of tea, but for me, the perfect summer drink is a chilled white wine. My perfect summer day would be spent sipping a large glass of Pinot Grigio or similar in Baska on the Croatian
, bliss. island
of Krk. Ah
Shirley was born and raised in the Cotswolds, where her headmaster wrote on her school report “Shirley is content to dream her life away”. Years later, as an adult living in Cyprus, it dawned on her that this wasn’t necessarily a bad thing and that fellow dreamers, in the guise of fiction writers, had been getting away with it for centuries. She’s now settled in Lancashire, where the
provide the inspiration and setting for her popular mystery novels. And she’s
still content to dream her life away.
Portrait of a mystery
Dylan Scott vowed never to return to the dreary town of
Clough. But one visit from a beautiful ex-lover and he's back in Dawson Lancashire, investigating a possible murder. The police
think Prue Murphy died during a burglary gone wrong, but her sister isn't so
sure—and neither is Dylan. After all, the killer overlooked the only valuable
thing in Prue's flat.
So who could have wanted the quirky young woman dead, and why? Dylan's search for answers takes him to
he discovers Prue's family didn't know her as well as they thought they did.
And the more he digs, the more secrets he unearths—secrets someone would kill
to keep buried… France
Throughout, July and August we will be inviting more fabby guests, so please come back soon!