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Ruin of the Soul

a new thriller set in the future

by author Jean Dorricott

Available in Paperback and as Ebook

Free Sample  Read Chapter One here

Ruin of the SoulNewly widowed Rachel leaves England to find peace in the Welsh mountains. Here she’s employed by the research arm of Eckstazia, a powerful organization run by Christian fundamentalists believing in the imminent second coming of Jesus. Will she find romance and a kind stepfather for her troubled son? Why is the uncouth tenant farmer killing pigs at midnight? Can she succeed in her frantic ride across treacherous mountains for help? Will she and Ben survive the threat to their lives? And what is the real reason for Eckstazia’s research into deadly cattle plague?

‘Brooding, mysterious and intriguing’   Katie Fforde, President of Romantic Novelists Association

‘She can write – and she can tell a story. And how!’  Gyles Brandreth 

‘Genuine characters and a great sense of place’     Geraldine Evans, creator of Rafferty and Llewellyn crime series

‘Well-crafted, compelling. I read it at a sitting’  Hilary Johnson, Authors’ Advisory Service


Four Short Stories -  Strange Tales           scifi, romantic, horror, with a twist

 New Story for May -

Whatever the Wether - what would you do if you were chased by a large mad sheep?