Ill Will


Published by Harper Collins, here are just some of the reviews for Ill Will:

    • ‘An astonishing novel’ Independent
    • ‘Easily outdoes the original Heathcliff’ The Times Literary Supplement
    • ‘beautifully written and thrilling’ Yorkshire Post
    • ‘Brilliantly incorporates the ‘facts’ of Brontë’s original, while expertly filling in the gaps’ Yorkshire Post
    • ‘visceral and unswerving’ Historia Magazine
    • ‘fearless’ Historia Magazine
    • ‘A superb book, as good as British fiction currently gets’ Loud and Quiet Magazine

Reader reviews from Amazon and Good Reads

  • ‘A very atmospheric book which really captured the times’
  • ‘I enjoyed every line of this wonderful book’
  • ‘The characters are beautifully drawn, the detail is superb and the narrative crackles’
  • ‘a vivid insight’
  • ‘a fascinating read. A real pager turner’
  • ‘Michael Stewart’s best novel yet’
  • ‘descriptive prose and superb characterisation kept me enthralled’
  • ‘gory and gripping in equal measures’
  • ‘Really didn’t want the book to end’
  • ‘heart-breakingly good’

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