Rhiannon (Sarah) Ward

Fri 15 October 2021

The Quickening

The Shadowing

Sarah Ward is a bestselling crime author and no stranger to the BIF stage. She has a masters in religious history and is a member of the Institute of Psychical Research. Her new novel The Shadowing, written as Rhiannon Ward, is a spine-tingling gothic mystery.

When well-to-do Hester learns of her sister Mercy’s death at a Nottinghamshire poorhouse, she travels to Southwell to uncover the truth. Both Mercy and her baby were said to have cholera, but the workhouse hasn’t had an outbreak for years….