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Jean Rafferty's latest novel, Foul Deeds Will Rise, was published in June 2019 by Wild Wolf Publishing.

A scorching novel about satanist ritual abuse set on the beautiful islands of Orkney.
Rafferty's first two works of fiction were both nominated for literary prizes. 

The Four Marys, a collection of four novellas published by Saraband Books in 2014, was longlisted for the 2015 Jerwood Fiction Uncovered prize while Myra, Beyond Saddleworth, her first novelwas published by Wild Wolf Publishing and was shortlisted for the inaugural Gordon Burn award.

Rafferty was previously an award winning journalist who was twice shortlisted as Feature Writer of the Year in the UK Press Awards for articles on subjects such as bereavement, rape and animal cruelty.

Jean Rafferty's new one day course, The Book Route, about becoming a published author, will be on Tuesday 24th September, at the NUJ offices, 177 West George St, Glasgow G2 2LB. If you have a book or even just an idea for a book, come and learn from a survivor of the publishing industry!
To find out more contact Joan Macdonald on 
Or phone 07730-513-991.

To read more about Jean Rafferty and her work, visit her website:

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