Wonderful and sweeping, with a fabulous sense of place and history
Kate Mosse on The Last Hours
An enthralling account of a calamitous time, and above all a wonderful testimony to the strength of the human spirit. I was caught from the first page.
Julian Fellowes on The Last Hours
A vividly-wrought and powerful story. With The Last Hours, Minette Walters has brought her impressive skill as a writer of psychological crime to create a dark and gripping depiction of Medieval England in the jaws of the Black Death.
Elizabeth Fremantle on The Last Hours
A staggeringly talented writer.
A seductive writer with an imagination that makes her dangerous to know
Minette Walters is a master at building engrossing tales around a single, life-shattering event.
Atmosphere, imagination and narrative power of which few other writers are capable