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    Ciaron Fox(Author)

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Dark times, the north of Europe is harried and pillaged by sea borne raiders. Finn’s hopes of becoming a fisherman are dashed when his grandmother arranges for him to take over the dreary post of night-watchman on the cliffs overlooking the village. Love leads to the dereliction of his duty, the village is betrayed and as a result he is cast out. It becomes clear that his grandmother is not quite who she appears to be and that there is a very good reason that Finn has never really fit in. This tale of love and loss is inspired by traditional Celtic and Norse folk tales.

Ciaron Fox is married and lives in the north of Scotland with his wife, daughter, two dogs and one annoying cat (the only other male in the household). Ciaron's debut Fantasy Novel "No Such Thing as Home" started life as a short story he intended to share with his daughter Charlotte at bedtime.When he's not working, ferrying his daughter to drama/dance/singing classes or putting off D.I.Y. he manages to fit in a little writing.He is currently working on something a little darker and more contemporary which he hopes to have finished sometime soon.

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  • PDF | 438 pages
  • Ciaron Fox(Author)
  • CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 1 edition (31 May 2014)
  • English
  • 7
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy

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  • By Mark I. Beal on 11 July 2014

    I read this book on the recommendation of a friend. The genre of this book is not my normal type to read, but I thought, why not. Glad I did. Great characters, great storyline which at times was a compelling page-turner, and a great twist at the end. I now eagerly await the next novel from this author. Such a good balance between detail and movement of the story. Fantastic debut.

  • By amanda on 20 May 2014

    A story which captivates you with some twists I just didn't see coming! If you're looking to escape from the real world and discover another No Such Thing as Home is the story to do just that. Thoroughly enjoyed it.

  • By cinders22 on 17 July 2014

    Was totally captivated with this fantastic folklore story, not my usual read but this did leave me with an appetite for more, well written, great characters and little twists and turns that held me right to the very end. No Such thing as Home is a fantastic read and looking forward to reading more from the talented new author

  • By abigail macmillan on 18 June 2014

    Got this book for my kindle to support a collegues husband who wrote the book. I have to say once I started it I couldn't put it down! Loved the story love,hate,magic the lot a really good read with an unexpected twist to the ending. I'm a lover of mystical stories and this hit the spot. Highly recommend reading this book.Can't wait for the next one Ciaron!RegardsAbigail Macmillan

  • By Matthew Shaw on 3 October 2014

    This is a beautifully written novel.The narrative goes to unexpected places while being fully grounded in human nature. The story is rich in description, both in terms of the physical environment and the nature and emotions of the characters. Indeed, characters have been developed with considerable depth.If you enjoy a great story, read this book.

  • By patricia on 8 June 2014

    I thought this was a well written story and the author certainly kept us in suspense. Entered into a fantasy world, which kept me gripped and wanting to find out what happens next. A real page turner. A new author with a bright future. Can't wait to read his next book.

  • By Mrs H Sly on 26 October 2014

    This book brought to life the mythical character of the selkie and her love. It kept me truly engrossed and thoroughly enthralled, definitely a recommendation for book group!

  • By Lisa on 19 June 2014

    Not normally the type of book that I would read but I have to say I was hooked. A few good twists kept me interested and really wished it wouldn't end!


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