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Sarah Painter is the author of the bestselling magical novel, The Language of Spells, and its follow-up, The Secrets of Ghosts.

She has written 'book club' fiction with atmospheric settings and historical elements (In The Light of What We See and Beneath The Water), and a 'wonderfully dark and twisty' supernatural thriller, The Lost Girls.

Sarah's latest venture is an exciting new urban fantasy series, Crow Investigations. Yes, she finds it hard to stick to one genre!

Before writing books, Sarah Painter worked as a freelance magazine journalist, blogger and editor, combining this 'career' with amateur child-wrangling (AKA motherhood).

Sarah lives in rural Scotland with her husband and children. She drinks too much tea, loves the work of Joss Wh
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Sarah Painter Thanks so much for reading, Isobel! I'm working on book six at the moment and am hoping it will be out this summer. x…moreThanks so much for reading, Isobel! I'm working on book six at the moment and am hoping it will be out this summer. x(less)
Sarah Painter Hi Ginny! Thank you so much for reading my series - I'm delighted that you like Lydia! I'm having a lot of fun writing these books and, as long as tha…moreHi Ginny! Thank you so much for reading my series - I'm delighted that you like Lydia! I'm having a lot of fun writing these books and, as long as that stays true, I'll probably keep going... I am just finishing the sixth one at the moment and the story (and world) keeps growing. Sorry not to give a more definite answer, but I'm a very instinctive author and I don't plan my books at all, which makes predicting the length of the series quite tricky! Best wishes, Sarah (less)
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The Magpie Key is here!

Deep water, dark skies, a reckoning like no other.

London is Lydia Crow’s roost… But for how long?

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Thank you very much to those who have already bought the book. It is an Amazon bestseller and a ‘hot new release’, and I’m delighted!

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Sarah Painter is starting The Copper Heart: The Copper Heart (book five) is out now! 🥂
Heavy is the head that wears the crown... And Lydia is up to her neck in trouble!
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“Throwing things is very good for the soul.”
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“Strangers are just friends we don't know yet.”
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“Maybe it’s the coma, but I’m genuinely happy to be here.’ ‘You don’t have to do that, you know.’ ‘Do what?’ ‘Assume that everything is different now. You’re still the same person you always were, you’ve just got some gaps to fill in. You mustn’t think that you’re starting all over again.’ ‘Is”
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