Reviews & Recommendations

A Class Apart is a beautifully written historical novel with characters who linger long after the last page is turned. Susie Murphy writes with intelligence and assurance and has a real talent for capturing an authentic sense of time and place. I look forward to reading more from this bright new voice in historical fiction.’

Hazel Gaynor, New York Times bestselling author of The Girl Who Came Home.

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‘…the author…has done a great job at creating excellent characters and an interesting plot.’

‘The chemistry and romance between the two was well written and believable.’

The Lit Bitch, book review blogger.

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Listed in presenter Laura Whitmore‘s ‘5 books you should definitely take on holiday this summer.’

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‘Romance, drama, suspense, and beautiful scenery reign supreme in A Class Apart.’

‘The story encompasses the real truths that the people in Ireland had to face in their time, weaving a heartrending tale that’s impossible not to read.’

Ashley O’Melia, author and freelance writer.

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Featured on The Book Trail, a website which highlights books that are set in or inspired by actual places readers can visit.

Read about A Class Apart‘s fictional setting here.

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‘A richly detailed, historical tale of love against all odds.’

As you read this story you will fall deeper and deeper into the history of Ireland at the time, into the characters themselves, and into the emotions that are so vividly described that you cannot help but be caught up in it all too.

Books of all Kinds, book reviewer and blogger.

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