An Unfolding Soul: Douglas Westcott’s latest novel to be published in September

1 August, 2018 in News

Following the huge success of Douglas Westcott’s debut novel, Go Swift and Far – selling over 10,000 copies- Valley Spring Press is excited to announce that his long-anticipated second novel, An Unfolding Soul- a tale of Bath, will be published and launched on September 20th.

An Unfolding Soul- a tale of Bath continues the coming of age saga, set in the early sixties and seventies. It can easily be read as a stand-alone novel.

At the core of this novel, there is a deeply human story which paints a vivid, interesting and surprising portrait of Bath, shining a spotlight on little-known aspects of the city’s past. Business, politics and history are interwoven in this page-turning novel, with Westcott’s engaging prose filled with moments of cultural interest, humour, and ultimately, hope.

The hardback of this exciting new novel will be released on September 20th.

If you would like to purchase a signed copy of An Unfolding Soul- a tale of Bath, you will be able to pre-order a copy HERE. Coming very soon and for a limited time only, we are offering a 25% discount on all pre-orders.

Douglas Westcott will sign all pre-ordered books with a personalised message. This will make an ideal Christmas present for anyone interested in the extraordinary and unique city of Bath.

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‘Westcott has done it again, masterfully capturing the essence of magnificent Bath’

Jenny Lippett

‘Westcott burnishes his well won reputation as the  Grand Master of intrigue with this much anticipated sequel to acclaimed Go Swift and Far ; nothing less than brilliant as with the deft hand of an ancient god  he manoeuvres  the fate of the great and  less than good of Bath across the chess board of life. Check mate ; but who wins …..’

Patrick McCloy

Just finished reading your second book An Unfolding Soul which I have enjoyed as much as your first. As a Bathonian of 77 years I find it so scary and truthful as we currently experience The Third Destruction of Bath.

Malcolm Mitchell

‘Hard on the heels of ‘Go Swift and Far’ comes this hugely enjoyable sequel and another success for Westcott’

Jack Jenkins

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