ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: January 7, 2016
Don’t be Afraid
By (author) Daniela Sacerdoti
From the No. 1 bestselling author of Watch Over Me, Take Me Home and Set Me Free, Daniela Sacerdoti returns to Glen Avich for her fourth book set in the magical and atmospheric Scottish Highlands. When you’ve forgotten how to live, help can arrive in mysterious ways…Successful artist Isabel Ramsay has never come to terms with the tragic death of her mother. Haunted by what happened, Isabel finds her own life spiralling out of control until, one winter s day, she gives up, unable to bear the pain of living any longer. Yet somehow she wakes up, remembering a vision of a mysterious woman who has saved her. But alone in a locked house, surely that’s impossible? With her family and friends worried out of their minds, her husband Angus finds a companion to watch over Isabel while he’s away from home. Warm, wise Clara can connect with Isabel in a way no one else can, helping her face up to her painful past, rediscover her passion for art and become brave enough to live her life again. But there s a mystery surrounding Clara: who is she, and why does Isabel feel she’s known her all her life?Don’t Be Afraid is a beautiful, life-affirming story of how even the most difficult struggles can be overcome and how help can arrive in mysterious ways. PRAISE FOR DANIELA SACERDOTI S GLEN AVICH SERIES ‘The author, in her first novel, Watch Over Me, achieves what more experienced novelists always hope to. In Glen Avich she creates a world you wish you didn’t have to leave. THE SCOTS MAGAZINE on Watch Over Me ‘The contemporary romance is beautifully balanced with elements of mystery and endearing characters that both break and capture the heart. A stunning talent, Sacerdoti writes beautiful fiction that feeds the soul. SHARI LOW, DAILY RECORD on Take Me Home ‘An absolute joy to read, the story is engaging, the characters are believable and the writing is lovely…is definitely a book to add to the summer reading list, and one that you won’t be able to put down. THE PRESS AND JOURNAL on Set Me Free
Daniela Sacerdoti is the bestselling author of the Glen Avich series of novels (Watch Over Me, Take Me Home and Set Me Free) and the Young Adult Sarah Midnight Trilogy. She was born and raised in Italy, before moving to Scotland for more than ten years. Daniela holds a degree in Classics from the University of Turin and has taught Italian, Latin and Greek. Her great uncle was the renowned Italian writer Carlo Levi. She has recently moved to Northern Italy with her family.