crime novel based around Burnham-On-Sea is published
new murder mystery novel set in Burnham-On-Sea has been published
author Damien Boyd has unveiled his second book, called Head In
The Sand, as part of a series of thrillers set in the Burnham
He explains that the book has a gruesome theme: "The discovery
of a severed head in a bunker on Burnham and Berrow golf course
triggers a frantic race to find a serial killer that brings Burnham-On-Sea
to a standstill."
"When the connection is made with a series of unsolved murders
over thirty years before, Detective Inspector Nick Dixon finds
himself chasing ghosts from the past in a race against time that
takes him the length and breadth of the country."
"The brutal killing of an elderly man in a flat on Burnham
seafront raises the stakes and, as he closes in, Dixon begins
to question whether he is chasing one serial killer or two."
Damien says the
book is a follow-up to his first novel, As The Crow Flies, which
we recently featured here,
and it moves at the same fast pace.
people have been kind enough to say they enjoyed As The Crow Flies
and I hope Head In The Sand is as well received!" he told
made for a very enjoyable day spent in and around Berrow Church
and the golf course on a research trip and I hope everyone enjoys
reading it as much as I enjoyed writing it."
The book is available from GW Hurleys in Burnham or online from