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Crow Investigations

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Unholy Island Book 2

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Mysterious, magical, and a little bit deadly…

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  • Unholy Island Book 3 is up for pre-order!

    Unholy Island Book 3 is up for pre-order!

    The third book in my Unholy Island series is up for pre-order! 😊 It’s called ‘The Island God’ and will be released on 19th September 2024. The cover will be revealed soon. 👉 Pre-order the ebook from your preferred store!


  • Thank you! The Book Keeper is OUT!

    Thank you! The Book Keeper is OUT!

    Yay! And huge thanks to all who have already bought the book – THANK YOU! Readers are saying… ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ ‘Wonderful Escapism. Is there any greater joy in life than a new Sarah Painter novel? I have eagerly been awaiting this one and it does not disappoint. I am particularly enjoying the growing overlap between this…


  • The Book Keeper Is Almost Here!

    The Book Keeper Is Almost Here!

    I’ve not been great at updating this section of the website, but I’m going to try to do better… Still, if you want to be first to hear my book news (plus get dispatches from my writing life, free extras, and exclusive giveaways), my FREE reader club remains the best place. Sign up here! So,…


The Lost Girls

A girl with a morbid gift.

A demon hunter on the run.

A secret that could destroy them both

Sarah Painter

Sarah is a bestselling author of contemporary fantasy and magical realism. She writes the Crow Investigations series, a London-set urban fantasy featuring private investigator Lydia Crow.

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