Rachel McLean

– Thrillers That Make You Think

Susan – A Short Story

Susan – A Short Story

Susan is in her kitchen when the Spaghetti Junction bomb hits. Where is her son? What has hit the front window of her neighbour Celete’s house and is Celeste injured? Find out by reading this story.

A House Divided – Chapter Three

A House Divided – Chapter Three

‘Beyond the water, beyond the tourists and the London Eye, smoke gushed up and over the rooftops, spreading and billowing as the wind caught it. She stared as it thickened and rose. Behind her was silence, the Parliamentary Labour Party collectively holding its breath.’. Read Chapter 3 of ‘A House Divided’.

A House Divided – Chapter Two

A House Divided – Chapter Two

‘Across the Chamber, the Opposition bristled with contempt. Order papers waved in the air and voices rose to the vaulted ceiling. She focused on the dispatch box in front of her, trying to drown out the nagging voice inside her head.’ Read Chapter 2 of ‘A House Divided’.

Lavonia – a Short Story

Lavonia – a Short Story

The second in my series of stories which take place on the day that my next novel, A House Divided, opens.

A House Divided

A House Divided

Loyal government minister, loving wife and devoted mother – but when the state becomes her enemy, where do her loyalties lie?