Shaw's novels combine a strong central character with an atmospheric setting and original plots.
The Trawlerman is an excellent, totally absorbing crime novel which can only augment the reputations of William Shaw.
[A] terrifically atmospheric thriller mixing a twisting plot with a considered meditation on the lasting effects of close contact with violence
Atmospheric descriptions of the coast and landscape, a cast of believable characters and a twisty plot combine to create an engaging read.
Pacey, intense and riddled with gripping twists