Written by Mark Brend
A compelling mystery exploring the difficulty in telling good from evil, and natural from supernatural.
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It’s the summer of 1972, and 30-something divorcee Martyn returns to London after some years away. He joins the Olive Grove, a religious community, where he forms a relationship with Amelia. Over time Martyn becomes suspicious of the Olive Grove’s leaders, a pair of apparently ordinary men who can speak in perfect unison, known as the Two.
A sequence of ambiguous events might indicate that the Two have malign purposes, though Martyn cannot be sure. These suspicions come to a head when Amelia breaks off with Martyn and vanishes. He travels to Devon, where the church has a retreat house, in search of Amelia and the truth about the Olive Grove. There, events take several disturbing and unexpected turns.
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