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Points of Danger (Railway Detective)

By Edward Marston - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1861 there shouldn’t really be a “highwayman” who can hold up a train, rob and cold-bloodedly kill a first-class passenger! Of course, ...Read Review

A Lawless Place (Contraband Shore)

By David Donachie - Published 2018

Genres:

AdventureNautical

The sequel to Donachie’s The Contraband Shore (2017), this novel is set in and around Deal (where the author lives) in 1787. Naval captain ...Read Review

The Girl from the Docklands Café

By June Tate - Published 2018

Genres:

The Girl from the Docklands Café follows the story of Jessie, a headstrong Irish woman determined to make her own way in Southampton. ...Read Review

Peace Comes to Honeyfield (The Honeyfield Series)

By Anna Jacobs - Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

Another novel from the immensely prolific Anna Jacobs – the popular Australian-based historical fiction writer. This is the third in the Honeyfield series, and ...Read Review

It Had To Be You

By June Francis - Published 2011

Genres:

Saga

June Francis writes a good saga, and she’s written a good many. Popular with readers, her sagas are easy, comfy books to ...Read Review

The Fountain

By Mary Nichols - Published 2010

Genres:

RomanceSaga

Set in the 1920s, this novel is a cross between a family saga and a romance. Comfortably middle class, farmer’s daughter Barbara ...Read Review

Sunshine and Showers

By June Francis - Published 2010

Genres:

Saga

In Liverpool in 1926, a young girl, Patsy Doyle, is adapting to her new life as a live-in maid to Mr and Mrs Tanner. ...Read Review

The Admiral’s Game

By David Donachie - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureNautical

This is the fifth in the series of novels about John Pearce, a naval officer by default rather than proper entitlement. As in ...Read Review

The Summer House

By Mary Nichols - Published 2009

Genres:

Saga

Lady Helen Barstairs marries her soldier husband at her family’s request and regrets it almost instantly when she meets Oliver Donovan. Their ...Read Review

Lily’s Journey

By Tania Crosse - Published 2009

Genres:

Saga

The story is set in 1952. After the death of her mother, 15-year-old Lily Hayes leaves London to live with her estranged and mysteriously ...Read Review