Allison & Busby

The Black Silk Purse

By Margaret Kaine - Published 2018

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Mystery/Crime

I thoroughly enjoyed The Black Silk Purse. Set in Edwardian England on the brink of suffrage, the novel follows the lives of three ...Read Review

Tapestry of War

By Jane MacKenzie - Published 2018

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June 1941, Alexandria. World War II is dragging on, and the British and their allies seem to be incapable of stopping Rommel’s advance. ...Read Review

Murder Lies Waiting

By Alanna Knight - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Murder Lies Waiting may grab the attention by its quirky title, giving the reader the idea that they are in for a real ...Read Review

An Uncertain Heart

By June Tate - Published 2017

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The absolute horror and loss of life experienced by the soldiers and the medics who treated them from the battlefields of Passchendaele during 1917 ...Read Review

The Deserter’s Daughter

By Susanna Bavin - Published 2017

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This is a debut novel set in Chorlton, Manchester in the years after The Great War. It is a gripping page-turner which is ...Read Review

Traitor

By David Hingley - Published 2018

Genres:

Adventure

Mercia Blakewood has returned to England, having successfully concluded her assignment in New York on behalf of King Charles the Second. Surely now ...Read Review

The Black Earth

By Philip Kazan - Published 2018

Genres:

Literary

The Black Earth begins in 1922, with a chance encounter between two children in Athens. Zoë has become separated from her parents, who were ...Read Review

The Contraband Shore

By David Donachie - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Royal Navy Captain Edward Brazier has reason to be pleased with life, even though he has no ship at present under his command. ...Read Review

The Darkness Within

By Alanna Knight - Published 2017

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Mystery/Crime

In the wilds of Orkney in 1906, Emily’s family have gathered to support her, following the sudden death of her husband at the ...Read Review

Under Attack

By Edward Marston - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The seventh instalment of Edward Marston’s Home Front Detective Series sees Detective Inspector Marmion and Sergeant Keedy under pressure in their personal ...Read Review