Allison & Busby

When the Clouds Go Rolling By

By June Francis - Published 2008

Genres:

Saga

Liverpool, 1918. The Great War is drawing to a close. Nineteen-year-old Clara O’Toole lives with her crabby grandmother, Bernie. Clara’s father has ...Read Review

The Affair of the Bloodstained Egg Cosy

By James Anderson - Published (c1975)Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the first in a trilogy of Golden Age murder mysteries set in the elegant surroundings of Alderley House, home to the 12...Read Review

The Sword of Revenge

By Jack Ludlow - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

This is the second of a trilogy set in the Roman Republic during the period before Julius Caesar. The first part, Pillars of ...Read Review

Elizabeth and the Prince of Spain

By Margaret Irwin - Published 2008

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

1554: At the court of Mary Tudor of England, a man and woman are joined in a battle of words and wits. He is ...Read Review

The Galliard

By Margaret Irwin - Published 2008

Genres:

Biographical FictionRomance

Young Mary, Queen of Scots, returns to Scotland after years of exile and is immediately caught up in the religious and political power ...Read Review

The Painted Lady

By Edward Marston - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is Restoration comedy, the eighth whodunit in the popular Redmayne series. Christopher Redmayne, the young architect, is making his reputation by building ...Read Review

An Awkward Commission

By David Donachie - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

This is the third novel in Donachie’s 1790s naval series and so continues the story of John Pearce and his friends, who ...Read Review

A Flag of Truce

By David Donachie - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Toulon, 1793. In this fourth John Pearce adventure, our hero, now a naval lieutenant, continues to be a thorn in the flesh of Authority. ...Read Review

Soldier of Fortune

By Edward Marston - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Edward Marston is famous as a writer of whodunits, which are published under at least three names. For the first time he has ...Read Review

The Affair of the Mutilated Mink

By James Anderson - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  This is a delightful 1930s English country house murder mystery, the second in the series set in the Earl of Burford’s ...Read Review