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Honey Brown is Married

By Sara Judge - Published 2012

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Dreadful title, very enjoyable book. The novel follows the fortunes of Honey Brown (previously, abandoned orphan Annie) after she has left her career ...Read Review

The Water Doctor’s Daughters

By Pauline Conolly - Published 2013

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Mystery/CrimeNonfiction

This is true crime and also a Victorian melodrama which outdoes any fictional Victorian melodrama I have ever read. It centres on the ...Read Review

An Invisible Murder

By Joyce Cato - Published 2012

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Mystery/Crime

This is the fourth novel in the series featuring the gifted cook and amateur detective, Jenny Starling. She is the beautiful and curvy ...Read Review

Hurricane Hole

By John Kerr - Published 2012

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Thriller

Hurricane Hole is a WW2 thriller set in the Bahamas. Since this was not a very active theatre of war, much of the ...Read Review

Dark Passage

By Frances Burke - Published 2012

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Mystery/CrimeRomance

During the 1890s Depression in Australia, Nicola Redmond’s father commits suicide, unable to face financial ruin, leaving her and her mother to ...Read Review

The Annals of Sherlock Holmes

By Paul D. Gilbert - Published 2012

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Mystery/Crime

This is Paul Gilbert’s third book of Sherlock Holmes pastiche, consisting of three long short stories (or novellas as he terms them) ...Read Review

For the Love of Catherine

By Carole Llewellyn - Published 2012

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Romance

Crossing on the Titanic to see her sister on the New York stage, a young mother, Mair (the heroine of the story); her ...Read Review

Catherine of Deepdale

By Millie Vigor - Published 2012

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Romance

In 1946, Catherine Jameson leaves Southampton for the Shetland Isles, home of her new husband, Robbie, anticipating an idyllic island life. Despite discovering his ...Read Review

The Sea Inside His Head

By Theresa Le Flem - Published 2012

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Set in the Kent coalfields during the miners’ strike of 1984, this debut novel explores the dilemmas of a miner, Bradley, who finds himself ...Read Review

Henry Tilney’s Diary

By Amanda Grange - Published 2011

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Romance

Henry Tilney’s Diary is a delightful retelling of Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey from the hero’s point of view. Grange’s ...Read Review