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The Song of the Skylark

By Liz Shakespeare - Published 2020


Mary Mitchell is just nine years old when she is offered as a “prize” to men drawing straws to win her services as ...Read Review

The Postman Poet

By Liz Shakespeare - Published 2017


Biographical FictionLiterary

Edward Capern, aka The Postman Poet, deserves wider recognition, not just for his pastoral poetry but for his concern for the poor and ...Read Review

The Turning of the Tide

By Liz Shakespeare - Published 2012



Set in 1870 Bideford, Devon, this is the story of a young mother, Selina Burman’s struggle to survive the shame and degredation of ...Read Review