Clare Lehovsky

The Pearl Thief

By Fiona McIntosh - Published 2019


The Pearl Thief follows the story of Severine Kassel, a museum professional in the 1960s whose worlds collide when she is asked to ...Read Review

An Echo of Scandal

By Laura Madeleine - Published 2019


This novel effortlessly spans a fifty-year time gap with a story that keeps the reader turning until the last page. Accused of murder, ...Read Review

Friends and Enemies

By Beryl Matthews - Published 2019


This novel tells the story of Kathy Hammond, beginning in 1941 when she and her mother flee to an air raid shelter and only ...Read Review

Flora’s War

By Audrey Reimann - Published 2017


In 1940s Scotland, Flora Macdonald meets sailor Andrew Stewart when she is on the run from a reform school, having been put there ...Read Review

Rags to Riches

By Maggie Ford - Published 2019



This novel sheds light on two social classes in London in the 1920s, when everything is turned upside down by both lust and ...Read Review

Katharina: Deliverance

By Margaret Skea - Published 2017


Biographical Fiction

This is an engrossing tale about the life of Katharina von Bora, the wife of Martin Luther, the controversial priest who defied the ...Read Review

Hammer of Rome: Gaius Valerius Verrens 9

By Douglas Jackson - Published 2018



Hammer of Rome is the final novel of the Gaius Valerius Verrens series, legate of the Ninth legion Hispania and a Hero of ...Read Review

Ambulance Girls Under Fire (Ambulance Girls 2)

By Deborah Burrows - Published 2018


This novel tells the tale of Celia Ashwin, an ambulance driver who has worked throughout the Blitz. Based in 1940, her past life of ...Read Review

The Girl from the Docklands Café

By June Tate - Published 2018


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

The Black Silk Purse

By Margaret Kaine - Published 2018



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