Elizabeth Hawksley

The Railway Girls in Love

By Maisie Thomas - Published 2021

Genres:

Saga

February 1939. War is looming, but Mabel and her best friend Althea are thinking about parties, not war. For Mabel, the agonies of being ...Read Review

The Serpents of Harbledown

By Edward Marston - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

England, 1086. In the author’s fifth Domesday adventure, we follow Ralph Delchard, a Norman soldier, and Gervase Bret, a talented lawyer, who work ...Read Review

The Wolves of Savernake

By Edward Marston - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1086, William the Conqueror set out to record every acre, every item, and who owned what in his new conquest, England. Inevitably, there ...Read Review

The Exiles

By Christina Baker Kline - Published 2020

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1840. Exiles opens with Mathinna, an aboriginal child, who has been taken in by the Governor of Australia’s wife as a ‘curiosity’; how ...Read Review

Margaret Llewelyn Davies: With Women for a New World

By Ruth Cohen - Published 2020

Genres:

Nonfiction

Margaret Llewelyn Davies (1861-1944) was an inspirational campaigner for women’s causes who, as general secretary of the Women’s Co-operative Guild for 32 ...Read Review

The Last Greek (Commander)

By Christian Cameron - Published 2020

Genres:

Military

210 BCE. The Achaean League, an alliance of Greek City States originally founded for mutual protection against encircling Spartans, Macedons and Romans, is fragmenting. ...Read Review

The Girl Who Came From Rags

By Gracie Hart - Published 2019

Genres:

Saga

Leeds, 1869. This book, the third in the series, follows the fortunes of Eliza Wild, once a half-starved child from a mining family, and ...Read Review

A Christmas Gift

By Katie Flynn - Published 2019

Genres:

Saga

Liverpool, 1939, and Britain is now at war with Germany. 16-year-old Lizzy Atherton is desperate to get herself and her vulnerable mother away from ...Read Review

The Unseen Hand (Home Front Detective)

By Edward Marston - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

London 1917. In this, the eighth in Marston’s Home Front Detective series, Inspector Marmion and Sergeant Keedy find themselves saddled with an unusual ...Read Review

Workhouse Nightingale

By Holly Green - Published 2019

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1850s. Dora Latimer, an illegitimate, mixed-race girl, is brought to England by her sea-captain father and brought up with his other children, to ...Read Review

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