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High Heatherton

By Judith Thomson - Published 2016



Set in 17th-century France and England, this novel features the daring, brave, and dashingly handsome noble Philip Devalle.  Living in the time of ...Read Review

The Eye of the Falcon

By Joan Fallon - Published 2015


Joan Fallon is an author I have had the great pleasure of reading before, and once again I wasn’t disappointed.  The Eye ...Read Review

The Shepherd of St Just

By Edwin Page - Published 2016


Set in the South West of England in 1297 The Shepherd of St Just tells the tale of young Kerra, a girl who finds ...Read Review

Barbara’s War – The Middle Years

By Fenella J Miller - Published 2014


This is the second in a series of three books. The war has begun and Barbara’s life, apparently settled following her disrupted ...Read Review

Saba’s Choices – Cosmic Leap

By Haidee Belshaw - Published 2014



This is the second volume of Saba’s Choices. Picking up from where Mother Lake left off, Saba continues her journey in a ...Read Review

Dying Phoenix

By Loretta Proctor - Published 2013



Set in the 1960s, Dying Phoenix is a love story based around the tumultuous years of a military coup in Greece. Max and ...Read Review

Gilded Wagons

By F E Wharmby - Published 2013



Romany Gypsy, Culvato Ardry, hopes that one day he will have enough money to replace his wooden barrow with a horse-drawn Gypsy caravan, ...Read Review

The Only Blue Door

By Joan Fallon - Published 2013


Biographical Fiction

Most of us are familiar with child evacuation during World War 2, but I wonder how many know about child migrants who were sent ...Read Review

Ancestors: A Tale of Two Worlds

By Rob Collinge - Published 2013


Biographical Fiction

Genealogy has become a popular pastime for many with the ease of access to records we experience in our computerised world. The author ...Read Review

Where The Golden Oriole Sang

By Gael Harrison - Published 2012


As this book opens we meet Anna, who begins to reminisce about her mother, Eilidh who died when Anna was only two years ...Read Review