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The Sleeping Beauties

By Lucy Ashe - Published 2024

Genres:

Thriller

Now the war’s over, Rosamund Caradon can take the evacuated children in her care back to their London homes. She’s accompanied ...Read Review

The Bone Hunters

By Joanne Burn - Published 2024

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Lyme Regis, 1824. Ada Winters, 24, lives with mum Edith in a cottage ‘upon the beach’, so close to the sea that high tides almost ...Read Review

Murder at Bletchley Park (Blind Detective)

By Christina Koning - Published 2023

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

At MI6’s confidential behest, expert mathematician Margaret Rowlands defers her Cambridge University course to become a Bletchley Park codebreaker but, when secret ...Read Review

A Gentleman Never Tells

By Jodi Ellen Malpas - Published 2024

Genres:

Romance

Whereas the ‘Belmore Square’ first-in-series, One Night with the Duke, presented Eliza Melrose and Johnny (Duke of Chester) Winters failing to keep their ...Read Review

The Palace Girls

By Emma Royal - Published 2023

Genres:

Saga

Back in the London Blitz of 1941, Millie Hendry, aged 11, loses both parents and is subsequently raised by firm-but-fair Aunt Edie, long-standing cleaner at ...Read Review

Land Girls at the Wartime Bookshop (The Wartime Bookshop, 2)

By Lesley Eames - Published 2023

Genres:

Saga

England 1941. Nothing lasts forever. The vicar’s demise prompts fears of a similar fate befalling the Churchwood village bookshop, due to the snobby, ...Read Review

The Chimney Sweep’s Sister

By Emma Hornby - Published 2023

Genres:

Saga

Think anger management. Orphan Jenny (aged 16) has, in her own words, “a gob the size of a train tunnel”. Uncontrollable foul-mouthed rants and ...Read Review

Beautiful Innocence

By Beryl Matthews - Published 2023

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London 1900. The eponymously beautiful Hester, daughter to Lord Stanmore, endures a brutal sexual assault outdoors at a soirée. She swears her assailant ...Read Review

Death at the Terminus (Railway Detective 21)

By Edward Marston - Published 2023

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

England 1865. At the behest of the railway company’s chairman, Inspector Robert Colbeck of Scotland Yard travels north to investigate the death of ...Read Review

A Daughter’s War

By Emma Hornby - Published 2022

Genres:

Saga

Bolton, England, 1939. Nasty brute Ivan Rushmore keeps daughter Renee, aged 17, on such a short lead that she hardly knows what day it is, ...Read Review

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