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When the Lyrebird Calls

By Kim Kane - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Twelve-year-old, athletic Madeleine is staying with her eccentric grandmother, Mum Crum, for the holidays. She expects the vacation to be dull and is ...Read Review

Camelot

By Giles Kristian - Published 2020

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

Merlin has not been seen for ten years. Arthur, once the unifying leader of the Britons as they fought the invading Saxons, fell ...Read Review

The Girl from Kingsland Market

By June Tate - Published 2019

Genres:

Saga

1920, Southampton. Phoebe Collins, a determined market trader, takes over the family fruit and vegetable stall to help support her mother and brother after ...Read Review

Black Wings: A Novel of the French Revolution

By Sophie Masson - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

1798: the Vendee is a peaceful French departement where four young friends enjoy each other’s company. Loyal, intelligent Jacques Verdun, aristocratic painter Edmond ...Read Review

The Poor Relation

By Susanna Bavin - Published 2019

Genres:

Saga

Mary Maitland is trying to gain promotion in Edwardian Manchester. The year is 1908 and she is a woman; times are hard, but attitudes ...Read Review

Remembered

By Yvonne Battle-Felton - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

Two periods of American racial history are revealed through this hauntingly powerful novel. 1910, Spring – dying Edward’s mother – is with him in the ...Read Review

A Daughter’s Gift

By Maggie Hope - Published 2012Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

Set in the northeast of England at the start of 1910, this dramatic saga reveals the struggles of strong and desperate ten-year-old Elizabeth to ...Read Review

Evie’s War

By Holly Webb - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In the ancient whaling port of Whitby in 1914, as World War One is about to begin, all has turned bleak as Evie’s ...Read Review

The Buried Crown

By Ally Sherrick - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

1940: Londoner, Charlie, has placed his young brother in the care of a farmer near the airbase where he is training to become a ...Read Review

The Empire Girls

By Sue Wilsher - Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

1950s south Essex. This is the dramatic story of Doris, brought up in The Empire, a boarding house in Tilbury by her mother, ...Read Review