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The Quality Street Girls

Quality Street #1

by Penny Thorpe HarperCollins (November 15, 2018)

The perfect book for anyone who loves chocolate and Christmas

A seasonal delight, inspired by the true story of the Quality Street factory.

At sixteen years old, Irene ‘Reenie’ Calder is leaving school with...


The Girl in the Ragged Shawl (The Children of the Workhouse, Book 1)

by Cathy Sharp HarperCollins (October 18, 2018)

Heartbreaking and uplifting, the story of the workhouse orphan, Eliza, will touch your heart…

Eliza was left as a small baby at the workhouse in Whitechapel, wrapped in her mother’s shawl, which is all...


The Ghost Tree: Gripping historical fiction from the Sunday Times Bestseller

by Barbara Erskine HarperCollins (August 23, 2018)

Before you follow the path into your family’s history, beware of the secrets you may find…

The new novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author.

Ruth has returned to Edinburgh after many years of exile,...


The Tudor Crown

by Joanna Hickson HarperCollins (May 31, 2018)

‘An intriguing tale, told with confidence’ The Times ‘A great tale… the golden thread that led to the crown of England’ Conn Iggulden

She’ll betray her king to crown her son

When Edward of York takes...


The Lily and the Rose

by Jackie French HarperCollins (March 19, 2018)

The war is over. But can there ever truly be peace? 'Thestory is equal parts Downton Abbey and wartimeaction, with enough romance and intrigueto make it 100% not-put-down-able.' - AustralianWomen's Weekly on...


An Orphan’s Courage

by Cathy Sharp HarperCollins (April 19, 2018)

Heartache and hardship in London’s East End, from the bestselling author of The Orphans of Halfpenny Street

St Saviours children’s home in London’s East End has provided a safe refuge for local children...


Child on the Doorstep

by Anne Bennett HarperCollins (February 22, 2018)

The heartbreaking new novel from the bestselling author of The Forget-me-not Child and If You Were the Only Girl.

Angela McClusky is haunted by the young baby that she left on the steps of the workhouse. Born...


The Mistletoe Seller: A heartwarming, romantic novel for Christmas from the Sunday Times bestseller

by Dilly Court HarperCollins (November 02, 2017)

The brand new heartwarming novel from Sunday Times bestseller, Dilly Court

It’s Christmas Eve. Flurries of snow fall on the cobbled streets of Whitechapel and an abandoned baby, swaddled in a blanket, is...


A Little Learning

by Anne Bennett HarperCollins (August 24, 2017)

Can an ordinary girl dare to be different? The compelling new bestseller from Birmingham’s Queen of Fiction

Janet is determined to make something of herself, instead of being chained to a sink with a baby...


The Ashes of London

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (March 28, 2017)

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Silent Boy comes a brand new historical thriller set during the time of the Great Fire of London. The first of an exciting new series of novels.

A...


The Mersey Daughter: A heartwarming Saga full of tears and triumph

by Annie Groves HarperCollins (April 06, 2017)

The brand new Wartime drama novel from bestselling author Annie Groves, perfect for fans of Christmas on the Mersey and Child of the Mersey.

Rita Kennedy has finally seen through her good-for-nothing husband,...


The Boy with the Latch Key (Halfpenny Orphans, Book 4)

by Cathy Sharp HarperCollins (March 09, 2017)

Heartache and hardship in London’s East End, from the bestselling author of The Orphans of Halfpenny Street

It’s the 1950’s and the orphans of Halfpenny Street have found a new home in the Essex countryside...


A Daughter’s Dream (East End Daughters, Book 3)

by Cathy Sharp HarperCollins (January 26, 2017)

Heartache and hardship in London’s East End, from the bestselling author of The Orphans of Halfpenny Street

Amy Robinson and her fiance Matthew are struggling to resist the temptations faced by a soon-to-be-wed...


A Daughter’s Sorrow (East End Daughters, Book 1)

by Cathy Sharp HarperCollins (January 26, 2017)

Heartache and hardship in London’s East End, from the bestselling author of The Orphans of Halfpenny Street

Bridget has always been the one to take on the responsibility for looking after her family. With...


First of the Tudors

by Joanna Hickson HarperCollins (December 01, 2016)

‘A great tale… the golden thread that led to the crown of England’ Conn Iggulden

Jasper Tudor, son of Queen Catherine and her second husband, Owen Tudor, has grown up far from the intrigue of the royal...


Christmas for the Halfpenny Orphans (Halfpenny Orphans, Book 3)

by Cathy Sharp HarperCollins (October 06, 2016)

A gritty and compelling drama from the bestselling author of The Orphans of Halfpenny Street. Perfect for fans of Nadine Dorries and Sheila Jeffries.

Little twin sisters, Sarah and Samantha are all alone in...


Sleeper’s Castle: An epic historical romance from the Sunday Times bestseller

by Barbara Erskine HarperCollins (June 30, 2016)

The Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller.

Two women, centuries apart. Linked in a place haunted by its history . . .

Separated by more than six hundred years of history, two women are drawn together by Sleeper’s...


The King Without a Kingdom (The Accursed Kings, Book 7)

by Maurice Druon HarperCollins (March 29, 2016)

‘This was the original GAME OF THRONES’ George R.R. Martin

Available for the first time in English, THE KING WITHOUT A KINGDOM is the seventh and final volume of The Accursed Kings series.

The reign of the...


Rosie’s War

by Kay Brellend HarperCollins (January 14, 2016)

A compelling wartime drama from the author of The Street, perfect for fans of Pam Weaver and Kitty Neale.

Rosie Gardiner is having a tough war. She’s had to leave her job as a nude at the Windmill in Soho...


The Lily and the Lion

The Accursed Kings #6

by Maurice Druon HarperCollins (November 10, 2015)

‘This was the original game of thrones’ George R.R. Martin

The royal house of France has fallen. Charles IV is dead, fulfilling the curse of the Templars once and for all. This leaves the path to the throne...


The Orphans of Halfpenny Street (Halfpenny Orphans, Book 1)

by Cathy Sharp HarperCollins (September 10, 2015)

Call the Midwife meets Dr Barnardo’s in this gritty drama that will appeal to fans of Nadine Dorries and Kitty Neale.

When there is nowhere else to turn, St Saviour’s will give them hope…

It’s 1947 and...


The Strangled Queen (The Accursed Kings, Book 2)

by Maurice Druon HarperCollins (November 12, 2013)

“This is the original Game of Thrones.” George R.R. Martin.

The King is dead. Long live the King.

With King Philip IV dead, and the Kingdom left in disarray, as the fatal curse of the Templars plagues the...


The Iron King

The Accursed Kings #1

by Maurice Druon HarperCollins (March 26, 2013)

‘This is the original game of thrones’ George R.R. Martin

From the publishers that brought you A Game of Thrones comes the series that inspired George R.R. Martin’s epic work.

France became a great nation...


The Scent of Death

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (October 14, 2014)

*WINNER of the Ellis Peters Historical Dagger Award 2013*

‘Andrew Taylor wrote superb historical fiction long before Hilary Mantel was popular’ Daily Telegraph

From the No.1 bestselling author of THE AMERICAN...


The Windmill Girls

by Kay Brellend HarperCollins (January 15, 2015)

A compelling wartime drama from the author of The Street, perfect for fans of Pam Weaver and Kitty Neale.

The Windmill Theatre was one of the most famous clubs of the 20th century. Its heyday was during WWII...


Christmas on the Mersey

by Annie Groves HarperCollins (October 23, 2014)

An emotional and compelling wartime drama from the author of Only a Mother Knows and A Christmas Promise. Perfect for fans of Katie Flynn.

The phoney war is over and Hitler’s bombs are raining down on the...


On a Wing and a Prayer

by Ruby Jackson HarperCollins (April 09, 2015)

The fourth in a series of books featuring four young women whose lives will be forever changed by WWII. Perfect for fans of Katie Flynn.

Rose Petrie is desperate to do something for the war effort. Despite the...


East End Angel

by Kay Brellend HarperCollins (February 13, 2014)

Two sisters living in London’s tough East End … will Jennifer and Kathy be tough enough to survive?

Katherine and Jennifer Finch are like chalk and cheese: Katherine is a midwife, dedicating her life to...


Red Rose, White Rose

by Joanna Hickson HarperCollins (December 04, 2014)

The powerful story of Cecily Neville, torn between both sides in the War of the Roses, from the best-selling author of The Agincourt Bride.

In fifteenth century England the Neville family rules the north with...


As Time Goes By

by Annie Groves HarperCollins (September 04, 2008)

The Liverpool-based World War II saga from the ‘new Katie Flynn’

When Sam Grey joins the ATS, and is posted to Liverpool she wants to show that she’s as brave as any man, and when she doesn’t get the...


Andrew Taylor 2-Book Collection: The American Boy, The Scent of Death

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (January 29, 2015)

Two historical thrillers from the award-winning and bestselling Andrew Taylor. ‘Taylor wrote superb historical fiction long before Hilary Mantel was popular’ Daily Telegraph

THE AMERICAN BOY: England 1819:...


The She-Wolf

The Accursed Kings #5

by Maurice Druon HarperCollins (March 25, 2015)

“This is the original Game of Thrones.” George R.R. Martin.

Charles IV is now king of France and his sister is Edward II of England’s Queen. Having been imprisoned by Edward as leader of the rebellious...


The Poisoned Crown

The Accursed Kings #3

by Maurice Druon HarperCollins (April 01, 2014)

“This is the original Game of Thrones.” George R.R. Martin.

No man is impervious to the poisons of the crown…

Having murdered his wife and exiled his mistress, King Louis X of France becomes besotted with...


Child of the Mersey

by Annie Groves HarperCollins (August 14, 2014)

A brand new series from the bestselling author of A Christmas Promise. Perfect for fans of Katie Flynn.

For the ordinary people of Empire Street, life will never be the same again.

Kitty Fisher has plenty on...


Churchill’s Angels

by Ruby Jackson HarperCollins (June 01, 2013)

The first in a series of books featuring four young women whose lives will be forever changed by WWII. Perfect for fans of Katie Flynn.

It is 1939 and in the town of Dartford, Grace, Sally and twins Daisy and...


The Strangled Queen

The Accursed Kings #2

by Maurice Druon HarperCollins (April 01, 2013)

“This is the original Game of Thrones.” George R.R. Martin.

The King is dead. Long live the King.

With King Philip IV dead, and the Kingdom left in disarray, as the fatal curse of the Templars plagues the...


A Christmas Gift

by Ruby Jackson HarperCollins (October 09, 2014)

The third in a series of books featuring four young women whose lives will be forever changed by WWII. Perfect for fans of Katie Flynn.

As the daughter of the local cinema manager, Sally Brewer has always dreamed...


Sacrilege (Giordano Bruno, Book 3)

by S. J. Parris HarperCollins (March 01, 2012)

Perfect for fans of C.J. Sansom and The Name of the Rose, the third historical thriller featuring Giordano Bruno, heretic, philosopher and spy.

In the pursuit of power, nothing is sacred…

Summer, 1584. The...


Coronation Day

by Kay Brellend HarperCollins (May 24, 2012)

A gritty and compelling family drama from the author of The Street. Perfect for fans of Kitty Neale.

The toughest street in London, Campbell Road, is due for demolition. One of the last residents remaining,...


Killing Cupid

by Mark Edwards & Louise Voss HarperCollins (January 05, 2012)

He is watching her…

The chillingly brilliant read from Mark Edwards and Louise Voss, the bestselling authors of Catch Your Death.

Doesn’t love always feel this way?

Alex Parkinson is in love with his writing...


Three Letters

by Josephine Cox HarperCollins (February 02, 2012)

The brand new dramatic novel about the power of a father’s love, a little boy’s journey,and the desperate search for a place to call home, from Number 1 best-selling author Josephine Cox.

Eight-year-old...


When the Lights Go On Again

by Annie Groves HarperCollins (August 05, 2010)

The tide is turning, but on the home front, the battle is far from over for the Campions…

Autumn 1944, the allies are invading Italy. On the home front, the Campion family are doing their bit –working tirelessly...


SS-GB

by Len Deighton HarperCollins (May 28, 2009)

In February 1941 British Command surrendered to the Nazis. Churchill has been executed, the King is in the Tower and the SS are in Whitehall…

For nine months Britain has been occupied - a blitzed, depressed...


Man of Honour

by Iain Gale HarperCollins (September 04, 2008)

The first in a stunning new historical adventure series, perfect for all fans of Sharpe

Meet Lieutenant Jack Steel – gentleman, soldier, hero.

Upper Bavaria, 1704. The British army, triumphant, fresh from...


Churchill’s Angels

by Ruby Jackson HarperCollins (May 23, 2013)

The first in a series of books featuring four young women whose lives will be forever changed by WWII. Perfect for fans of Katie Flynn.

It is 1939 and in the town of Dartford, Grace, Sally and twins Daisy and...


The Memory Palace

by Christie Dickason HarperCollins (January 30, 2014)

An epic love story set in the period of Music and Silence, for readers of Rose Tremain and Philippa Gregory.

1639. Zeal Beester, mistress of the rolling Hampshire estate of Hawkridge, is pregnant, unwed, and...


The Wolf Sea (The Oathsworn Series, Book 2)

by Robert Low HarperCollins (February 17, 2011)

The gripping second novel in the Oathsworn series, charting the adventures of a band of Vikings looking for the return of the Rune Sword that will lead them to Attila’s Hoard

A band of brothers, known as the...


Captain of Rome (Masters of the Sea)

by John Stack HarperCollins (January 07, 2010)

The second installment of the thrilling maritime adventure; two mighty empires battle each other for control of the high seas.

Atticus is the young captain of the Aquila, the flagship of the attack fleet of...


The Heart of the Family

by Annie Groves HarperCollins (October 18, 2012)

The much-loved author of ACROSS THE MERSEY tells of Liverpool under bombardment as never before – but the Campion family refuses to give in.

The Campions have always stuck together through danger and sorrow,...


Daughters of Liverpool

by Annie Groves HarperCollins (January 12, 2009)

Evocative and heartrending saga of Liverpool during World War Two, from the author of AS TIME GOES BY – rising star Annie Groves

Katie’s full of trepidation as she arrives in Liverpool. It’s her first...