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The Sewing Room Girl by Susanna Bavin is out now!

Posted on November 22, 2018

Born into service, sixteen-year-old Juliet Harper has always idolised her mother, Agnes. But Agnes is haunted by what could have been, and the glamorous life she might have lived if she stayed in Manchester rather than settling down in the Lancashire moorland with her husband. Life takes another unexpected turn …

Me Cheeta adapted by Stef Penney on Radio 4

Posted on November 1, 2018

Stef Penney’s adaptation of the hilarious satire, Me Cheeta, My Life in Hollywood, will be broadcast on Radio 4 on Saturday, November 3rd, at 2.30pm, and available on iPlayer shortly afterwards. Me Cheeta, My Life in Hollywood, the purported bio of Tarzan’s chimpanzee is both a wicked satire on celebrity memoirs and a love …

25 Days ‘Til Christmas by Poppy Alexander is out now!

Posted on November 1, 2018

Christmas is a time to get together… Kate Thompson used to love Christmas. But that was before her husband went away with the army and didn’t come home. Now she can hardly stand the festive season. But Kate knows there is more to life than this, and her son Jack …

The Other Wife by Juliet Bell is out now!

Posted on November 1, 2018

Don’t miss this sweeping historical epic, perfect for fans of Gill Paul and Dinah Jeffries. Outback Australia, 1981 After a terrible childhood, Jane comes to Thornfield as nanny to the adorable Adele, watched over by the handsome and enigmatic Edward. Plain and inexperienced, Jane would never dream of being more …

The Tilbury Poppies by Sue Wilsher is out now!

Posted on October 25, 2018

The Tilbury Poppies is now out with Sphere (Little Brown). Essex, 1916 Lily is a housemaid up at St Clere’s Hall. But times are changing with the outbreak of war. With a husband bent on signing up for the trenches and a lecherous master of the house, Lily is forced …