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The Outcast Girls by Alys Clare is out now!

Posted on October 2, 2020

Felix and Lily are called on to investigate the mysterious disappearance of young girls from Shardlowes School, which seems to be the repository for the unloved or ‘outcast.’  Lily goes undercover as a matron at the school. With some help from Felix’s colourful contacts in  London’s theatre world  unsavoury details …

Secrets of the Railway Girls by Maisie Thomas is out now!

Posted on September 17, 2020

Manchester, November 1940 As the war continues and secrets threaten the railway girls, they will discover the true meaning of friendship. This second novel in the uplifting railway girls series that shows just how important friendship and love is in a time of uncertainty and change. Perfect for fans of …

Celia Dodd’s wonderful The Empty Nest reissued!

Posted on September 14, 2020

Celia’s uplifting practical and inspiring guide to adjusting to life after your children leave home has been reissued by Piatkus.  An empowering and essential guide to those facing an empty nest, but not an empty future.

When Secrets Set Sail by Sita Brahmachari is Blackwell’s Book of the Month!

Posted on August 20, 2020

Blackwell’s Children’s Book of the Month is When Secrets Sail by award-winning author, Sita Brahmachari. Quiet Usha and her straight-talking adoptive sister Imitiaz are both being haunted by ghosts that the other can’t see. What are the ghosts trying to tell them about the history of their house and secrets …

Noor-Un-Nissa Inayat Khan by Sufiya Ahmed is out now!

Posted on August 6, 2020

Sufiya Ahmed tells the thrilling true story of British-Indian World War Two heroine, Noor-un-Nissa Inayat Khan.  Noor was an Indian princess who worked as a SOE to help the French Resistance. Out now as part of Scholastic’s gripping My Story series.