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The Victorian Governess: Research

The Victorian Governess, by Katherine Hughes, gives a straight forward account of what life was really like for those women who floated uneasily on the border between servant and lady.

The Victorian House

The Victorian House by Judith Flanders: Research Books

I have just finished The Victorian House by Judith Flanders. After writing five books set in the Victorian period, I felt my research needed topping up. Well, I couldn’t have started with a better book.

What I Was - Review

A beguiling, slow-paced YA novel about love and identity in 1960s England.

DEATH AND THE DREADNOUGHT

DEATH AND THE DREADNOUGHT - REVIEW

A fast-paced historical thriller with a lovable rogue.

THE ESSEX SERPENT

THE ESSEX SERPENT - REVIEW

Historical literary fiction which speculates about the different forms of love and life in our society. 

THE SILENT COMPANIONS - REVIEW

THE SILENT COMPANIONS - REVIEW

A Victorian ghost story with a creepy, gothic atmosphere.

THE COTTINGLEY SECRET

THE COTTINGLEY SECRET – REVIEW

A beautiful time-slip novel about the power of belief and following your heart.

THE VANISHING OF AUDREY WILDE

THE VANISHING OF AUDREY WILDE – REVIEW

A gothic time-slip novel set against the gorgeous backdrop of a Cotswold manor.

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