Book List:54 titles
  • Iain stood for a few minutes on the little bridge that crossed the burn and looked at the house—he felt that he had betrayed it. No people save his own had ever lived in the house, and now he had sold it into slavery. For three months it would shel...


  • Newlyweds Rhoda and James arrive at their new home, Boscath Farm House near the Scottish village of Mureth. James must adjust to the responsibility of running a sheep farm - and Rhoda, an accomplished artist used to the bright lights and bustle of Lo...


  • When their father dies, none of the three Harcourt girls Helen, Jane and Rosalie are particularly upset. Gerald Harcourt was a distant figure in their lives and he is easily forgotten. The loss of the family’s income, however, is not something so...


  • At short notice Gerald Burleigh Brown is asked to take a deer-stalking holiday in place of his brother-in-law. The old hunting lodge where Gerald stays is miles from the nearest village and surrounded by the forest with its high rocky hills. Apart fr...


  • Gerald Brown is a handsome and brilliant young engineer - wrongfully accused of stealing diamonds from his South African firm. Why has he been framed? Elizabeth Burleigh is a beautiful and talented West End actress - compelled to deny herself what ...



  • Recently married to Charles, Sarah is furnishing a cottage in Scotland and starting on a life in sharp contrast to their wartime experiences. Their full entrance into village life is helped by Sarah's delightful grandparents, who have given them the ...


  • With the help of her old diaries, Sarah Morris recounts her life story. The daughter of an English vicar, she begins by telling of her happy childhood with her brothers and sister in their country village. As a teenager, Sarah's brother brings home a...


  • When Elfrida Jane Ware inherits the House on the Cliff, she is determined to settle down to a quiet life and forget the man she once loved. But Devonshire is vastly different from the world she had known as a struggling young actress. Ignorant of loc...






  • Katherine Wentworth has married her hero, Alec Macfarlane. On their honeymoon in the Scottish Highlands, she can scarcely believe that the four previous lonely years can have been replaced by so much joy. But her unclouded happiness does not last lon...



  • A Scottish widow attempts to bring up her stepson and her own twins as their father would wish, in spite of an autocratic, interfering father-in-law....



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    Julia Harburn is engaged to the extremely proper Morland Beverly; and everyone expects them to marry and settle down. But an unexpected conversation with a handsome stranger on a London park bench has unforeseen results that alter the course of Julia...



  • Bel is an English country girl who moves to London and begins working as a secretary for a prominent shipping company. Eventually, shy Bell attracts the attention of Mr. Brownlee, a younger-ish partner at the firm. This causes discord in the office. ...


  • The tangled destinies of an unusual family are played out against the backdrop of the English countryside where two pretty sisters and a beautiful widow take center stage in a drama of dangerous flirtation and backstairs gossip. Esther Musgrave, an a...


  • Patty, her brother Rae, and their friend Will had always filled the grand old halls of Langford House with youthful laughter. War changed all that. It took Rae from them forever, and it brought Will back a man. Now Will and Patty, as man and woman...


  • When Barbie has her fortune read from a tea-cup she is told to beware a tall stranger who will cross her path....


  • Summerhills continues the story of the lives and loves of the Ayrton family, in particular that of Major Roger Ayrton M.C., his brother and three young half-sisters. Roger has made the Army his career. Anne has settled down as housekeeper to old Mr O...


  • Five young Ayrtons all grew up at Amberwell, playing in the gardens and preparing themselves to venture out into the world. To each of these children, Amberwell meant something different, but common to all of them was the idea that Amberwell was more...


  • Headmistress of a girl's school in England takes a vacation on an island and finds herself falling in love with a laird......


  • Charlotte Fairlie is a successful, elegant career woman. Still in her 20s, she has landed a job as headmistress of her old school. She is admired and liked by both staff and pupils - but she begins to feel there is something missing in her well-organ...


  • David Kirke has five windows in his life. We follow him as he makes his way in the world from his sheltered childhood in the Scottish Border hills to a tall grey house in Edinburgh, a dingy London boarding house and his own attic flat high above a C...


  • Sometimes it is difficult to see clearly in what direction one’s duty lies (and especially difficult for people like myself with a husband in one part of the world and children in another) but Tim and I, talking it over together in cold blood, deci...


  • A London artist tries to adjust to her new life on a Scottish farm and, in painting everything around her, turns up some buried secrets and a long-hidden scandal....



  • Since being widowed, Caroline Dering has been content to live her life solely for her children. Then the mysterious Robert Shepperton arrives in the village. At first, Caroline's gentle heart is simply touched by his obvious unhappiness; until gradua...


  • Dinah's husband is killed in a flying accident, leaving her with four children to bring up. When she was nineteen and Gilbert was a sort of fairy prince, she had loved him madly, but gradually she had begun to realize that he was not quite so wonder...






  • Dinah's husband is killed in a flying accident, leaving her with four children to bring up. When she was nineteen and Gilbert was a sort of fairy prince, she had loved him madly, but gradually she had begun to realize that he was not quite so wonderf...


  • Naturally, as per the title, Hester takes a position as an assistant manager at a manor-turned-small hotel near Edinburgh. During the course of the novel, one marriage breaks up while another seems imminent, thanks to some help with what seemed to be...



  • No Matter What Life Throws at Them, the Grace Sisters Always Have Each Other The four Grace sisters-Liz, Sal, Tilly, and Addie-love their quiet life in the country village of Chevis Green. To some, their insular world might seem dull, but the siste...


  • Antonia Melville was fragile and shy as an adolescent -- overshadowed by a beloved and adventurous sister, she often found contentment by slipping into the "listening valley" of her imagination. How Antonia emerges from her private cocoon is the subj...


  • In name and by birth, Celia was a Dunne. She had inherited the beautiful old family home by the Rydd Water – but was she bound to live her life by the principles of her predecessors? Was there some hidden restraint that compelled her to heed the pa...


  • Nothing Goes Unnoticed in the Small Town of Wandlebury! Much as changed in Wandlebury since Barbara Buncle (now Barbara Abbott) first moved to the charming English village. But as the mistress of her own home with two small children to look after, B...



  • There is so much War News in News Bulletins, in Newspapers, and so much talk about the war that I do not intend to write about it in my diary. Indeed my diary is a sort of escape from the war . . . though it is almost impossible to escape from the an...







  • When John Darnay's wife leaves him, independent and strongwilled young Sue Pringle decides to remain as his housekeeper in spite of what the people of their small Scottish village might say. It never occurs to her that she might fall in love with the...


  • A masterpiece of light amusement from the remarkable D.E. Stevenson Sue Pringle shocks her family by her uncharacteristically impulsive decision to accept a post as housekeeper to Mr and Mrs Darnay, throwing their hopes of her marrying a local suitor...



  • A Marriage and a Sudden Move to a New Town Won't Slow This Mischievous Writer Down! Barbara Buncle: bestselling novelist, new wife...new neighbor? In this charming follow-up to Miss Buncle's Book , the intrepid writer ...



  • Love, Loss, and Love Again... Charlotte Dean enjoys nothing more than the solitude of her London flat and the monotonous days of her work at a travel bookshop. But when her younger sister unceremoniously bursts into her quiet life one afternoon, Ch...






  • Mrs Tim travels to the Highlands of Scotland and is involved in a plot to rescue a naval officer from the toils of a siren; but, alas, the best laid plans 'gang aft agley'. She observes her fellow men and women with sympathy and humour and records he...


  • "Watch as Barbara Buncle blossoms and finds within herself the strength that's always been there, just waiting for its chance. RECOMMENDED READ " Dear Author From beloved author D.E. Stevenson-who's sold more than seven million books worldwide-com...


  • Vivacious, young Hester Christie tries to run her home like clockwork, as would befit the wife of British Army officer, Tim Christie. However hard Mrs Tim strives for seamless living amidst the other army wives, she is always moving flat-out to remem...


  • Vivacious, young Hester Christie tries to run her home like clockwork, as would befit the wife of British Army officer, Tim Christie. However hard Mrs Tim strives for seamless living, she is always trying to remember groceries, rule lively children a...


  • Beth Kerr is the daughter of the boatman in the small village of Kintoul. Her mother died at an early age, after an unhappy marriage that caused her family to cast her aside. As the years pass, Beth grows into a beautiful young woman, watched over by...