Book List in Order: 8 titles

  • In 1954, Peggy, a respectable war widow and librarian, gives birth out of wedlock to Angela, a 'coloured' baby, and due to the prejudice of society and her own deep shame, must give the baby up for adoption. Angela is adopted by a loving and well-mea...


  • For twenty years, Father Ewan McEwan, a Roman Catholic priest, has enjoyed a passionate long-term relationship with Lady Marina Proudfoot, an older woman of great beauty and refinement, whose two-year-old daughter and husband were tragically drowned ...


  • in The Bodleian Murders & other Oxford stories

    The Bodleian Murders is the third collection of short stories, all based around the university city of Oxford. These stories once again cover the range of emotional topics that are skilfully woven into the local landscape from murders motivated by am...


  • A second collection of stories by Oxford writers, ranging from poignantencounters on Magdamen Bridge to a boatman''s lone struggle with the Thames,from stained glass at Christ Church to unusual objects at the bottom of acollege garden. -"Afthermath"...



  • Joe Fortune, a Jewish GP, has been married to Anna, his Aryan beauty, for twenty years, in a relationship that is sustained with great passion and happiness. But in the shadows of their lives, dark secrets are hidden. Joe has long nurtured a desire t...


  • in The Sixpenny Debt & Other Oxford Stories

    From thirteen talented Oxford writers, stories that sweep across town, gown and countryside. Featuring everything from love, lust, loss and death to tortoises and Tchaikovsky, this collection of stories will delight and enthral all those who have a p...


  • in The Sixpenny Debt & Other Oxford Stories

    From thirteen talented Oxford writers, stories that sweep across town, gown and countryside. Featuring everything from love, lust, loss and death to tortoise and Tchaikovsky, this collection of stories will delight and enthral all those who have a pa...