Book List in Order:8 titles

  • White Lies is the tenth novel by a long-established writer of contemporary women's fiction. It's a poignant tale which explores the joys and hazards of adoption, skilfully and movingly told from the perspectives of three women over half a century. Be...


  • Malpractice and mayhem - the events of a single day in a residential home for the elderly are described with humour and compassion in this pacey novel. Edith was a child when Stoneycrest was her family home. Now she's an alert and watchful resident. ...






  • While on holiday in Greece Violet Sharpe ends up in hospital, unable to speak the language or to pay the bill. An SOS is sent to her 18-year-old great-nephew Stephen, and this is the story of the relationship that develops between these two unlikely ...


  • (extracts from the jacket of the Hamish Hamilton edition)Katherine Mullen faces a commonplace tragedy.  After twenty years of marriage her husband leaves her for a younger woman and she must try to construct a new life for herself and her two teenag...