READING PILE

My reading pile: (updated 13/06/2017)

  • A DANGEROUS CROSSING by Rachel Rhys
  • A FATE WORSE THAN DEATH by Dolores Gordon-Smith
  • A RAKES VOW by Stephanie Laurens 
  • A SEASON OF LEAVES by Catherine Law
  • A WAY THROUGH THE WOODS by Katherine McMahon
  • A WEEK IN PARIS by Rachel Hore
  • ADAM LOVEDAY by Kate Tremayne
  • AFTER CLARE by Marjorie Eccles
  • AFTER MIDNIGHT by Robert Ryan
  • AGAINST A CRIMSON SKY by James Conroyd Martin
  • AIRBORNE by Robert Radcliffe
  • ALMOST A HERO by Ken McCoy 
  • APRIL LADY by Georgette Heyer
  • ARRANGEMENT,THE by Mary Balogh
  • ASHGROVE, THE by Diney Costeloe 
  • AT THE EDGE OF SUMMER by Jessica Brockmole
  • AT THE EDGE OF THE ORCHARD by Tracy Chevalier 
  • AT THE WATER'S EDGE by Sara Gruen
  • AUSTRALIA STREET by Ann Whitehead
  • BARELY A LADY by Eileen Dreyer
  • BARNABY RUDGE by Charles Dickens
  • BEAST'S GARDEN, THE by Kate Forsyth
  • BEAUTIFUL BLUE DEATH, A by Charles Finch
  • BETSY AND THE EMPEROR by Anne Whitehead
  • BEYOND ALL FRONTIERS by Elizabeth Darrell 
  • BEYOND THE WILD RIVER by Sarah Maine
  • BIRDCAGE WALK by Helen Dunmore
  • BLACK ARROW,THE by Robert Louis Stevenson 
  • BLACK DRESS, THE by Pamela Freeman
  • BLACK RABBIT HALL by Eve Chase 
  • BLUE SKIES AND GUNFIRE by K.M. Peyton
  • BOOK OF FIRES, THE by Jane Borodale
  • BROKEN MUSIC by Marjorie Eccles 
  • CAVALIER QUEEN by Fiona Mountain
  • CHASE,THE by Cheryl Sawyer
  • COLLECTOR OF DYING BREATHS,THE by M.J. Rose 
  • COLONEL JACK by Daniel Defoe 
  • CONVICT AND THE SOLDIER, THE by John P.F. Lynch
  • CREW,THE by Margaret Mayhew
  • CRIMSON AND BONE by Marina Fiorato

  • CRY OF THE CURLEW by Peter Watt

  • CUCKOLD POINT by Patrick Easter

  • CURRAWONG MANOR by Josephine Pennicott

  • DANCING AT THE VICTORY CAFE by Leah Fleming

  • DANCING IN THE MOONLIGHT, Rita Bradshaw 

  • DARLING STRUMPET, THE by Gillian Bagwell

  • DAUGHTER OF AUSTRALIA by Harmony Verna

  • DAUGHTER OF THE HOUSE by Rosie Thomas

  • DEATH COMES TO THE VILLAGE by Catherine Lloyd 

  • DEATH OF A RADICAL by Rebecca Jenkins

  • DEERBROOK by Harriet Martineau 

  • DEVIL ON MY SHOULDER by Janet Mary Tomson 

  • DEVIL WATER by Anya Seton

  • DEVIL'S BROOD by Sharon Kay Penman

  • DISSECTION OF MURDER, A by Felicity Young 

  • DISTANT THUNDER by T.D. Griggs

  • DIVIDED INHERITANCE, A by Deborah Swift

  • DOCTOR DEATH by Lene Kaaberol

  • DRESSMAKER OF DACHAU,THE by Mary Chamberlain 

  • DUST THAT FALLS FROM DREAMS, THE by Louis de Bernieres

  • EVERYONE BRAVE IS FORGIVEN by Chris Cleave

  • EXCHANGE OF PRINCESSES, THE by Chantal Thomas 

  • FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD by Thomas Hardy 

  • FATAL TREE, THE by Jake Arnott

  • FERNEY by James Long 

  • FLAMBARDS by K.M. Peyton 

  • FLIGHT OF DREAMS by Ariel Lawhon 

  • FORGOTTEN ROOM, THE by Karen White, Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig

  • FORWARD, THE BAGGAGE! by Arthur Eaglestone

  • FROM THE CHARRED REMAINS by Susanna Calkins  

  • FROM THIS DAY FORTH by Janet Woods

  • GALLOWS GIRL, THE by Melanie Gifford

  • GHOST FIELDS,THE by Elly Griffiths 

  • GHOST OF THE EMPIRE by Justin Sheedy

  • GHOST OF THE MARY CELESTE, THE by Valerie Martin

  • GHOSTWRITER,THE by John Harwood

  • GIRL FROM THE TRAIN, THE by Irma Joubert

  • GIRL ON THE CLIFF, THE by Lucinda Riley

  • GIRL ON THE GOLDEN COIN by Marci Jefferson

  • GO SET A WATCHMAN by Harper Lee

  • GOLDEN WIDOWS,THE by Isolde Martyn

  • GOOD SOLDIER,THE by Ford Maddox Ford 

  • GOODBYE PICCADILLY by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

  • GOVERNOR'S LADIES, THE by Deryn Lake

  • GREEN BRANCH, THE by Edith Pargeter

  • HATBOX LETTERS, THE by Beth Powning

  • HAVISHAM by Ronald Frame 

  • HEAVEN TREE, THE by Edith Pargeter

  • HEROES' WELCOME,THE by Louisa Young 

  • HIGH FLYER, THE by Elizabeth Darrell

  • HIGHWAYMAN'S DAUGHTER by Henriette Gyland 

  • HOMELAND by E.V. Thompson 

  • HOMESMAN, THE by Glendon Swarthout 

  • HONEYFIELD BEQUEST, THE by Anna Jacobs

  • HOPE AGAINST HOPE by Sally Zigmond

  • HOUSE BY THE LAKE, THE by Ella Carey

  • HOUSE OF SHADOWS by Nicola Cornick

  • HOUSE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE, THE by John Boyne

  • HOUSE OF WAR AND WITNESS,THE by Mike, Linda & Louise Carey

  • HOUSE ON THE STRAND,THE by Daphne du Maurier 

  • HUNGRY HILL by Daphne du Maurier 

  • I'LL SEE YOU IN PARIS by Michelle Gable

  • IF I COULD TELL YOU by Elizabeth Wilhide

  • IF YOU GO AWAY by Adele Parks 

  • IN FALLING SNOW by Mary-Rose MacColl

  • IN THE SHADOW OF LADY JANE by Edward Charles 

  • INN ON THE MARSH,THE by Lena Kennedy

  • INTO THE VALLEY OF DEATH by A.L. Berridge

  • ISABELLA by Fiona Mountain 

  • JACOBITE TRILOGY, THE by D.K. Broster

  • JAM AND ROSES by Mary Gibson 

  • JEWEL OF THE NORTH by Tricia Stringer

  • JULIET'S NURSE by Lois Leveen 

  • KATHERINE by Anya Seton

  • KEEPER OF SECRETS, THE by Judith Cutler

  • KILL-DEVIL AND WATER by Andrew Pepper

  • KINGMAKER: WINTER PILGRIMS by Toby Clements

  • KOMMANDANT'S GIRL,THE by Pam Jenoff

  • LADY WORSLEY'S WHIM by Hallie Rubenhold

  • LADY'S SLIPPER, THE by Deborah Swift

  • LARK RISE TO CANDLEFORD by Flora Thompson 

  • LAST DAYS OF NEWGATE, THE by Andrew Pepper

  • LEGACY by Charlotte Grey

  • LEGACY, THE by Katherine Webb

  • LEOPARDS OF NORMANDY: DEVIL,THE by David Churchill 

  • LIEUTENANT,THE by Kate Grenville

  • LIFEBOAT, THE by Charlotte Rogan

  • LONGEST JOURNEY, THE by Betty McInnes

  • LOST CHILD, THE by Caryl Phillips

  • LOST GARDEN, THE by Helen Humphreys

  • LOST GARDEN, THE by Katharine Swartz

  • LOVEDAY FORTUNES, THE by Kate Tremayne

  • LOVERS OF AMHERST,THE by William Nicholson

  • LOVING SPIRIT, THE by Daphne Du Maurier 

  • MADWOMAN UPSTAIRS, THE by Catherine Lowell

  • MAHARAJAH'S GENERAL,THE by Paul Fraser Collard

  • MARCH by Geraldine brooks

  • MARRYING THE MAJOR by Joanna Maitland

  • MARY BARTON by Elizabeth Gaskell 

  • MAY 1812 by M.M. Bennetts

  • MID-WINTER by John Buchan 

  • MISSING PIECES by Heather Gudenkauf

  • MOMENT OF SILENCE, A by Anna Dean

  • MOON FIELD,THE by Judith Allnatt

  • MRS.COOK: THE REAL AND IMAGINED LIFE OF THE CAPTAIN'S WIFE by Marele Day

  • MRS.LINCOLN'S RIVAL by Jennifer Chiaverini 

  • MUDDY BOOTS AND SILK STOCKINGS by Julia Stoneham

  • MURDER AT ROSAMUND'S GATE,A by Susanna Calkins

  • MURDER AT THE BREAKERS by Alyssa Maxwell

  • MURDER AT THE BRIGHTWELL by Ashley Weaver

  • MY DEAR, I WANTED TO TELL YOU by Louisa Young

  • MY FATHER'S MOON by Elizabeth Jolley

  • MY LOVE MUST WAIT by Ernestine Hill

  • MY MOTHER'S SECRET by J.L. Wetterick 

  • NAPOLEON'S LAST ISLAND by Tom Keneally 

  • NIGHT IN QUESTION, THE by Laurie Graham 

  • NIGHTINGALE, THE by Kristin Hannah

  • NOCTURNE by Diane Armstrong 

  • NO GREATER LOVE by Justin Sheedy

  • NO NAME, Wilkie Collins 

  • NO PLACE FOR A LADY by Gill Paul 

  • NORTH AND SOUTH by Elizabeth Gaskell

  • NORTH WATER, THE by Ian McGuire

  • ONCE A RAKE by Eileen Dreyer 

  • ONE SUMMER AT DEER'S LEAP by Elizabeth Elgin

  • PAINTED LADY by Richard Masefield

  • PAIR OF SILVER WINGS,A by James Holland

  • PALACE OF TEARS by Julian Leatherdale

  • PAPER PLANES by Steve Worland 

  • PATHFINDER, THE by Margaret Mayhew

  • PERSONAL HISTORY OF RACHEL DUPREE,THE by Ann Weisgarber

  • PLAGUE DOGS,THE by Richard Adams

  • PLAGUE LAND by S.D. Sykes

  • POLAND by James A. Michener

  • PRECIOUS THINGS by Kelly Doust

  • PRETENDER'S LADY, THE by Alan Gold

  • PRICE OF GLORY,THE by Seth Hunter

  • PROMISE,THE by Ann Weisgarber

  • PROPOSAL,THE by Mary Balogh

  • PUSH NOT THE RIVER by James Conroyd Martin 

  • RAILWAYMAN'S WIFE, THE by Ashley Kay

  • REDCOAT BY David Crookes

  • RELUCTANT SUITOR,THE by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss 

  • REMEMBER ME by Lesley Pearse

  • RETURN TO FOURWINDS by Elisabeth Gifford

  • REVENGE OF CAPTAIN PAINE,THE by Andrew Pepper 

  • RIVER HOUSE, THE by Janita Cunnington 

  • ROMANCE READER'S GUIDE TO LIFE, THE by Sharon Pywell

  • ROSE OF SEBASTOPOL, THE by Katherine McMahon

  • ROSES HAVE THORNS by Sandra Byrd 

  • ROUGH PASSAGE TO LONDON by Robin Lloyd

  • RUTH'S JOURNEY by Donald McCaig 

  • SALAMANCA DRUM, THE by Dorothy Eden

  • SARA DANE by Catherine Gaskin 

  • SARAH THORNHILL, Kate Grenville 

  • SCANDALOUS LIFE OF SASHA TORTE by Lesley Truffle

  • SCAPEGOAT, THE by Daphne du Maurier 

  • SCARLET SEED, THE by Edith Pargeter

  • SCARLET SHADOWS by Elizabeth Darrell

  • SHE RISES by Kate Worsley

  • SHIRLEY by Charlotte Bronte 

  • SEA CAPTAIN'S WIFE, THE by Beth Powning

  • SECRET FATE OF MARY WATSON,THE by Judy Johnson

  • SECRET HEIRESS by Luke Devenish

  • SECRET LIFE OF VIOLET GRANT, THE by Beatriz Williams

  • SECRET MANDARIN, THE by Sara Sheridan

  • SECRET RIVER,THE by Kate Grenville 

  • SECRET ROOMS, THE by Catherine Bailey

  • SECRETS OF SIR RICHARD KENWORTHY,THE by Julia Quinn 

  • SECRETS WE SHARE,THE by Emma Hannigan 

  • SEPTEMBER GARDEN, THE by Catherine Law

  • SEPTEMBER MOON by Candice Proctor 

  • SHADOW OF THE MOON by M.M. Kaye

  • SHIRALEE,THE by D'Arcy Niland

  • SILENT TIDE by Rachel Hore 

  • SILVER HIGHWAYS, THE by Malcolm Macdonald

  • SILVER THREAD,THE by Kylie Fitzpatrick

  • SOLDIER'S WIFE, THE by Pamela Hart 

  • SOMEWHERE IN FRANCE by Jennifer Robson

  • SONGS OF LOVE AND WAR by Santa Montefiore

  • SOUND OF THE MOUNTAIN,THE by Yasunari Kawabata  

  • SOUTH RIDING by Winifred Holtby

  • SPELL OF WINTER, A by Helen Dunmore 

  • SPITFIRE GIRL by Lily Baxter 

  • SPLINTERED KINGDOM,THE by James Aitcheson

  • SPOOL OF BLUE THREAD,A by Anne Tyler 

  • STEPS TO THE GALLOWS by Edward Marston

  • STORMS OF WAR,THE by Kate Williams

  • STORY OF LAND AND SEA,THE by Katy Simpson Smith

  • SUITE FRANCAIS by Irene Nemirovsky

  • SUMMER BEFORE THE WAR by Helen Simonson

  • SUMMERFORD'S AUTUMN by Barbara Gaskell Denvil

  • SUNSET RIDGE by Nicole Alexander

  • TAG by Barry Heard

  • TAMING OF THE QUEEN, THE by Philippa Gregory

  • TASTE OF SORROW,THE by Jude Morgan

  • THORNFIELD HALL by Jane Stubbs 

  • THOSE IN PERIL by Margaret Mayhew

  • THROWAWAY CHILDREN, THE by Diney Costeloe

  • TO CAPTURE WHAT WE CANNOT KEEP by Beatrice Colin

  • TO DIE FOR by Sandra Byrd 

  • TO NAME THOSE LOST by Rohan Wilson

  • TOUCH, THE by Colleen McCullough 

  • TRAITOR'S GIRL, THE by Christine Wells

  • TRAITOR'S TEARS,A by Fiona Buckley

  • TRAITOR'S WIFE,THE by Allison Pataki

  • TREASON'S RIVER by Edwin Thomas

  • TWO HOTEL FRANCFORTS,THE by David Leavitt 

  • TWO SISTERS,THE by H.E. Bates

  • TWO STRANGERS by Beryl Matthews

  • UNDER CAPRICORN by Helen Simpson

  • VELVET HOURS, THE by Alyson Richman

  • VERY PRIVATE DIARY, A by Mary Morris (Non-fiction)

  • VINTNER'S LETTERS, THE by Peter McAra

  • WAKE by Anna Hope

  • WANTING by Richard Flannagan

  • WAR AND PEACE by Leo Tolstoy 

  • WAR BRIDE, THE by Pamela Hart

  • WARSAW CONSPIRACY by James Conroyd Martin

  • WATCH THE LADY by Elizabeth Fremantle 

  • WATERLOO THE BRAVEST MAN by Andrew Swanston 

  • WE WERE THE LUCKY ONES by Georgia Hunter

  • WHISPERS OF HEAVEN by Candice Proctor

  • WHOSE BUSINESS IS TO DIE? by Adrian Goldsworthy

  • WINTER JOURNEY by Diane Armstrong 

  • WOMEN IN THE CASTLE, THE by Jessica Shattuck

  • YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS, A by Sarah Winman