Items: 0
Total: £0.00

Helen's Tomorrow

Author:

Shirley Heaton

Synopsis:

Helen, daughter of middle-class mill owners, defies her mother when she marries 'beneath her'. And when tragedy strikes she is left widowed and penniless with two young daughters to support. Determined not to accept charity from her remorseful, guilt-ridden mother, Helen finds success when she returns to her job in antiques. But she is not prepared for the spiteful ways and bitter reprisals of her sister, Laura or the unwanted attention of greedy mill hand, Jack. During a visit to a London exhibition Helen's dreams are shattered once more and, during a traumatic incident, she unexpectedly meets surgeon, Charles Ravel. What will tomorrow hold for Helen?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750545747

Published:

01-03-2018

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

Till The End Of Time

Author:

Shirley Heaton

Synopsis:

1939. Cathy lives happily with her family in Australia, oblivious of the onset of WWII in Europe. In England, young Tom, devastated when his mother leaves the family home in Leeds, is determined to enlist as soon as he is of age. He joins the Royal Navy and is sent to the Far East, arriving in Sydney. Tom meets dance teacher, Cathy at a ballroom and it soon becomes obvious they are destined to be together. But what are their chances of keeping their romance alive when it is inevitable that, once the war is over, Tom must sail back to England?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750543989

Published:

01-04-2017

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

Christmas With The East End Angels

Author:

Rosie Hendry

Synopsis:

It's the most wonderful time of the year - and the East End Angels are working hard to keep Londoners safe. Frankie is trying to keep everything together. She can count on the support of the East End Angels, even in the face of family trouble. Winnie's beloved husband, Mac, is putting himself at risk every day in the bomb disposal unit and she's finding it hard while he's away. Bella's friendship with Winnie's brother, James, is getting closer all the time. Christmas on the Home Front is a hard time with loved ones far away - but the women of the Auxiliary Ambulance service are making do and mending.

Media Format:

Soft Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750547192

Published:

01-12-2019

Price:

£19.99

Quantity:
Add to Basket

East End Angels

Author:

Rosie Hendry

Synopsis:

Strong-willed Winnie loves being part of the crew at Station Seventy-Five but her parents are less than happy. When a tragedy hits too close to home she finds herself wondering if she's cut out for this life after all. Former housemaid Bella was forced to leave the place she loved and is finally starting to build a new life but it seems she may have to start over once again. East-Ender Frankie's sense of loyalty keeps her tied to home so it's not easy for her to stay focused at work. These three very different women soon realise they'll need each other if they're to get through the days ahead.

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750545693

Published:

01-05-2018

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

Secrets Of The East End Angels

Author:

Rosie Hendry

Synopsis:

London, 1941. The East End Angels - Frankie, Bella and Winnie - are settled into life as ambulance crew members at LAAS Station Seventy-Five. Frankie's grandfather is unwell and she promised him she would always look after Ivy, her step-grandmother, but things between the two women are becoming strained. Winnie is making the difficult decisions on call-outs and begins to wonder how much more war and destruction she can take? Bella starts driving the ambulances and is growing closer to James while her love for writing is opening up new doors. Life and war may keep testing the angels but their friendship will see them through the darkest of times.

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750547185

Published:

01-04-2019

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Land Girls At Christmas

Author:

Jenny Holmes

Synopsis:

It's 1941 and as the Second World War rages on, girls from all over the country are signing up to the Women's Land Army. Renowned for their camaraderie and spirit, it is these brave women who step in to take on the gruelling farm work from the men conscripted into the armed forces. When Yorkshire mill girl Una joins the cause, she wonders how she'll adapt to country life. Luckily she's quickly befriended by experienced Land Girls Brenda and Grace. But as Christmas draws ever nearer, the girls' resolve is tested as scandals are revealed, lovers risk being torn apart, and patriotic loyalties are called into question...

Media Format:

Soft Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750547710

Published:

01-12-2019

Price:

£19.99

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Midwives Of Raglan Road

Author:

Jenny Holmes

Synopsis:

Summer, 1936. Newly trained midwife Hazel Price returns to the Yorkshire streets of her childhood, only to find that her modern methods and 'stuck-up' ways bring her into conflict with her family and other formidable residents of Raglan Road. Determined Hazel battles on, assisting with home deliveries and supporting the local GP. The days are long and hard but Hazel brings knowledge and compassion to the work she loves. Then tragedy strikes and accusations fly on Raglan Road. Will Hazel's reputation survive? And what of John, the man she is beginning to fall for - whose side will he take in the war between the old ways and the new?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750545198

Published:

01-02-2018

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Mill Girls Of Albion Lane

Author:

Jenny Holmes

Synopsis:

In a Yorkshire mill town in 1931, Lily Briggs works hard at Calvert Mill to make ends meet and take care of her parents and younger siblings. Saturday nights at the dance hall keep Lily upbeat, and now there's a blossoming romance with childhood friend Harry Bainbridge to put an extra spring in her step, too. But then a run of misfortune threatens Lily's work, home and personal life, and she has to rely on the community at the mill for support. With so many others to worry about, will Lily always put them first, or can she find her own happy ending?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750542982

Published:

01-09-2016

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Shop Girls Of Chapel Street

Author:

Jenny Holmes

Synopsis:

Orphaned young, Violet Wheeler has been brought up by her aunt - but when Winnie dies, she feels she's lost everything. At the Jubilee drapers, amongst the spools of ribbon, skeins of silk and latest thirties fashions, Violet finds a refuge. She's offered a chance to get back on her feet, and with that an unexpected chance to discover love. It's only when a forgotten piece of jewellery with a mysterious note surfaces that Violet is thrown back in to the past again, and starts to wonder what secrets there might be in her family's history. Can her new friends steer Violet towards a happy ending against all the odds?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750543774

Published:

01-02-2017

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Telephone Girls

Author:

Jenny Holmes

Synopsis:

1936. West Yorkshire is home to a gleaming, brand-new telephone exchange where Cynthia, Norma and Millicent work the complicated electrical switchboards. They relish the independence and friendship their jobs have given them. But when a colleague connects a telephone call and listens in to the conversation - breaking one of the telephonists' main rules - the three women become caught up in a story of scandal, corruption and murder. Soon, all their jobs are on the line. In tough times, the telephone girls will need to call on their friends more than ever.

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750547703

Published:

01-01-2020

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

Wedding Bells For Land Girls

Author:

Jenny Holmes

Synopsis:

Summer 1942. Britain is in the depths of war and the Women's Land Army is hard at work looking after the farms while the men are away fighting. For Yorkshire Land Girls and firm friends Grace, Brenda and Una, romance in wartime comes with a host of challenges. There's a wedding to plan, but married bliss is threatened when the time comes for the groom to enlist. With lovers parted, anxious women have no idea whether they'll see their men again. And while single girls dance and flirt, will they be able to find true love among the men who've stayed behind?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750547727

Published:

01-03-2020

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

A Mother's Dilemma

Author:

Emma Hornby

Synopsis:

Minnie Maddox cares deeply for mothers and their babies - she makes a living by taking in unwanted children and finding them good adoptive homes - and is delighted for her neighbour when she finally becomes a mother after decades of trying. But when the baby dies of natural causes while under her roof, and knowing her neighbour will be devastated, Minnie swaps it with one of the infants in her care. Now seventeen, Jewel Nightingale knows nothing of her true origins. But assaulted by her hateful cousin and making the dreadful discovery that she is pregnant, she faces a desperate dilemma.

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750547383

Published:

01-10-2019

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket