Items: 0
Total: £0.00

The Button Box

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

Clara held onto the precious button, glimmering like a jewel in the dark alleyways of London's notorious Seven Dials. She needed to save her family but who was going to save her? There was a time when the Carter sisters' father was their hero. Now he's a drunk who's gambled away everything they had. It's on Clara's shoulders to save the four sisters from destitution. She dreams of starting a shop that could put a roof over their heads. But the family are in debt to one of the East End's roughest gangs. A mysterious benefactor seems to offer an escape, but it comes at a terrible price...

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750543583

Published:

01-12-2017

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Christmas Card

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

She turned the Christmas card over with her frozen hands, a family gathering at Yuletide. How different it was from her own life. When her father dies leaving Alice and her ailing mother with only his debts, the two grieving women are forced to rely on the begrudging charity of cruel Aunt Jane. Jane tries forcing Alice into a monstrous marriage. When Alice refuses, she is sent to work in a grand house to earn her keep. Alice's only ally is Uncle Rory. But when someone tries to destroy her reputation, Alice can only pray for a little of that Christmas spirit to save her from ruin...

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750543576

Published:

01-05-2017

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Christmas Rose

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

Standing on London's Royal Victoria Dock with the wind biting through her shawl, Rose Munday realises she's been abandoned by her sweetheart. She had risked everything to get to London but, stumbling through the pea soup fog, she has nowhere to go, and no one to turn to. Scared and alone, Rose steps straight into danger, only to be rescued by a woman of the night and her young sidekick, Sparrow. With all hope of her sweetheart's return fading, Rose finds herself forging a new life with her unlikely companions. But a dangerous enemy threatens to ruin them all...

Media Format:

Soft Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750546911

Published:

01-12-2019

Price:

£19.99

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Christmas Wedding

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

Essex 1867. The first flakes of snow are falling when Daisy Marshall finds herself jilted at the altar. After losing her job as governess to the Carrington family, she is forced to leave London and everything she knows. Heartbroken, Daisy finds herself in the small coastal village of Little Creek in Essex. There she is warmly welcomed - but the village is poverty-stricken and hit by a cholera outbreak. Determined to help, Daisy makes new friends with earnest doctor Nicholas and dashing smuggler Jay - but also dangerous new enemies, who threaten to destroy everything she's built. Can Daisy save the village and find happiness in time for Christmas?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750547901

Published:

01-12-2019

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Mistletoe Seller

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

It's Christmas Eve. Flurries of snow fall on the cobbled streets of Whitechapel and an abandoned baby, swaddled in a blanket, is found on a doorstep in Angel Alley... Named after the street on which she was abandoned, Angel Winter is taken into a loving home. But fate deals a cruel blow and she's thrown out to fend for herself. Angel scratches a living selling mistletoe in Covent Garden market. Although struggling, she will never sell her only treasure, the gold and ruby ring that was hidden in her swaddling when she was abandoned. It could hold the key to the secrets of her past...

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750545914

Published:

01-11-2018

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Orphan's Dream

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

Mirabel Cutler was raised by her father to be a lady. But when he dies suddenly Mirabel finds herself cast out on the street by her ruthless stepmother. She is taken to a place of refuge by charismatic sea captain Jack Starke. But the haven turns out to be a house of ill-repute. Here she catches the eye of Hubert Kettle. Mirabel has fallen in love with Jack Starke, but when she hears that his ship has foundered and all were lost, she accepts Hubert's offer of marriage. Mirabel is determined to make the best of her life, until her life is thrown into turmoil once more.

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750542470

Published:

01-03-2016

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The River Maid

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

Hardworking Essie Chapman lives with her boatman father on the banks of the Thames. When an accident leaves him bedridden with only ale to ease his pain, it is Essie who takes up the oars for the family's survival, risking her life to ferry passengers across the dangerous waters. One night, Essie transports a mysterious man from a foreign ship to the docks, a man who gives her no more than his name - Raven. And against her will, Essie finds herself on a ship bound for the Australian penal colonies. Plunged into terrible danger, Essie embarks on a perilous journey to the other side of the world...

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750546935

Published:

01-01-2019

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Summer Maiden

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

Wapping, London, 1873. When Carrie Manning's father dies unexpectedly, her family is plunged into mourning. The curtains are drawn, the clocks stopped and with an increasing feeling of dread, Carrie learns that the family's fortunes have floundered. A life of destitution beckons. Their last ship is lost at sea, and until it finds safe passage, Carrie has no choice but to seek work with the Colvilles, a rival family who reap the rewards from her father's ruin. Dependent on the Colvilles' pity, Carrie becomes a companion to Maria, the youngest granddaughter. But on a quest to help Maria, Carrie unearths devastating secrets between the families.

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750546928

Published:

01-06-2019

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

The Swan Maid

Author:

Dilly Court

Synopsis:

Lottie Lane is a chambermaid at one of London's busiest inns. Condemned to a life of drudgery and at the mercy of a vicious landlady, Lottie is too worn out to even dream of a better life. Until one night an injured soldier is brought to The Swan. Lottie nurses him back from the dead and suddenly everything changes. She finds herself following the drum of the soldiers, from the docks of Chatham to the despair of a far flung battlefield. When tragedy strikes, the threat of destitution nips at her heels and Lottie is in dire need of a miracle...

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750543309

Published:

01-12-2016

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

A Place To Call Home

Author:

Tania Crosse

Synopsis:

Thrown together by tragic circumstances some years previously, Meg and Clarrie's hard-won friendship eventually brought them both some sense of peace. But how deep do their feelings run, and how long can their happiness last? The outbreak of war brings a new set of concerns and emotions, especially with the arrival of the evacuees who come to share their home and lives. Can they unite to form a bond powerful enough to sustain them through the darkest days of war? And what will happen when an enemy from Meg's past comes back to haunt her?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750546492

Published:

01-09-2018

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

Nobody's Girl

Author:

Tania Crosse

Synopsis:

The boom years immediately after the Great War bring nothing but happiness for wealthy industrialist Wigmore Stratfield-Whyte and his wife Clarissa - until tragedy robs them of their greatest treasure. Many years later, a horrific fatal accident brings young Meg Chandler, a spirited farmer's daughter, into their lives. Meg wants nothing to do with them, but Clarissa is drawn irresistibly towards the bereaved girl and will move heaven and earth to help her. Will Meg allow Clarissa into her own shattered life, and can the two share a future happiness together? And will Meg's new acquaintances bring her the contentment she craves - or seek to destroy her?

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750544948

Published:

01-02-2018

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket

Evie's Allies

Author:

Kitty Danton

Synopsis:

After having her heart broken not once but twice, Evie Yeo has sworn off men and is focusing on her job teaching at the village school. Her class is much bigger now that evacuees have come to Lymbridge and if she thought her previous boss - the mother of her scoundrel of an ex-fiance - was bad, she's in for a tough term as new headmaster, Mr Bassett, is already proving to be more difficult. Wartime is a time to come together but when a familiar face returns, Evie might find that her broken heart isn't as easy to forget as she'd hoped...

Media Format:

Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750543897

Published:

01-07-2017

Price:

£18.79

Quantity:
Add to Basket