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By Murray, Annie, author
Paperback.
Published Rearsby: Lamplight Large Print Books, 2020
512 pages (large print)
1940. Birmingham is about to see some of the most devastating air raids of the Blitz. Two very different young women, Violet Simms and Grace Templeton...

By Tate, Barbara, 1927-2009
Hardback.
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2011
384 p. (large print) ; 24 cm
Barbara Tate was 17 when she heard the whispered word that would change her life: Soho. It would take four years for Barbara to escape her loveless home...

By Wilson, Terry
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2012
209 p. (large print)
Growing up in rural Yorkshire in the 1950s, Terry Wilson spent his school days hunting down 'Just William' books, cutting up apples to help with fractions...

By Harrison, Rosina
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2012
426 p. (large print)
This title provides a fascinating look at the life of a lady's maid, and her spirited employer, Lady Astor, in the first half of the 20th century

By Flynn, Katie, author
CD.
Published Oxford: ISIS Soundings, 2013
12 sound discs CDs (14 hrs.)
Miranda Lovage and her mother have a blazing row when Arabella tells her daughter that she can no longer afford their present lifestyle. Miranda goes...

By Wade, Francesca, author
Hardback.
Published London: Faber & Faber, 2020
352 pages ; 24 cm
In London during the interwar years, five women's lives intertwined around one address. Mecklenburgh Square, on the radical fringes of Bloomsbury, was...

By Michaels, Sam, author
Paperback.
Published London: Aria, 2020
400 pages ; 20 cm
It's the 1930s and Georgina Garrett has risen up from her tough beginnings to become the new boss of the Battersea gang. But not everyone is pleased with...

By Lee, Laurie, author
Paperback.
Published London: Viking, 2014
544 pages ; 20 cm New edition
This trilogy is a sequence of early recollections, beginning with the dazzling lights and sounds of Laurie Lee's first footings on earth in a steep Cotswold...

By Holmes, Jenny, 1968- author
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2020
426 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
1936. George Street in Bradford houses a gleaming, brand-new telephone exchange where a group of capable girls works the complicated electrical switchboards...

By Worboyes, Sally, author
Paperback.
Published London: Hodder, 2016
361 pages ; 20 cm
It is 1970 when 20-year-old Cathy falls in love with Johnny Dean, and becomes pregnant. A young docker, Johnny offers to marry Cathy - but what she doesn...
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