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By Harwood, John, 1946- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 2013
A young woman wakes in a strange bed beneath coarse sheets. The bare walls are a dismal green, and a sickly light filters through a metal grille. Doctor...

By Court, Dilly, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Arrow Books, 2013
Circumstances force eight-year-old Sarah Scrase and her widowed mother Ellen to enter a workhouse in Bloomsbury. When Ellen dies in childbirth, Sarah...

By Bradford, Barbara Taylor, 1933- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018
London 1884: Queen Victoria is Empress of India and Britain at its peak of worldwide power. James Falconer, known as Jimmy, is a barrow boy working for...

By Perry, Sarah, 1979- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Serpent's Tail, 2017
London 1893. When Cora Seaborne's controlling husband dies, she steps into her new life as a widow with as much relief as sadness. Retreating to the countryside...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Macmillan, 2018
The penultimate volume of Peter Ackroyd's masterful 'History of England' series, 'Dominion' begins in 1815 as national glory following the Battle of Waterloo...

By Finlay, Linda, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Michael Joseph, 2014
Seventeen-year-old Lily Rose has been left to provide for her siblings following the death of her parents, scratching out a living as a lace maker. Hundreds...

By Goodman, Ruth, 1963- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Viking, 2013
We know what life was like for Victoria and Albert, but what was it like for a commoner like you or me? 'How To Be a Victorian' illuminates the overlapping...

By Bingham, Charlotte, 1942-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Bantam, 2009
As the eldest of four daughters, American heiress Emmaline Nesbitt has always understood that she is obliged to wed. When she meets Julius, a handsome...

By Hawksley, Lucinda, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage Books, 2014
The secrets of Queen Victoria's sixth child, Princess Louise, may be destined to remain forever hidden. What was so dangerous about this artistic, tempestuous...

By Hawksley, Lucinda, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2013
The secrets of Queen Victoria's sixth child, Princess Louise, may be destined to remain forever hidden. What was so dangerous about this artistic, tempestuous...
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