Crime & Mystery
SynopsisLate-Victorian Oxford . . .when the seeds of quiet rebellion were being sown by the feminist movement . . . And, behind the elegant facades of Sarsen Place with its wealthy, aristocratic inhabitants, there is, paradoxically, more than a hint of involvement with the criminal underworld. For Mary, the governess, the situation poses difficult questions and each one threatens to destroy a child - and her.
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Love, Love Me Do - Mark Haysom
An astonishing debut from Mark Haysom, Love, Love Me Do is set in 1963 - the year the Beatles first top the charts and the year Martin Luther King has a dream. It is utterly original, sweet and funny. Not one to pass by!
1963. Truman Bird moves his family from their Brighton home to a dilapidated caravan in the Ashdown Forest - then disappears. A charmer, a chancer, a liar - he's always got away with it, but now he only has one day to put things right... For Truman's wife, Christie, life has not turned out.