The Whispering Muse – Laura Purcell

Published By: Raven BloomsburyPages: 304Released On: 02/02/2023 Be careful what you wish for… it may just come true. At The Mercury Theatre in London’s West End, rumours are circulating of a curse. It is said that the lead actress Lilith has made a pact with Melpomene, the tragic muse of Greek mythology, to become theContinue reading “The Whispering Muse – Laura Purcell”

The House of Lost Wives – Rebecca Hardy

Published By: HeadlinePages: 352Released On: 13/10/2022 Secrets. Lies. And four missing wives. 1813. Lizzie’s beloved older sister Esme is sold in marriage to the aging Lord Blountford to settle their father’s debts.  One year later, Esme is dead, and Lizzie is sent to take her place as Lord Blountford’s next wife. Arriving at Ambletye Manor,Continue reading “The House of Lost Wives – Rebecca Hardy”

The Doll Factory – Elizabeth MacNeal

Published By: PicadorPages: 336Date Released: 02/05/2019 London. 1850. The Great Exhibition is being erected in Hyde Park and among the crowd watching the spectacle two people meet. For Iris, an aspiring artist, it is the encounter of a moment – forgotten seconds later, but for Silas, a collector entranced by the strange and beautiful, thatContinue reading “The Doll Factory – Elizabeth MacNeal”

The Animals at Lockwood Manor – Jane Healey

Published by: MantlePages: 352Date released: 10/03/2020Date read: 22/05/2020 Thirty-year-old Hetty Cartwright is tasked with the evacuation and safekeeping of the natural history museum’s collection of mammals. Once she and her exhibits arrive at Lockwood Manor, however, where they are to stay for the duration of the war, Hetty soon realises that she’s taken on moreContinue reading “The Animals at Lockwood Manor – Jane Healey”