Catherine Hanley

Catherine Hanley’s TWO HOUSES, TWO KINGDOMS: A History of France and England 1100-1300 was published by Yale University Press on 12 July 2022. “Catherine Hanley knows the twelfth and thirteenth centuries like the back of her hand. In TWO HOUSES, TWO KINGDOMS she brings vividly to life an extraordinary cast of characters, the men and women through whom the kingdoms of England France took shape, telling their story with wit, wisdom, and formidable scholarship.” Helen Castor

Laura Starkey

Laura Starkey‘s romantic comedy debut RACHEL RYAN’S RESOLUTIONS was published by Bonnier Embla on 16 September 2021.  Congratulations to Laura on achieving #17, and for spending over four weeks, in the Kindle Top 100.

“A big-hearted treat of a read.” Catherine Walsh, author of One Night Only
A sparkling debut.” Zoë Folbigg, bestselling author of The Note
Hilarious and heartwarming.”Matt Dunn, bestselling author of Home


Jane Corry‘s thrilling new novel, WE ALL HAVE OUR SECRETS, was published by Penguin on 23 June 2022.   Congratulations to Jane for achieving #15 in the Sunday Times paperback fiction bestseller list, and #30 in the Kindle Top 100.  WE ALL HAVE OUR SECRETS has spent five weeks in the UK Top 50 chart.

“Grips with menace and dread, yet touches the heart.” Nicci French

Jane Corry’s domestic suspense novels have sold more than a million copies.


CALLING WPC CROCKFORD: The Story of a 1950s Policewoman by Ruth D’Alessandro was published by Welbeck on 3 March 2022.  In this nostalgic, tender and honest account of post-war British society, we follow a bright, determined woman navigating a man’s world, from performing traffic duties to unravelling a dark secret at the heart of an impoverished family.

“For fans of Heartbeat and Call The Midwife, this is a charming policing memoir.” Judge Rinder


 Sandy Taylor’s seventh novel, THE IRISH NANNY, was published by Bookouture on 30 July 2021.  Her new novel, THE IRISH BOARDING HOUSE, will be published on 1 September 2022.

Congratulations to Sandy on achieving #1 simultaneously in the Saga Fiction, Romance Sagas and Family Sagas Kindle categories, and on reaching #24 in the Kindle Top 100.

“A heartbreaking story of WWII. Loved it so much!” Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars