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Half the World in Winter
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Half the World in Winter

Maggie Joel

In 1881 in London, everything changes for the wealthy Jarmyn family. The misfortunes on the railway the family had built echoes the shocking death of nine-year-old Sofia Jarmyn. And at the heart of this family, a terrible secret...

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The Past and Other Lies
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The Past and Other Lies

Maggie Joel

At the height of Britain's General Strike in 1926 a red bus driven by a volunteer crashes into a bridge in West London. Almost 80 years later, Jennifer Denzel reveals on daytime television that as a teenager she'd found her sister...

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 Read reviewThe Past and Other Lies
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The Past and Other Lies

Maggie Joel

A captivating novel about sisters, faded memories and long-hidden secrets that span three generations. Brimming with vivid detail of London past and present, The Past and Other Lies is full of warmth, atmosphere, subtle wit and...

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 Read reviewThe Second-last Woman in England
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The Second-last Woman in England

Maggie Joel

In London, in the austere years following the end of the war, Harriet Wallis is convicted of the murder of her husband, Cecil, and is sentenced to death. The Wallises appear to have a contented life; however, when the police turn...

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 Read reviewThe Past and Other Lies
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The Past and Other Lies

Maggie Joel

At the height of Britain's General Strike in 1926 a red bus driven by a volunteer crashes into a bridge in West London. Almost 80 years later, Jennifer Denzel reveals on daytime television that as a teenager she'd found her sister...

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The Second-last Woman in England
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The Second-last Woman in England

Maggie Joel

The Second-Last Woman in England begins in a London recovering from the war. Harriet Wallis, society wife, and Cecil Wallis, shipping magnate, seemed like the perfect post-war power couple -- how did it come to murder in the...

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The Second-Last Woman in England
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The Second-Last Woman in England

Maggie Joel

1953: Mrs Harriet Wallis is convicted of the murder of her husband, Cecil, and is sentenced to death by hanging. 1952: The Wallises appear to be a conventional household. When the police turn up at the front door on the day a new...

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