The Sarah Gillespie WW2 Espionage Series
Her Secret War [Book 1]
A life-changing moment
May 1941: German bombs drop on Dublin taking Sarah Gillespie’s family and home. Days later, the man she loves leaves Ireland to enlist.
A heart-breaking choice
With nothing to keep her in Ireland and a burning desire to help the war effort, Sarah seeks refuge with relatives in England. But before long, her father’s dark past threatens to catch up with her.
A dangerous mission
Sarah is asked to prove her loyalty to Britain through a special mission. Her courage could save lives. But it could also come at the cost of her own…
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Her Last Betrayal [Book 2]
Spying on the enemy is a dangerous game… London, 1941
After losing her family to a Nazi bomb attack back home in Ireland, Sarah Gillespie joins the British Secret Services to bring them justice. Partnered with an American undercover agent, Lieutenant Tony Anderson, Sarah embarks on a dangerous mission that takes her from war-torn London into the black mountains of Wales.
But when one of her team is revealed to be a German mole, and enemies begin to close in, what price will Sarah have to pay to save her country, and to save herself? A gripping and thrilling tale about one woman’s bravery in WW2 Britain.
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The Last Letter from London [Book 3]
Coming in August 2023, the third and final instalment in the Sarah Gillespie series. Watch this space!
The Lucy Lawrence Mystery Series
It all starts with a body in the mortuary . . .
No Stone Unturned [Book 1]
A suspicious death, stolen gems and an unclaimed reward: who will be the victor in a deadly game of cat and mouse?
London October 1886: Trapped in a troubled marriage, Lucy Lawrence is ripe for an adventure. But when she meets the enigmatic Phineas Stone, over the body of her husband in the mortuary, her world begins to fall apart.
When her late husband’s secrets spill from the grave, and her life is threatened by the leader of London’s most notorious gang, Lucy must find the strength to rise to the challenge. But who can she trust and how is she to stay out of the murderous clutches of London’s most dangerous criminal?
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Footprints in the Sand [Book 2]
Cairo 1887: A melting pot of jealousy, lust and revenge. Who will pay the ultimate price?
Lucy Lawrence throws caution to the wind and embarks on a journey of self-discovery to the land of the pharaohs.
Travelling to Cairo as the patron of the charming French Egyptologist, Armand Moreau, Lucy discovers an archaeological community plagued by professional rivalries and intrigue. It is soon apparent that the thriving black market in antiquities threatens Egypt’s precious heritage.
When the Egyptian Museum is burgled, Lucy is determined to solve the case, much to the annoyance of the local inspector of police, and the alarm of Mary, her maid. But when an archaeologist is found murdered in the Great Pyramid, Lucy is catapulted into the resulting maelstrom. Can she keep her wits about her to avoid meeting a similar fate?
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The Art of Deception [Book 3]
London 1888: Stolen art and a vicious murder. Can Lucy Lawrence save Phineas Stone from the gallows?
Lucy is back in London and settling into her new life. To her delight, romance is also in the air. Meanwhile, Phineas is hunting down the notorious Apollo Syndicate: a dangerous gang stealing paintings to order from art collections all over the country.
Lucy cannot resist when Phin asks for her help with the case, but her involvement triggers a terrifying chain of events. When the husband of Phin’s ex-fiancée is found brutally murdered at a house party, Phin becomes the prime suspect.
Can Lucy untangle the dangerous web that threatens to engulf the pair just as her dreams of happiness are coming true?
Winner of the prestigious Silver Medal in the Coffee Pot Book Club Book of the Year Awards 2022!
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A Pocketful of Diamonds [Book 4]
I am pleased to announce that the fourth book in the series, A Pocketful of Diamonds will be published in 2023. Here is a teaser!
The Bowes Inheritance
Historical Romantic Suspense and Mystery with a Dash of Rebellion …
An Unexpected Inheritance; a Handsome but Hostile Neighbour – Can Louisa solve the Mysteries of Bowes Farm?
Dublin 1882: When determined but impoverished Louisa Campbell inherits a large estate in the north of England, it appears to be the answer to her prayers. Her younger sister, Eleanor, is gravely ill, and believing the country air will benefit her, they take up residence at Bowes Farm.
However, they soon realise all they have inherited is trouble. Their mysterious benefactor’s reputation leaves the young women battling to gain acceptance in polite society, especially with Nicholas Maxwell, their handsome neighbour and local magistrate.
Louisa unearths secrets from their family’s past that threaten their future and she must dig deep to find the courage to solve them before their lives are destroyed. But most importantly of all, can she trust and love the man who is surely her sworn enemy?
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B.R.A.G. Medallion Award: A ‘Discovered Diamond’ Novel: Shortlisted for The Carousel Aware Prize 2016: Longlisted for the HNS 2016 Indie Award.