Short stories that conjure up mysteries and wonders in a physical world, treading a delicate, magical line between the natural and the supernatural, between openness and fear.
Author: WARNER, MarinaSummary:
Author: RHODES, ElviSummary:
From a very early age Chloe always got what she wanted. At the age of eighteen the northern town of her birth was definitely not what she wanted. So she moved south to Brighton where life was...
Author: GOLDSMITH, AndreaSummary:
Alice Lewin survived the war as a young child. After decades of burying her past she decides to visit the Kindertransport archive, where she learns of the existence of a possible relative, Henry...
Author: LA PLANTE, LyndaSummary:
Warren Fielding is sumptuously wealthy. He is courted and adored by the rich, famous and royal. But when politician James Mobery - into whose campaign Fielding is pouring millions - commits...
Author: MITCHARD, JacquelynSummary:
Portrays the tenuous threads that connect modern families. Gordon McKenna's beloved sister and her husband are tragically killed in a car accident, leaving behind their one-year-old child....
Author: DUNN, CarolaSummary:
In late 1923, Daisy Dalrymple and Insp. Alec Fletcher of Scotland Yard, newly married, take an ocean voyage to America. But a series of accidents and deaths leads them to the conclusion that...
Author: LANG, TahitaSummary:
Young French widow, Claudette Arneau, arrives at a million acre cattle station in the Kimberley. Can she survive?
Author: BRETT, Simon (Ed.)Summary:
This anthology includes eleven new stories by the best of British: Robert Barnard, Lindsey Davis, Colin Dexter, Clare Francis, Robert Goddard, John Harvey, Reginald Hill, P.D. James, H.R.F....