Sebastian Faulks born 1953. He wanted to be a taxi driver until he first read George Orwell in 1968. Best-selling Birdsong published Sept 3 1993 and is based on experiences of his grandfather during WWI. Read more by Sebastian Faulks
Read the opening extract of the brand new Daisy Goodwin book before its publication on 24/04/2014
Leah Fleming - Author
Leah Fleming was born in Lancashire of Scottish parents, is married with four grown up children and four grandchildren. She writes full time from a haunted farmhouse in the Yorkshire Dales and from the slopes of an olive grove in Crete. She graduated from Leeds University in the swinging sixties and taught in primary schools and Adult literacy classes. On moving to Yorkshire she ran a catering business from a market stall and trained as a therapist, running workshops in Stress management and worked for RELATE in a rural setting.
Featured Books, with extracts, by Leah Fleming
Remembrance Day Leah Fleming
Shortlisted for the RNA People’s Choice Award 2010.
As a new millennium dawns, only 100-year-old Selma Bartley knows the secret behind a Yorkshire village’s refusal to honour its war dead. A mesmerising tale from Avon, about how a landmark moment in... Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2009
The Captain's Daughter Leah Fleming
The secrets in a woman's heart are deeper than the ocean...For May Smith, travelling with her husband and baby girl Ellen, stepping foot on the Titanic marks the start of an incredible journey, one which is destined to take her... Format: Hardback - Released: 19/01/2012