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Ellie Dean - Author

Ellie Dean lives in Eastbourne, which has been her home for many years and where she raised her three children. She is also the author of There'll be Blue Skies, Far from Home and Keep Smiling Through.

If you like Ellie Dean you might also like to read books by Margaret Dickinson, Joan Jonker and Annie Groves.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Ellie Dean

With a Kiss and a Prayer by Ellie Dean
With a Kiss and a Prayer
Ellie Dean
Cliffehaven, May 1944 The tension is rising for Peggy Reilly and the inhabitants of Cliffehaven as the planes continue to roar above the town and there is still no news of the long-awaited Allied invasion into France. There seems to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018
Shelter from the Storm by Ellie Dean
Shelter from the Storm
Ellie Dean
Nineteen-year-old April Wilton has just enlisted in the WRENs in Portsmouth, where she works servicing engines on ships. She finds herself immersed in dockyard life and surrounded by soldiers - from England and America. The atmosphere is one of spontaneity...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/08/2016
Sweet Memories of You by Ellie Dean
Sweet Memories of You
Ellie Dean
When Doreen barely survives a traumatic disaster whilst on leave in London, she returns home to Peggy and Cliffehaven in the hope that the love and comfort she will find there can help her recover. However, Eddie continues to be...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2016
While We're Apart by Ellie Dean
While We're Apart
Ellie Dean
This is part of the author’s Second World War seaside boarding house series. Each is self-contained but it is nice to run through the series. This is the eighth. We follow Mary Jones once both her parents are killed when...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2015
Some Lucky Day by Ellie Dean
Some Lucky Day
Ellie Dean
The seventh World War II saga centred round the lovely seaside boarding house, Beach View, where you will once again meet some old friends. If you are new to the series it matters not for you’ll slip easily into their...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/08/2014
All My Tomorrows by Ellie Dean
All My Tomorrows
Ellie Dean
A World War Two tale of love and camaraderie and of people looking out for each other which gives you a good understanding of how the girls coped doing men’s jobs. The long hours, the satisfaction of earning a wage...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2014
Always in My Heart by Ellie Dean
Always in My Heart
Ellie Dean
Sarah Broadhurst's view... The fall of Singapore, dreadful ... the hellish journey back to England. Two girls get out, their parents and the older one's fiancé do not ... yet. The girls seek their aunt, find sanctuary in Peggy's...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/08/2013
Where the Heart Lies by Ellie Dean
Where the Heart Lies
Ellie Dean
February 1941. Julie Harris is working in London's East End as a midwife when a bombing raid destroys her family and the house she grew up in. All she has left is her motherless baby nephew William...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2013

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