Day Trippers Holidays at Home Book 4

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Canelo Saga #ad - She published her 42nd novel shortly after celebrating her 80th birthday, and continues to live in Swansea. Born and raised in south wales, including the Valley series, she is the author of numerous series, the Pendragon Island series, and the Badgers Brook series. The castle family run the rides and stalls, and amid tragedies and anxieties, struggling to manage without their absent sons, there is time for what St David’s Wells does best – fun and laughter.

The fourth in grace thompson’s bestselling Holidays at Home series, Day Trippers is a wonderful journey into a seaside town in wartime Britain. Grace thompson is an acclaimed author of saga and romance novels, and a mainstay of libraries throughout the United Kingdom and beyond. A little bit of laughter will always see you throughSt David’s Wells blossoms in the English tourist trade of the war years.

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Unwise Promises Holidays at Home Book 5

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Canelo Saga #ad - When her future dramatically changes, Audrey is even more determined to strike out on her own. War evacuee sisters maude and myrtle also made a promise – to never abandon each other – but when Myrtle begins to gain independence, drama breaks out. To honour her promise, wilf thomas, must she give up her dreams?When Audrey Castle finally marries her sweetheart, she begins to regret her promise to always help out at the Castle's family cafe.

She published her 42nd novel shortly after celebrating her 80th birthday, and continues to live in Swansea. David's wells carries on, despite the war, in all its colour. Unwise promises is the fifth in grace thompson’s much-loved classics, filled with warmth, the Holidays at Home sagas, heart and nostalgia for an unforgettable time in our history.

Unwise Promises Holidays at Home Book 5 #ad - Grace thompson is an acclaimed author of saga and romance novels, and a mainstay of libraries throughout the United Kingdom and beyond. Born and raised in south wales, the pendragon Island series, she is the author of numerous series, including the Valley series, and the Badgers Brook series. Life in St.

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Waiting for Yesterday Holidays at Home Book 3

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Canelo Saga #ad - However, it is 1941, and a career on the stage comes second place to rationing and bomb threats. She published her 42nd novel shortly after celebrating her 80th birthday, and continues to live in Swansea. Nevertheless, shirley is determined to succeed, and no-one will get in her way. Waiting for yesterday is the third of the Holidays at Home books, a captivating series of wartime sagas from the much-loved author Grace Thompson.

Grace thompson is an acclaimed author of saga and romance novels, and a mainstay of libraries throughout the United Kingdom and beyond. Born and raised in south wales, she is the author of numerous series, the Pendragon Island series, including the Valley series, and the Badgers Brook series. But when she enters and wins a singing contest, she begins to realise that her talent is really something special.

Waiting for Yesterday Holidays at Home Book 3 #ad - Even war won’t stop her chasing her dreamShirley Downs has always known she was no ordinary girl.

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Street Parties Holidays at Home Book 6

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Canelo Saga #ad - As war rages, a husband’s love becomes everythingWith the war drawing to a close, St David’s Wells prepares to welcome the soldiers home. Everyone is looking forward to a new dawn. But alice castle is suspicious of a strange woman, Netta, who is taking an unhealthy interest in Alice’s husband’s return.

Other well-loved characters from previous books in this series have their stories told as we take one last look at life in St David’s Wells. Street parties is the sixth and final instalment in Grace Thompson’s captivating and bestselling wartime saga series, Holidays at Home.

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Swingboats on the Sand Holidays at Home Book 2

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Canelo Saga #ad - Born and raised in south wales, she is the author of numerous series, the Pendragon Island series, including the Valley series, and the Badgers Brook series. But war changes everything, and with Freddy and her brothers going off to fight, it appears their lives will turn in unexpected directions. Swingboats on the sand is the second of the Holidays at Home books, a series of enchanting British wartime sagas from the much-loved author Grace Thompson.

Grace thompson is an acclaimed author of saga and romance novels, and a mainstay of libraries throughout the United Kingdom and beyond. She published her 42nd novel shortly after celebrating her 80th birthday, and continues to live in Swansea. However, not everyone in the family-run business is as happy as they seem.

Swingboats on the Sand Holidays at Home Book 2 #ad - A loving family is the greatest giftin 1940, foreign travel is no longer feasible due to the War, so “holidays at home” enjoy a new lease of life, meaning business is booming for Piper’s Café at St David's Wells. Beth castle has known freddy Clements her entire life, and they are certain to become engaged any day now.

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Wait Till Summer Holidays at Home Book 1

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Canelo Saga #ad - It is the first in the Holidays at Home series. Grace thompson is an acclaimed author of saga and romance novels, and a mainstay of libraries throughout the United Kingdom and beyond. When war threatens, with the war having been declared, hope will keep them aliveIn 1939, evacuees arrive in the small Welsh seaside town of St David’s Wells.

When eirlys price convinces her parents to take in three young children, she never imagined it could lead to shocking family revelations which threaten all her future plans. She published her 42nd novel shortly after celebrating her 80th birthday, and continues to live in Swansea. Born and raised in south wales, the pendragon Island series, she is the author of numerous series, including the Valley series, and the Badgers Brook series.

Wait Till Summer Holidays at Home Book 1 #ad - Amidst homesickness, local gossip and the challenges of wartime, the community must pull together and wait until summer, filled with warmth, when the town will come alive in all its seasonal glory…​Wait Till Summer is a classic wartime saga, nostalgia and period detail, wonderful characters and finely-crafted plot.

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The Changing Valley Valley Sagas Book 3

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Canelo Saga #ad - But despite the trauma of change, fuelled as ever by the humour, the life of the village continues, kindness and surprising wisdom of, the incomparable Nelly. A vivid and warm-hearted portrait of a changing village community, The Changing Valley is the third of Grace Thompson’s Valley sagas. The outside world is coming to the welsh valleys…The small South Wales village of Hen Carw Parc is a haven of rural peace, a gentle backwater where the rhythms of life flow at a time-honoured pace.

But times are changing and, although Nelly Luke and the older villagers stick resolutely to tradition, the younger ones have caught tantalising glimpses of a world beyond their quiet valley. For ambitious fay cartwright the lure of a career strains her marriage to home-loving Johnny still further, the happy-go-lucky shopkeeper, while Amy, is saddened when her son is given Army leave but fails to return to his family home.

The Changing Valley Valley Sagas Book 3 #ad - And there are other, more serious intrusions, not least a spate of robberies whose ruthless perpetrator looks likely to be one of their own. A delightful, charming read, it evokes a lost way of life which many will recall with enduring affection. The valley sagasa welcome in the ValleyValley AffairsThe Changing ValleyValley in Bloom.

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Valley in Bloom Valley Sagas Book 4

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Canelo Saga #ad - There’s griff, a nostalgic depiction of life in post-war wales sure to enthral readers of her holidays at home, sheila, valley in bloom is the final instalment in Grace Thompson’s Valley novels, and George, whose thieving and dishonesty have long-lasting repercussions, Pendragon Island, whose helpfulness masks a deeper problem…In an effort to revive flagging community spirit, the villagers enter the Best Kept Village competition – but a cricket match between ‘The Council Houses’ and ‘The Village Proper’ threatens to splits them apart…Charming and bittersweet, whose pregnancy sets tongues wagging, and Badgers Brook saga series.

The valley sagasa welcome in the ValleyValley AffairsThe Changing ValleyValley in Bloom. The post-war boom brings a creeping lethargy as the villagers stay in watching their new TV sets, instead of going out to enjoy each other’s company. As usual, however, nelly is busy keeping tabs on the villagers’ comings and goings.

Valley in Bloom Valley Sagas Book 4 #ad - Every village has its secrets… the charming conclusion to the Valley sagasAs 1954 draws to an end, the village of Hen Carw Parc is changing.

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Valley Affairs Valley Sagas Book 2

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Canelo Saga #ad - A touching story of Welsh village life. Cockney born Nelly Luke is an essential part of the community. Yet not even nelly, with her shrewd eye, can predict the surprises in store for her family and friends. A new year brings new faces: maurice davies is back from the army, a shop-girl, and Sheila Powell, is eager to help him make up for lost time.

But for some there’s no escaping the past, and widow Prue Beynon finds herself confronted by a legacy she’d rather forget…Through the seasons, Nelly watches over the valley with a wry chuckle and an ever-helping hand. Valley affairs is a warm-hearted novel packed with nostalgia and glorious period detail.

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Corner of a Small Town A Pendragon Island Saga Book 1

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Canelo Saga #ad - The irritation of lewis’s wife dora is channeled towards their daughter, who works at Nia’s sweet shop, Rhiannon, Temptations. Yet for one local family, the happy holiday atmosphere risks becoming a cruel joke, as the unusually-named Lewis Lewis’s affair with close friend Nia Martin threatens to tear his marriage apart.

It will charm and enthrall fans of Freda Lightfoot and Kitty Neale. The pendragon island sagascorner of a small TownThe Weston GirlsUnlocking the PastMaisie's WayA Shop on the High StreetSophie Street. In the first pendragon island saga, the much-loved Grace Thompson takes us on a nostalgic trip to a beautiful Welsh seaside town – then uncovers its darkest secrets.

Corner of a Small Town A Pendragon Island Saga Book 1 #ad - Pendragon island is the perfect place for holidays, with a stretch of clean golden sand and a glorious funfair nearby. With his family at war and the gossip beginning to spread, it can only be a matter of time before Lewis’s misadventures catch up with him…From the bestselling author of the Holidays at Home and Badgers Brook sagas, Corner of a Small Town introduces new series characters: the troubled Lewis family, the haughty Weston dynasty and the mischievous Griffiths clan.

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The House by the Brook Badgers Brook Saga Book 1

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Canelo Saga #ad - There’s a lot about ivor that Marie doesn’t know, and her newfound discoveries will test her beyond anything she thought possible. As ivor’s secrets are gradually uncovered, Marie must draw upon her love for her family and her belief in herself to survive. A timeless, emotional journey from a beloved writer, perfect for fans of Anna Jacobs and Freda Lightfoot.

He’s increasingly prone to drink and gambling, and has become strangely secretive. Badgers brook: more than a home, a way of life. Marie masters has been happily married for nine years, but she can’t help but feel her once-loving husband Ivor is no longer the man she married. Worried that ivor’s behaviour is putting their growing family at risk, Marie decides to follow her husband.

The House by the Brook Badgers Brook Saga Book 1 #ad - Marie learns that ivor is spending time at a run-down house called Badgers Brook, but that’s only the beginning of it.

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