Essie Fox and Wendy Wallace discuss their latest books and ‘The English and the Exotic’ at the Essex Book Festival. Continue reading “Podcast: Essie Fox and Wendy Wallace at the Essex Book Festival”
Uprooted from her home in India, Alice is raised by her aunt, a spiritualist medium in Windsor. When the mysterious Mr Tilsbury enters their lives, Alice is drawn into a plot to steal the priceless Koh-i-Noor diamond, claimed by the British Empire at the end of the Anglo-Sikh wars.
Said to be both blessed and cursed, the sacred Indian stone exerts its power over all who encounter it: a handsome deposed maharajah determined to claim his rightful throne, a man hell-bent on discovering the secrets of eternity, and a widowed queen who hopes the jewel can draw her husband’s spirit back. In the midst of all this madness, Alice must discover a way to regain control of her life and fate…
Kate and Rob share their thoughts on Essie Fox’s latest novel. Continue reading “His and Hers Review: The Goddess and The Thief by Essie Fox”
In early March we’ll be in conversation with Essie Fox and Wendy Wallace. Continue reading “Join us in conversation with Essie Fox and Wendy Wallace as part of the Essex Book Festival”
Kate and Rob discuss Charlie and the Chocolate Factory turning fifty years old, six of the best books of the year, a rather Lush book and have a big announcement to make!