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Emma Carroll

  • 5 stars across 20 books
    Emma Carroll is a secondary school English teacher. She has also worked as a news reporter, an avocado picker and the person who punches holes into filofax paper. She recently graduated with distinction from Bath Spa University's MA in Writing For Young People. The Girl Who Walked on Air is Emma's second novel. She lives in the Somerset hills with her husband and two terriers.

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    1st June 2017

    Letters from the Lighthouse

    From the queen of historical fiction, Letters From the Lighthouse by Emma Carroll is a stunningly evocative wartime dram... More

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    2nd August 2018

    Secrets of a Sun King

    Enter a world of Egyptian pharaohs and ancient curses from the Queen of Historical Fiction. London, 1922. A discovery... More

    (44 reviews)
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    3rd October 2019

    The Somerset Tsunami

    A sinking boat. A girl in disguise. A disappearing sea. When Fortune Sharpe carves a boat from a tree with her beloved ... More

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    4th January 2018

    Sky Chasers

    Prepare to be swept up, up and away on this high-flying adventure from the queen of historical fiction, Emma Carro... More

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    7th July 2016

    Strange Star

    From the queen of historical fiction, a thrilling, deliciously creepy story that is sure to freeze your blood . . . The... More

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    3rd October 2013

    Frost Hollow Hall

    The gates to Frost Hollow Hall loomed before us. They were great tall things, the ironwork all twisted leaves and queer... More

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    7th August 2014

    The Girl Who Walked On Air

    From the queen of historical fiction, The Girl Who Walked On Air by Emma Carroll is an enchanting historical adventure f... More

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    7th January 2021

    The Ghost Garden

    SUMMER 1914 In the first of a series of unsettling coincidences, Fran uncovers a bone in the garden of Long B... More

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    7th February 2019

    When we were Warriors

    A body washed up on the beach... Evacuation to an old house with forbidden rooms and dark secrets... An animal rescue se... More

    (8 reviews)
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    1st October 2015

    The Snow Sister

    Pearl was putting the first touches to a person made of snow. And that person, with coal for eyes and a turnip for a nos... More

    (5 reviews)
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      Set in the summer of 1914, before the First World War. Fran, daughter to the head gardener of a country estate named Longbarrow House, owned by Mrs Wa...

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