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Emma Carroll

  • 5 stars across 21 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.
    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

    London, 1922. A discovery from ancient Egypt . . . A cursed package . . . The untold story of a young pharaoh . . . W... More

    (37 reviews)
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    1st October 2019

    The Somerset Tsunami

    A fight for survival against torrential flooding and local superstition from the Queen of Historical Fiction. A sinking... More

    (16 reviews)
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    30th September 2017

    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

    From the queen of historical fiction, a ghostly tale about love, loss and forgiveness with an instant classic feel. The... More

    (7 reviews)
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    7th February 2019

    When we were Warriors

    An irresistible return to World War Two for the Queen of Historical Fiction. A body washed up on the beach . . . Evacua... 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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    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

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    2nd July 2015

    In Darkling Wood

    'You're telling me there are fairies in this wood?' When Alice's brother gets a longed-for chance for a heart tr... More

    (3 reviews)
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    • Secrets of a Sun King

      Secrets of a Sun King

      One day Lillian finds a mysterious box on her grandad’s desk. Inside the box is a canopic jar. Will they be able to return it to Egypt before it is to...

    • Letters from the Lighthouse

      Letters from the Lighthouse

      I really enjoyed this book. I don't typically enjoy war books but I found this one to be thrilling. ...

    • The Somerset Tsunami

      The Somerset Tsunami

      A tiny Somerset hamlet is home to Fortune, who has always felt drawn to the sea and spends most of her time dressed in breeches - much more practical...

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