Daughters of War (Paperback)
  • Daughters of War (Paperback)
zoom

Daughters of War (Paperback)

(author)
£8.99
Paperback 400 Pages / Published: 16/09/2021
  • Coming soon

Awaiting publication

  • This item has been added to your basket
The first book in a brand new sweeping historical series from the No.1 Sunday Times bestselling author. Available to pre-order now! France, 1944.


Deep in the river valley of the Dordogne, in an old stone cottage on the edge of a beautiful village, three sisters long for the end of the war.

Helene, the eldest, is trying her hardest to steer her family to safety, even as the Nazi occupation becomes more threatening.

Elise, the rebel, is determined to help the Resistance, whatever the cost.

And Florence, the dreamer, just yearns for a world where France is free.

Then, one dark night, the Allies come knocking for help. And Helene knows that she cannot sit on the sidelines any longer. But bravery comes at a cost, and soon the sisters' lives become even more perilous as they fight for what is right. And secrets from their own mysterious past threaten to unravel everything they hold most dear...

The first in an epic new series from the No.1 Sunday Times bestseller, Daughters of War is a stunning tale of sisters, secrets and bravery in the darkness of war-torn France...

'Dinah Jefferies weaves a rich tapestry of courage, passion and family secrets beneath the dark shadows of war ... a novel to sweep you away to a different time and place' Hazel Gaynor, bestselling author of The Bird in the Bamboo Cage

'Love, grief, abandonment, betrayal and secrets... I adored it'
Liz Nugent, bestselling author of Our Little Cruelties

Available to pre-order now!

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008427023
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 270 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

Acclaim for Daughters of War:

'What a treat! In the first novel from her enticing new trilogy, Dinah Jefferies weaves a rich tapestry of courage, passion and family secrets beneath the dark shadows of war. The three sisters at the heart of the story are strong complex women who readers will be rooting for as layers of intrigue and danger unfold, while delicious details of the Dordogne add a wonderful sense of escapism. Sure to be loved by fans of historical fiction, Daughters of War is a novel to sweep you away to a different time and place - exactly what we need at the moment.'
Hazel Gaynor, bestselling author of The Bird in the Bamboo Cage

'Love, grief, abandonment, betrayal and secrets. I read it in three great big chunks. Beautifully written, meticulously researched and heartbreaking and entertaining in equal measure. I adored it.'
Liz Nugent, bestselling author of Our Little Cruelties

Praise for Dinah Jefferies:
'My ideal read; mystery, love, heart-break and joy - I couldn't put it down' - Santa Montefiore

'A stunning story of love and loyalty in wartime ... I read breathlessly as she led them through such terrible tragic events' - Rachel Hore, bestselling author of Last Letter Home

'The sights, smells and atmosphere of Ceylon are beautifully depicted. This is Dinah Jefferies at her best' - Lucinda Riley - bestselling author of The Seven Sisters

'A gorgeous, captivating tale full of emotion' Liz Robinson, LoveReading

'I was gripped, moved and utterly in thrall to this deeply emotional and compelling tale' - Kate Furnivall

You may also be interested in...

Remarkable Creatures
Added to basket
The Leopard
Added to basket
Heresy
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Sword Song
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Tipping The Velvet
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Emperor's Babe
Added to basket
The Name of the Rose
Added to basket
Bring Up the Bodies
Added to basket
The Empty Throne
Added to basket
A Mother's Secret
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Lamentation
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Girl With a Pearl Earring
Added to basket
Troubles
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Pale Horseman
Added to basket
Shogun
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
The Siege Of Krishnapur
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.