The Fabulous Agent Fifi

The Fabulous Agent Fifi

I spend a large chunk of my time ferreting around in the National Archives, delving through World War Two records so that I can uncover stories directly from the people who lived them, often in their own words. This led me to a woman who was known as Agent Fifi and...

The Midwife’s Child Is Out Today!

The latest in my WW2 series of books, The Midwifes Child, is out today and getting stellar reviews. Thank you to everyone who has reviewed it or bought a copy so far – we had a huge number of preorders which is wonderful. If you don’t have a copy yet, you...
The Midwife’s Child Review by Christine @stamperlady50

The Midwife’s Child Review by Christine @stamperlady50

  This is the 3rd book in the Resistance Series, but can be read as a standalone. I loved all of these books. The first one was The Silence Before Dawn, followed by Paris at First Light and now this one The Midwife’s Child.     Auschwitz in 1945-Maggie is in Auschwitz...
The Story Behind The Silence Before Dawn

The Story Behind The Silence Before Dawn

I had long been thinking of writing a spy series set in the Cold War, partly because my father, who died when I was three, was a spy during that time. That began to change during the pandemic when I saw ordinary people doing so many extraordinary things above and...
The Wedding In Auschwitz

The Wedding In Auschwitz

These newly-weds have dressed up for their wedding photo but they’re not smiling… And for good reason: their union was sealed at Auschwitz – the only wedding known to have taken place in the death camp. Rudolf Friemel, an Austrian communist who resisted...