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Where the Crawdads Sing

Where the Crawdads Sing

Author(s): Delia Owens

Location(s): North Carolina

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Contemporary

For years, rumours of the “Marsh Girl” have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh...

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Where We Fall

Where We Fall

Author(s): Rochelle Weinstein

Location(s): Beech Mountain

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Contemporary

By all accounts, Abby Holden has it all. She’s the mother of a beautiful teenager and the wife of a beloved high school football coach. And all it took to achieve her charmed life was her greatest act of...

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Whisky and Ice: The Saga of Ben Kerr, Canada’s Most Daring Rumrunner

Whisky and Ice: The Saga of Ben Kerr, Canada’s Most Daring Rumrunner

Author(s): C W Hunt

Location(s): Hamilton

Genre(s): Nonfiction

Era(s): 1920s

During the Roaring Twenties, Ben Kerr was known as the “King of the Rumrunners.” The U.S. Coast Guard put him at the top of the most-wanted list and offered a reward of $5,000. But ending up in Club Fed...

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Whistle in the Dark

Whistle in the Dark

Author(s): Emma Healey

Location(s): London, The Peak District

Genre(s): Fiction, Mystery

Era(s): 2015

How do you rescue someone who has already been found? Jen’s fifteen-year-old daughter goes missing for four agonizing days. When Lana is found, unharmed, in the middle of the desolate countryside, everyone thinks the worst is over. But Lana...

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White Chappell, Scarlet Tracings

White Chappell, Scarlet Tracings

Author(s): Iain Sinclair

Location(s): London

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): 1880s, Modern

In this unusual novel, lain Sinclair draws a powerful portrait of London’s criminal character by mingling secrets of the modern city with menacing personas from its Victorian age. A clan of profiteering book dealers becomes obsessed with the 1888...

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White Chrysanthemum

White Chrysanthemum

Author(s): Mary Lynn Bracht

Location(s): North Korea, Northeast (Manchuria), South Korea

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): WW2 and 2011

Korea, 1943. Hana has lived her entire life under Japanese occupation. As a haenyeo, a female diver of the sea, she enjoys an independence that few other Koreans can still claim. Until the day Hana saves her younger sister...

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White Highlands

White Highlands

Location(s): Kenya

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): 1950s

Kenya, 1952, a colony on the edge. Settlers drink sundowners on the veranda but the servants can’t be trusted. Beyond manicured lawns, in the dark of the forest, freedom is stirring. Johnny Seymour has seen too much war and...

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White Houses

White Houses

Author(s): Amy Bloom

Location(s): United States (USA), Washington DC

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): 1930s

In 1933, President Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt took up residence in the White House. With them went the celebrated journalist Lorena Hickok – Hick to friends – a straight-talking reporter from South Dakota, whose passionate relationship with the idealistic,...

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White Leaves of Peace

White Leaves of Peace

Author(s): Tracey Iceton

Location(s): Belfast

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): 90s-present day

Northern Ireland, Good Friday, 1998. The Belfast Peace Agreement is signed, the Troubles are officially over. This should be the start of a new life for nine year-old Cian Duffy. But growing up in peace-torn Belfast is not easy...

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White Lilies

White Lilies

Author(s): R C Bridgestock

Location(s): Yorkshire

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery

Era(s): Present

The third in the D.I. Dylan series, set in Yorkshire and written by the husband and wife team who are the storyline consultants to TV’s Happy Valley and Scott & Bailey. Work continues to dictate Dylan’s life and a...

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