Wealthy Alice Whittaker is known for her generosity, and when her friend Nesta vanishes Alice is determined to find her and help her. If that means money, well, Alice has plenty of it. Then the handsome Mr Fielding enters her life, ten years younger than Alice and they marry. But when Alice starts to feel sick -- a virus perhaps, something she just can't shake, her husband seems determined to keep her at home. Is he just being a doting husband who wants his wife to get better?
On Copper's 10th birthday, her aunt sends her to the Marble Mountains to unknown family. In a bleak landscape she finds herself battling against strange forces trying to destroy her. She must find out what really happened to her parents.
IN Seahorse SOS, there is trouble in the Undersea Kingdom. All the seahorses have vanished and the Animal-Keeper mermaids are desperate to find them. It seems an impossible task until Molly and her mermaid friend, Eloise, discover something curious in the rock pools.... In Dolphin Danger, bad magic is at work in the Undersea Kingdom. The dolphins are missing, and nobody knows where to find them! When Molly and her mermaid friend, Aisha, search the oceans they can hear faint calls for help but the dolphins are nowhere to be seen....
The whales are missing from the Undersea Kingdom, so Molly and her mermaid friend, Leila, set out to find them. But the Dark Queen’s monsters capture Leila. Can Molly use the magical powers in her necklace to rescue Leila and save the whales?
PENGUIN PERIL: The penguins have mysteriously disappeared from the icy seas and the mermaids are worried - where can they be? Molly and her mermaid friend, Phoebe, search everywhere. Could the Dark Queen be behind the trouble? TURTLE TROUBLE: Molly and her mermaid friend, Shanti, are on their way to a tropical island to rescue the turtles trapped there. But danger is lurking in the coral reef. And soon it’s up to Molly to save the turtles and Shanti too….
Constance, a musician, composer, and arranger of other people's music, has made a new life for herself in Bali. On hearing the news of her sister's serious illness, the last thing she wants is to leave her relaxed lifestyle and return to London.
In The Practical Princess, Molly has always dreamed of being a princess, wearing gorgeous clothes and having a Princely husband. So when the Royal Palace holds a competition to find a perfect princess, Molly enters it... but can she pass the princess tests? The hero of The Toad Prince is Trevor, a warty brown toad who wants to marry a princess. Can Pong the dog persuade evil Wizard Wazp to turn the toad into a prince?
Maeve Delaney has learnt to attack life with a vengeance, restlessly seeking diversions and thinking up escapades that leave her conventional friends reeling. Now, as carer and companion to Lady Pamela, she gives new life to all at Charlton.
Underwater Magic'Molly’s thrilled when she and her mermaid friend Delphi find a piece of magical conch shell: but a grumpy sea urchin has made his home there, and will only move in return for pirate treasure from a nearby shipwreck. But what dangers might be lurking there?'Reef Rescue'Swimming with the turtles and tropical fish in the ocean reefs has always been such fun for the mermaids, until the reefs begin to die.
Molly is just like any other girl when her family move to Horseshoe Bay. But then her gran gives her a pretty shell necklace and Molly is amazed to discover it is enchanted...and that she is now the secret mermaid.
Alison has two failed marriages under her belt, a house full of junk and an assortment of 'bohemian' friends. When she meets Noah ,she finds a serenity never thought possible: until Noah goes away to a conference and things start to go wrong.
DEEP TROUBLE. Molly must venture into the ocean’s darkest depths to help find mermaid Pearl’s missing shell. They know the Dark Queen’s sea snakes are on the prowl – but nothing can prepare them for the discovery that Pearl’s shell is inside a huge underwater volcano…RETURN OF THE DARK QUEEN. Disaster has struck – the Dark Queen has captured the last piece of the magical conch shell!
Arthur Craythorne has barely married Queenie May when he is called away to fight in the First World War. When he returns from the trenches, he is a changed man. He struggles to contain the violent flashes of anger he confuses with love; and his two young daughters, Florrie and Alice, strive hard to please the stranger who calls himself their father.
Amy jumps at the chance to leave her gloomy aunt and uncle and go to the mountains. But once there, she finds that she must to go to stay with the alien clan, the Wood People, and betray them. Worse still, when she meets the Woods she likes them, and her traitorous position there makes her more and more uncomfortable. Then a mysterious stranger turns up at the house, and kidnaps their beloved wolf cub. Amy is soon engaged in a chase through the winter landscape to a final showdown...
Kate and Josh Hutchins have lived on Dancing Hill Farm in Dorset for thirty years. Here they have brought up three children, expected to grow old, and imagined they would pass the farm on to one of their boys, like generations of family before them. But things have not gone to plan and Kate is restless. Longing for some time to herself, dreaming of what she might have achieved had she not married so young.
"silly story going nowhere"