Janet MacLeod Trotter


 Janet MacLeod Trotter is the best-selling author of 16 novels, including the hugely popular Jarrow Trilogy, and a childhood memoir, BEATLES & CHIEFS, which was featured on BBC Radio Four.


A graduate of Edinburgh University, she has been editor of the Clan MacLeod Magazine, a columnist on the Newcastle Journal and has had numerous short stories published in women’s magazines.


Sunderland Echo


‘A wonderfully moving, deeply emotional tale’
Daily Record


‘Trotter uses her experiences and imagination to bring strength and depth to her novels. Another thought-provoking book’
Lancashire Evening Post


‘Another action-packed, emotionally charged page-turner’
Newcastle Journal


‘A moving saga set against the backdrop of the thriving tea trade in turn-of-the-century Tyneside’
Peterborough Evening Telegraph


‘A gripping and heartrending novel… An unforgettable novel of courage, suffering and enduring love’
Bolton Evening News