Margaret James

Biography

Margaret James was born and brought up in Hereford, England. She studied English at London University, and has written many short stories, articles and serials for magazines. She is the author of sixteen published novels.
Margaret is a long-standing contributor to Writing Magazine for which she writes the Fiction Focus column and an author interview for each issue. She’s also a creative writing tutor for the London School of Journalism and wrote two of its distance-learning courses. She is the co-author with Cathie Hartigan of The Creative Writing Student’s Handbook.

Margaret's Choc Lit novels include: The Silver Locket, The Golden Chain, The Penny Bangle (The Charton Minster trilogy)and The Wedding Diary.

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Books

Magic Sometimes Happens (Choc Lit)
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Passport to love London-based PR and promotions consultant Rosie Denham has just spent a year in Paris where she’s tried but failed to fall in love. She’s also made a big mistake and can’t forgive herself. American IT professor Patrick Riley’s wife has left him for a Mr Wonderful with a cute British accent and a house with a real yard. So Patrick’s not exactly thrilled to meet another Brit...
The Wedding Diary
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 83,450. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Where's a Fairy Godmother when you need one? If you won a fairy-tale wedding in a luxury hotel, you’d be delighted – right? But what if you didn’t have anyone to marry? Cat Aston did have a fiancé, but now it looks like her Prince Charming has done a runner. Adam Lawley was left devastated when his girlfriend turned down his heartfelt proposal. He’s made a vow never to fall in love again.
The Penny Bangle
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 86,160. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When should you trust your heart? It’s 1942 when Cassie Taylor reluctantly leaves Birmingham to become a land girl on a farm in Dorset. There she meets Robert and Stephen Denham, twins recovering from injuries sustained at Dunkirk. Cassie is instantly drawn to Stephen, but is wary of the more complex Robert – who doesn’t seem to like Cassie one little bit.
The Golden Chain
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 83,310. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Can first love last forever? 1931 is the year that changes everything for Daisy Denham. Her family has not long swapped life in India for Dorset, England when she uncovers an old secret. At the same time, she meets Ewan Fraser - a hand-some dreamer who wants nothing more than to enter-tain the world and for Daisy to play his leading lady. Sequel to The Silver Locket.
The Silver Locket
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » War
If life is cheap, how much is love worth? It's 1914 & young Rose Courtenay has a decision to make. Please her wealthy parents by marrying the man of their choice - or play her part in the war effort? Reviewers Choice Award 2010 at Single Titles

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