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Harriet Smart is a novelist living in Edinburgh.

Educated at the University of St Andrews, Harriet’s debut novel, A GARLAND OF VOWS, was inspired by her research into a firm of nineteenth-century church furnishers and turned into an epic family saga, spanning fifty years. Her second novel, GREEN GROW THE RUSHES, set in Edwardian Scotland, was shortlisted for the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award. She is currently writing a series of crime novels set in early Victorian England.

Along with her husband Julian Smart she has designed Writer’s Café, a software toolkit for fiction writers. For more information see

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The Lark Ascending
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 180,250. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Anthemion. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Chris Adam receives a proposal, she is tempted, but instead of marriage she chooses to study music in Edinburgh. There Chris meets disgraced medical student Angus Bretton; but their happiness is shortlived. As war breaks out across Europe in 1914, tragedy, betrayal and scandal lie ahead before Chris can fulfil her musical destiny and stand by the side of the man she loves.
Creating Great Ebooks Using Jutoh
Price: Free! Words: 58,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Anthemion. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book tells you how to use Jutoh to create ebooks that work on the Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Nook, Kobo and other ebook devices and viewers. There are plenty of illustrations and lots of general advice about ebook creation and editing as well as details about using Jutoh.
Green Grow the Rushes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 214,380. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010 by Anthemion. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
In the summer of 1900, a group of young people are brought together in the decaying splendour of the Quarro, a Scottish country house owned by the down-at-heel Lennox family. As their lives touch, new alliances are formed - some doomed to failure and bitter despair, others that will endure against the odds to bring lasting happiness.
The Daughters of Blane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 207,660. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010 by Anthemion. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Set against the turbulent events of the 1890s and moving from the Western Isles of Scotland to London society, from slum life in Edinburgh to a palazzo in Venice, and finally to the battlefields of the Boer war, The Daughters of Blane is the passionate and ultimately triumphant story of three women who refuse to fit the mould society has made for them.
Reckless Griselda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,110. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2010 by Anthemion. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Griselda throws caution to the wind and allows a handsome stranger to seduce her, but is soon faced with the consequences of her wild behaviour. For this is England in 1816 and she is a young lady of good family while her lover, Tom Thorpe, is a wealthy baronet, caught in a net of emotional obligations. As scandal engulfs them, can they find lasting happiness or will their love be destroyed?

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