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eISBN: 9781681466484

Tiger Ragtime

by Catrin Collier

‘Meticulously-researched…warming the hearts of millions of readers.’ Historical Novels Review


‘Collier has a gift for bringing her characters to life that will keep the reader engrossed until the end’ Daily Mail


A new Saga Queen hits the televisual cobbles- Daily Telegraph


Book Six in the Brothers and Lovers series by best-selling author Catrin Collier


Judy Hamilton was born in the Cardiff docklands.


Homeless after the death of her grandmother, she finds friendship, work and lodgings with Edyth Slater, above her bakery in Cardiff's colourful Tiger Bay. While attempting to make her way in a vibrant and complex society, Judy dreams of one day becoming a successful singer and actress. Restless and anxious to make his fortune, David Ellis leaves his brothers and sisters behind him on their isolated Breconshire farm. He is ready to embark on a new, more exciting life and is willing to do whatever it takes to find success. The enterprising natives of Tiger Bay manage to make a living from those rich enough to remain unscathed by the depression of the 1930s. Flouting the law, they open illegal casinos and nightclubs to cater for those who can still afford a good time. None are more ruthless than Aled James. With Aled's help, Judy finally breaks into the glittering paste and cardboard world of the city's nightclubs and theatres, but Aled demands a high price for his assistance.


David and Judy soon discover that even with a pocketful of money, the life they'd dreamed about may come at too high a price...

 
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About the author Catrin Collier
 
 

Catrin Collier is Wales' most prolific and well-known author of historical, romantic fictions. The daughter of a Prussian refugee mother and Welsh father, she grew up in Pontypridd. She has written 19 novels for Orion. Her first historical novel Hearts of Gold, was filmed as a mini-series by the BBC in 2003. She lives with her family on the Gower Peninsula, near Swansea. She also writes crime fiction under the...


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