Inspired by true events, THE GIRL WHO CAME HOME poignantly blends fact and fiction to explore the Titanic tragedy's impact and its lasting repercussions on survivors and their descendants.

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An unforgettable historical novel that tells the story of two little sisters - orphaned flower sellers - and the young woman who will be transformed by their experiences.
On sale, 3 February (USA) & 12 February (UK/Ireland)

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WHSmith Fresh Talent selection

If ever I needed an excuse to fly back to England, now I have the perfect one, because A MEMORY OF VIOLETS has been selected as one of twelve titles for the ‘Fresh Talent’ promotion at WHSmith Travel Outlets. This… Read more

The Girl shortlisted for Romantic Novelists’ Association award!

I’ve been bursting to share this news since first hearing a few weeks ago – THE GIRL WHO CAME HOME is shortlisted for the Romantic Novelists’ Association Historical Romance Novel award!!! The RoNAs are such a highly regarded award that… Read more

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Hazel Gaynor is a novelist, freelance writer and author of New York Times best seller THE GIRL WHO CAME HOME, and the forthcoming A MEMORY OF VIOLETS.

A proud Yorkshire lass at heart,
she now lives in Ireland.

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