Clare Harvey is an ex-army wife. The Gunner Girl, her debut novel, was inspired by her mother-in-law's experience during WWII and written while her husband was on active service in Afghanistan. It won the Exeter Novel Prize in 2015 and the RNA Joan Hessayon Prize in 2016. She has since written The English Agent and The Night Raid. She lives in Nottingham with her family. Find out more on facebook - facebook.com/clareharvey13 - her website www.clareharvey.net or on twitter @clareharveyauth.
'Will delight all those who love a good wartime story'
– Dilly Court, author of The River Maid
'An irresistible tale of friendship, love and heartache during WW2 that had me enthralled'
– Kate Furnivall, author of The Betrayal
'Heart-warming, enjoyable and full of surprises, I loved The Gunner Girl'
– Elizabeth Chadwick, author of Templar Silks
'Clare Harvey is an exceptional new talent. The Gunner Girl offers a stunningly realistic vision of the WW2 era, through the intertwined lives and loves of three very different women. The story is brought to life by razor sharp dialogue, an eye for period details and a taut plot which never becomes sentimental'
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