Donna Douglas's novels have been bestsellers since their first publication and each new book rides high in the Sunday Times list on publication.
Her new series set during the Hull Blitz continues with A Daughter's Hope (Orion, April 2022). The Blitz has come to an end, but for many families, it's not over yet. Sybil and Maudie Maguire decide to join WAAFs. But what starts off as a great adventure soon forces the girls to grow up . Will they stick together, or will their experiences drive them apart? Meanwhile their older sister Ada faces struggles of her own as she nurses the war wounded. But can anyone help to mend her own broken heart?
Donna is the author of the bestselling Nightingale Nurses series (Arrow) which follows the young nurses of the Nightingale Teaching Hospital during the World Wars. She began writing stories on top of the coal shed when she was a child, but has since graduated to a spare room at her home in York, where she lives with her husband and a cat called Trevor.