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The Long and Short of it - The Chronicles of St Mary's Series - cover

The Long and Short of it - The Chronicles of St Mary's Series

Jodi Taylor

Publisher: Accent Press

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Summary

In print for the very first time, The Long and Short of It collects 8 unmissable short stories from the international bestselling Chronicles of St Mary's series.

 
With introductions plus the brand new short story, A Perfect Storm.

 
When a Child is Born – A jump back to 1066 to witness the coronation of William the Conqueror goes slightly astray.

 
Roman Holiday – Max and her team become spectacularly involved with Julius Caesar, Cleopatra and a basket of confused asps.

 
Christmas Present – An attempt to rescue lost historians involving an enraged pig and Boudicca herself.

 
The Very First Damned Thing – From the very beginning of St Mary’s. Discover the truth behind Markham’s stolen furniture and Professor Rapson’s flies.

 
Ships and Stings and Wedding Rings – A gun left behind in Ancient Egypt and a race against time to prevent a catastrophe.

 
The Great St Mary’s Day Out – Hooray! Hooray! It’s a happy holiday. For everyone except Max – the only one with her mind on the job.

 
My Name is Markham – Alfred, the cakes and Mr Markham. The Great British Bake Off it’s not!

 
'A carnival ride through laughter and tears with a bit of time travel thrown in for spice.' Publishers Weekly

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