The Pier Glass

By Nia Williams

Fiction, Historical fiction, Novels


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We are all in search of a story.

If none presents itself, we invent our own.


Different Lives

James Powell is battling with his reconstruction of a medieval poet’s life and with his long-distance relationship with Sonia.

Cat Simner is struggling to come to terms with a failed relationship and an uncertain future.

Livvy Farrell is clearing her grandmother’s house and trying to clear the cobwebs of her own life.


Different Time-frames

1485: Ieuan Gloff, a poet with a gift of prophecy, fights for his Tudor king on the Bosworth field.

1895: Alice Day receives a proposal of marriage, one which will be the unknown axis for the lives of both Rose Lewis and Madge Probert.

1952: Charles Lightfoot comes to life again, his heart given to a


One Story

Past and present, dreams, mysteries and memories interweave to create the story of a 21st-century city.

This compelling first novel uses clever plotting and a rich cast of characters to explore ideas of history, identity and the stories that we all tell.


ISBN: 9781870206440
Language: English
Categories: Fiction, Historical fiction, Novels
First Published by Honno: 1st March 2001

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