Charles Dickens Novels and Short Stories

A timeline of the Novels and Short Stories of Charles Dickens February 1836 Sketches by Boz vol 1 A collection of short articles Published by John Macrone Pen portraits of – Our Parish, Scenes, Characters and Tales March 1836 The Pickwick Papers Alternative title – The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club Published in monthly … Read more

Alison Weir Books: Historical Fiction and Non-Fiction

A timeline of Alison Weir books – historical fiction and non-fiction – in order of publication 1989 (27th October) Britain’s Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy Non-Fiction Published by Bodley Head 1991 (during) The Six Wives of Henry VIII Non-Fiction Published by Bodley Head 1992 (during) The Princes in the Tower Non-Fiction Published by Bodley Head … Read more

Philippa Gregory Historical Fiction and Novels

A timeline of Philippa Gregory historical novels, novels and non-fiction publication 1987 (9th April) Wideacre Book 1 – Wideacre Trilogy Set in the 18th Century 1988 (during) Princess Florizella Book 1 – Princess Florizella Series Children’s Fiction 1989 (during) The Favoured Child Book 2 – Wideacre Trilogy Set in the 18th Century 1990 (3rd May) … Read more

Beatrix Potter Stories and Activity Books

A timeline of Beatrix Potter Stories and Activity Books in order of publication 1902 (October) The Tale of Peter Rabbit Published by – Frederick Warne & Co 56 Pages 1903 (August) The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin Published by – Frederick Warne & Co 64 Pages 1903 (October) The Tailor of Gloucester Published by – Frederick … Read more

Bernard Cornwell Historical Novels

A timeline of Bernard Cornwell historical novels in order of publication 1981 (9th February) Sharpe’s Eagle Series – Sharpe Series, Book 8 Published by – Collins 304 Pages 1981 (1st December) Sharpe’s Gold Series – Sharpe Series, Book 9 Published by – Collins 256 Pages 1982 (10th May) Sharpe’s Company Series – Sharpe Series, Book … Read more

Stephen King Novels and Short Story Collections

A timeline of Stephen King novels and short stories in order of publication 1974 (5th April) Carrie Novel Published by – Doubleday 199 Pages 1975 (17th October) ‘Salem’s Lot Novel Published by – Doubleday 439 Pages 1977 (28th January) The Shining Novel Published by – Doubleday 477 Pages 1977 (13th September) Rage Novel Published by … Read more

Agatha Christie Novels and Short Stories 1921 – 1997

A timeline of Agatha Christie novels, short stories and poetry in order of publication 1920 (October) The Mysterious Affair at Styles Hercule Poirot novel. 1922 (January) The Secret Adversary Tommy and Tuppence novel. 1923 (May) The Murder on the Links Hercule Poirot novel. 1924 (March) Poirot Investigates Hercule Poirot collection of short stories 1924 (22nd … Read more

William Shakespeare 1564 – 1616

Born – 23rd April 1564 Died – 23rd April 1616 Father – John Shakespeare (1531 – 1601) Mother – Mary Arden (1537 – 1608) Spouse – m. 1582 – Anne Hathaway (1556 – 1623) Children – Susanna (1583 – 1649), Hamnet (1585 – 1596), Judith (1585 – 1662) Please note: the exact date of publication … Read more