Book cover for The Underground Library

The Underground Library



14 March 2024
400 pages
Imprint: Macmillan


A delight! Jennifer Ryan cooks up a fresh take on the popularity of World War Two fiction and brings the battle into the heart of the wartime home. A charming blend of intriguing characters and a high-stakes cookery competition, served with the perfect amount of pathos and humour
What a dream of a book! Absolute perfection! Nostalgia, rivalry, friendship and fun – a real treat. Beautifully detailed – you will be right there with a cast of vivid characters, cooking their way to a new life
Delightful . . . it manages to be sad and funny, exciting and heartwarming, all at the same time. Quite an achievement
Evocative, nostalgic and comforting with a wonderful story of female friendship. A delight