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Read an extract of The English Girl by Katherine Webb

The English Girl is out now in hardback and ebook.

The English Girl is the new novel by Sunday Times¬†top ten bestselling author, Katherine Webb. It’s out now in hardback and ebook, but you can start reading below.

Joan Seabrook, a fledgling archaeologist, has fulfilled a lifelong dream to visit Arabia by travelling from England to the ancient city of Muscat with her fiancé, Rory. Desperate to escape the pain of a personal tragedy, she longs to explore the desert fort of Jabrin, and unearth the treasures it is said to conceal.

The English Girl by Katherine Webb Extract

Katherine Webb

Katherine Webb was born in 1977 and grew up in rural Hampshire before reading History at Durham University. She has since spent time living in London and Venice, and now lives in rural Berkshire. Having worked as a waitress, au pair, personal assistant, book binder, library assistant, seller of fairy costumes and housekeeper, she now writes full time.