The Paying Guests

By Sarah Waters

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In Waters’ latest, set in 1922 South London, Frances and her mother, Mrs. Wray, are forced to rent out their house to Lillian and Leonard Barber. Frances has lost her two brothers in The Great War, and the whole country is reeling from its many fatalities.

Frances and Lillian form an unexpected connection that takes some surprise turns in this page-turning novel.

Perfect for:
• Lovers of female-centric, historical fiction
• Readers of more literary suspense stories.
• Anyone looking to learn more about post-war England in the 20s.

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