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Publication day for The Other Girl

September 2020

The Other Girl, C D Major's new page-turning thriller, is out today in both paperback and ebook. 

1942, New Zealand. Edith’s been locked away for a long time. When she survives a devastating fire that destroys her ward, Edith is questioned by the police and a young doctor, Declan Harris. Is she truly mad—or could the impossible stories she told as a child actually be true?

Meanwhile intrigue has tipped into obsession—Declan needs to uncover the truth, but in doing so he will risk losing everything. As he sets out to save her mind, will he lose his own?

The Last Night takes Bronze

February 2017

We are thrilled to announce that The Last Night by Cesca Major won the Bronze Award in the Historical Fiction category of TBC Charlie Awards. 

The Book Club is an online reading group made up of over 6500 compulsive readers and approximately 900 authors. Every year the TBC Charlie Awards celebrate the authors with prizes awarded in 16 different categories.

Congratulations Cesca! 

The Silent Hours by Cesca Major is out in paperback today!

January 2016

Cesca Major's heartrending The Silent Hours is published today by Corvus in paperback!

Congratulations, Cesca!

‘Strong début… this is assured writing and Major is a talent to watch’        The Times

Cesca Major joins the Darley Anderson Agency

April 2014

We are thrilled to welcome Cesca Major to the Darley Anderson Agency.

Cesca’s debut novel, The Silent Hours, was bought by Anna Hogarty at Corvus in a two-book deal and will be published on 6th August 2015. The Silent Hours is a sweeping historical romance, based on true events, and it centres around an event that devastated a small, unoccupied French village in the Second World War.

Cesca’s first real writing success came in 2005 when she was Runner Up in the annual Daily Mail Writing Competition for the best opening paragraph to a novel. After working in television, she subsequently taught History for seven years before becoming Housemistress at a boarding school in Berkshire. She writes regular reviews and features for the popular women’s fiction website www.novelicious.com and films ‘Beat the Block’ - bi-weekly vlogs to help writers.

Welcome to the agency, Cesca, we are so excited you’re on board!

The Last Night published today

May 2017

The “mesmeric and atmospheric” (Heat Magazine) The Last Night is out in paperback today!

It won Bronze prize for Historical Fiction in the TBC Charlie Awards earlier this year.

Congratulations Cesca!

The Last Night Published Today

November 2016

Cesca Major's beautifully written novel The Last Night is published by Corvus today. 

A moving tale of two women connected through time. Cesca is a "talent to watch" (The Times).

Congratulations Cesca on the publication of such a wonderful book! 

The Silent Hours by Cesca Major is out now!

June 2015

Cesca Major’s heartbreaking, wartime début, The Silent Hours, is published today by Corvus!

Congratulations, Cesca!

‘A gripping, fictional account of a real event in war-time France, told with a sensuous clarity. A haunting and illuminating debut novel.’ Wendy Wallace, author of ‘The Painted Bridge’

‘A stunningly accomplished and unforgettable read.’ HEAT magazine

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