A Nightingale

An absorbing and uplifting read
— Frost Magazine
I absolutely and totally flipping well LOVED this book… I award this book 5* out of 5* but I would award it more stars if I could because it really is that good.
— Ginger Book Geek

Welcome to my website

I’m Donna Douglas, the Sunday Times bestselling author of the Nightingale and Steeple Street novels, a series of gritty, heartwarming sagas set in the world of nursing in the 1920s and 30s. The books are published in UK by Arrow Books, a subsidiary of Random House.

You can find out all about my books here. There’s also a scrapbook page, where you can find out more about my research, the background to my novels and what else I’ve been doing.

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Happy reading!




Fans of Call the Midwife will enjoy this
— Woman's Own on The Nightingale Girls