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A thrilling new whodunnit series, fast-paced and funny, featuring a detective as sharp as his suits and a heroine who’s trouble. The River Thames always gives up its dead… The series continues with WHITE HORSE.


Hello. I’m so glad you’ve made it to my gateway. My name is Julia Golding, novelist and screenwriter, but maybe you’ve read my books written under the names Joss Stirling and Eve Edwards?

If you’re just here to find out more about my books, go straight through the doors below. Otherwise have a look round and find out more!

And if you have found me from the campaign to Save Tolkien’s house, please go to the Project Northmoor website.


One author, three Names

Find out about the books of Julia Golding, Joss Stirling and Eve Edwards

Some highlights from my bookshelf...

Jess Bridges Mysteries

A new crime series for adults, ready for pre-order now. Dive into the first two mysteries this October as Jess Bridges, a private detective living life on the edge, crosses the path of Detective Inspector George, Thames Valley CID. A river killer is on the loose turning the Thames into a black river...

Cat Royal

Meet London's most outrageous heroine yet and follow her on her adventures in the 1790s.

The Summer of Wishful Thinking

Gemma Whitehall helps people tie the knot as the local registrar, but she can’t ignore the fact that life – and love – are slipping through her fingers.

When did humans start asking questions?

Who were the first scientists?

Try something new?

How about this first story about three sisters who live under a Fey curse? In repeated lives, Linny has been doomed to die before her sixteenth birthday so many times she’s lost count. Now at boarding school in Maine, she wonders if this time will be any different. As the snow falls, a new student, Quinn, arrives. Things look as though they might get a whole lot worse…

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