> Skip to content
MT

Maisie Thomas

Book for an event

Maisie Thomas was born and brought up in Manchester, which provides the location for her Railway Girls novels. She loves writing stories with strong female characters, set in times when women needed determination and vision to make their mark. The Railway Girls series is inspired by her great aunt Jessie, who worked as a railway clerk during the First World War.

Maisie now lives on the beautiful North Wales coast with her railway enthusiast husband, Kevin, and their two rescue cats. They often enjoy holidays chugging up and down the UK’s heritage steam railways.

Books by Maisie Thomas

The Railway Girls in Love

The brand new Manchester WWII saga about friendship, community spirit and hope, set against the backdrop of the railways.

Read more
Secrets of the Railway Girls

The second novel in the wonderful railway girls series, set in Manchester during the second world war.

Read more
The Railway Girls

A WW2 saga series based on women that worked on the railways. Perfect for fans of Nancy Revell and Ellie Dean.

Read more