News for The Pilgrim

A lovely book

‘This prequel doesn’t disappoint. Evocative of the historical period, believable characters, beautifully written. Nice horses! I now want to find out more about the North Wales Pilgrim Way’ Read More »

A beautifully crafted story

‘The characters were real and I felt their pain and shared their joys. At times I laughed, many times I cried. I never wanted to put it down’ Read More »

NEW NOVEL: The Pilgrim

‘A masterpiece of historical fiction.’
Wendy H Jones, author and writing coach

The BBC’s recent series, Forgiveness: Stories from the Front Line, thoughtfully explores the power of forgiving. Perhaps surprisingly, the presenter concludes that self-forgiveness is the hardest kind, being so bound up with regret and shame, yet it has the power to transform our lives.

In her new historical novel, The Pilgrim, Joy Margetts sensitively tackles the subject of forgiveness, in particular self-forgiveness… Read More »


‘An engaging story, beautifully written. A man finding the deep forgiveness that Jesus bought for him, bathed in scriptural truths, as he builds a personal relationship with his loving Father’ Read More »