Incredibly, Grace stumbles onto obscure clues about her family. Her life will be silently manipulated by her mother's powerful east coast family to ensure that Grace never finds her origins. From there, a search for her roots begins, a search that will test her endurance and courage.
Can't Forget#ad - Their lives cross in most unusual circumstances and they find common ground immediately - they detest each other. Hayley, smart, is young, educated, a big city psychologist, beautiful and satisfied. She is about to learn how quickly life can change. Ben, raised in farm country, is a young talented surgeon.
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She doesn’t realize that string can snap so quickly, so easily. Their bond is tested by her family's bigotry and she is forced into making lose-lose life decisions. In time, when no one else will, the young surgeon is able to overlook Emma’s past, and give her a needed sense of security. Emma’s father and older brother are certain that a woman should have no part in running a large company.
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The road back isn’t straightemma braza, a college junior from a fourth generation Eastern Washington winemaking dynasty, and the talent, has aspirations, to stay in the family business.
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Against all odds, the author succeeded. Along the way, a single faint light comes only from a neighbor’s small acts of kindness and caring—and a box of books. From the day he is five-years-old and dropped off at his foster home of the next eleven years, Stephen is mentally and physically tortured. No one can tell him if he has a family.
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A heart-breaking and thought-provoking tale of a mother’s overwhelming and all-encompassing love for her daughter. It’s clear that there’s something shocking hidden in Ella’s past… but exposing it could tear all their lives apart. An emotional page-turner that will take your breath away. Pronounced dead at the scene, it’s a miracle when paramedics manage to then resuscitate the little girl.
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Missing PiecesAgora Books #ad - She won’t look at her husband. Heartbreaking and hopeful. Amanda berriman‘a stunningly assured debut that explores the ripples of a terrible family tragedy on the surviving fragile members. They grow up, grow apart, never talking about their terrible secret. That is until linda’s daughter finds out she’s pregnant.
She can’t stand her daughter. How can you repair something broken if pieces are missing?‘I’ve not stopped thinking about Missing Pieces. A gripping, devastating, heart-stealing read. Tamsin greywhat if the one thing that kept you together was breaking you apart?All Linda wants to do is sleep. Having this baby means moving on, and she just wants to go back to before.
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The Photograph: A gripping love story with a heartbreaking twistBookouture #ad - On a sun-drenched italian island for one carefree summer the troubles of her past fade away and she falls in love. If you loved the letter by kathryn Hughes and The Hourglass by Tracy Rees you’ll be swept away by this stunning summer read. Italy, 1958: rachael is a young widow with a small child. Absolute perfection! whatever you do, 5 stars‘a glorious treat of a novel with two historical threads… amazing… gripping… i was captivated all the way… leaves you wanting more! Loved it!’ The Book Trail, don't miss this one!’ Renita D’Silva, 5 stars‘Oh my this is one seriously beautifully written and heart breaking tale… I had to have a box of tissues on standby… captivated by the story… I became addicted to reading it.
I honestly haven't read a book of this calibre before… magical… simply stunning… a wonderful, wonderful read that I will be holding in my heart forever. The writing garnet, 5 stars‘Compelling… tugged at my heart strings. Heartwarming and hopeful… a masterpiece. Heart wrenching. The perfect blend of the past and the present… kept me turning the pages quickly.
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Penniless and little chance of an income, she looks for work as a governess in London to avoid destitution. But unbeknown to sophie, her mother instructed Hannah to post a letter to Trescadinnick House in Cornwall upon her death. After her mother's death, with only her erstwhile nursemaid and faithful friend, twenty-year-old Sophie Ross is left orphaned, Hannah for company.
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An excellent debut novel from Suzanne Goldring and I look forward to reading more of her work. Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘this book was excellent! Totally kept my attention and I wanted to find out what would become of the main characters. Highly recommended. Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘Everything about this book is amazing.
Fans of the letter, the Alice Network and The Nightingale will be hooked. Readers are hooked on my name is eva: ‘could not put this book down, i sympathized all because of Evelyn…I could so picture the setting and as Evelyn sets out to fool everyone, I cheered, and heaven help anyone that tried to disturb my reading !!…I absolutely loved this book !…I laughed, I cried, I thought you go girl !!.
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