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Blue Moon

Author:

Pam Weaver

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Ruby Bateman works at the prestigious Warnes Hotel on Worthing seafront. She enjoys her job and the camaraderie with the girls at the hotel, but she also loves a day off... On an outing to the Sussex Downs, Ruby meets handsome photographer Jim Searle and instantly falls for him. The only cloud to overshadow her otherwise perfect trip, is the dark mood of her father when she returns home. Ruby dreams of a life outside of the seaside town with Jim, but it falls to her to hold the Batemans together. However, a long-buried family secret may just undo all her hard work.

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Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750542647

Published:

01-08-2016

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For Better For Worse

Author:

Pam Weaver

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As Britain recovers from WWII, Annie Royal is looking to the future. Recently married to Henry, and with a baby on the way, she and her husband are happily settled in the seaside town of Worthing. But a knock at the door brings Annie's world crashing down. On her doorstep stands Sarah and her two young children. Sarah reveals that she is Henry's wife and has been searching for him for over a year. Annie is forced to accept the truth when Henry is arrested for bigamy. In her darkest hour, with the baby imminent, Annie finds support in the most unlikely places.

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Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750540568

Published:

01-02-2015

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Love Walked Right In

Author:

Pam Weaver

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Ruby and Jim Searle run a guest house in Worthing, but the newlyweds have had a rocky start to their marriage. Their troubles are only set to get worse when Jim starts to unravel a dark secret from his past. The popular guest house is asked to take in two German schoolboys on a cultural exchange. Ruby agrees, but when they arrive they seem more like grown men and their activities are far from innocent. Ruby throws herself into war work as a distraction from her troubles at home, but the revelations from Jim's childhood deepen, with devastating consequences...

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Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750543927

Published:

01-04-2017

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Pack Up Your Troubles

Author:

Pam Weaver

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When Connie and Eva first meet, they discover they're from the feuding Maxwell and Dixon families. But as they embark on their nurses' training, they can't deny their natural bond of friendship. As their lives intertwine, Connie starts courting Eva's brother, Roger. Yet in her heart, Connie holds a torch for local artist and free-spirit Eugene, although a dark memory from her past overshadows her chance of happiness. Together the two women are determined to discover the secrets that have kept their families at war for so long. But can their friendship survive the shocking truth?

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Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750538800

Published:

01-03-2014

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The Mother's Bond

Author:

Denise Welch

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Kathryn Casey has a secret past. But these days she barely notices the little daily lies she tells to keep it hidden. She has a new identity now. All she wants is an orderly, predictable life that revolves around her beloved husband and children. Kathryn was once Kelly who lived on one of the roughest estates in the north and got pregnant as a teen. When she moved away, she left the past behind. Now there's a stranger in her kitchen, and he knows more about her than he is letting on. Will Kathryn finally have to admit to her family that she isn't who they think she is?

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Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750547109

Published:

01-03-2019

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The New Countess

Author:

Fay Weldon

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1905: King Edward VII has invited himself and his mistress to a shooting weekend with the Dilbernes. Now Isobel, the Countess, must turn a run-down mansion into a palace fit for a king, but money can't resolve everything...not even a kidnapping. The servants refuse to condone the King's morals; Isobel's daughter, Lady Rosina, insists on publishing a scandalous book, and the mis-spent pasts of Viscount Arthur and his Irish-American wife Minnie rear up to blacken the family name. When fate deals a hand in the middle of the shooting party, Isobel must consider not only her leading position in Society, but her entire future.

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Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750540384

Published:

01-12-2014

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Angel Of The North

Author:

Annie Wilkinson

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Nurse Marie Larsen has grown used to the challenges of keeping Hull Royal Infirmary running during the Germans' attack on her city. Amidst the sudden power cuts and blown out windows, and with wounded civilians pouring into the hospital at each new attack, she always thanks her lucky stars that the latest bomb didn't have her name on it. But when a fresh wave of bombings tears Hull apart, tragedy strikes close to home. With her mother now critically ill in hospital, and her father missing, Marie will have some tough decisions to make if she is to keep her younger brother and sister safe.

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Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750539296

Published:

01-06-2014

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The Land Girls

Author:

Annie Wilkinson

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Seventeen-year-old Muriel Dearlove has weathered the Blitz unscathed, earning her keep in Miss Chapman's grocery shop. But with her sweetheart Bill away fighting and her friends conscripted into the WRENS and WAAF, life has become tedious for Muriel. Then one day an old friend returns from a stint in the Land Army. She is rosy cheeked and looks healthier than ever. Desperate for the chance to broaden her horizons, Muriel signs up to become a Land Girl. But Muriel soon discovers that getting back to the land is not all about making hay in the sunshine.

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Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750541367

Published:

01-11-2015

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The Would-Be Wife

Author:

Annie Wilkinson

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Lynn grew up as the daughter of a fisherman but longs to be free from the hardship and worry of life by the docks. When the handsome and ambitious Graham asks her to marry him, she ignores the warnings of family and friends and accepts. At first, life in Hull in the sixties is one long party, but soon the gloss begins to fade. Four years later, with a young son to look after, she is trapped. She has no money of her own and has given up her job as a nurse. Lynn must fight to regain her independence - but will Graham let her walk away so easily?

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Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750546102

Published:

01-08-2018

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Postcards From The Past

Author:

Marcia Willett

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Can you ever escape your family ties? Siblings Billa and Ed share their beautiful, grand old childhood home in rural Cornwall. Their lives are uncomplicated. With family and friends nearby and their free and easy living arrangements, life seems as content as can be. But when postcards start arriving from a sinister figure they thought belonged well and truly in their pasts, old memories are stirred. Why is he contacting them now? And what has he been hiding all these years?

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Soft Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9781445099439

Published:

01-11-2015

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£14.76

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More Hopes And Dreams

Author:

Dee Williams

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1950. After her marriage went badly wrong, Dolly Taylor returned to Rotherhithe from America. She is now helping her best friend, Penny, to walk again after she contracted polio. Not able to have children of her own, Dolly envies Penny for having a beautiful baby daughter, Gail. Penny's husband, Reg, has set up his own business as a builder, and offers Dolly a job in the office. Tony, who was engaged to Dolly before the war, also works for Reg, and is still pursuing his childhood sweetheart. Although Dolly lives in close-knit Wood Street, with friends and family around her, will she ever find happiness there?

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Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9780750544160

Published:

01-06-2017

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The Flower Girls

Author:

Dee Williams

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Identical twins Lily and Rose Flower aren't from a rich family, but they lead a comfortable life in 1920s Rotherhithe with their mum and dad. Feisty Rose has a more rebellious nature than her sister, but it's never before interfered with their closeness. However, Rose's secret dissatisfaction with her life reaches a head when she meets the rich and handsome Roger. To everyone's shock, she elopes with him to Gretna Green. Once Rose has the money and glamour she's always craved, nothing will persuade her to contact her family again. But then tragedy strikes, threatening to bring the Flower family to its knees. Will this be what it takes to finally bring Rose back to the fold? And will it be too late?

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Hard Cover

Genre:

Family Saga

ISBN:

9781444818468

Published:

01-02-2014

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£20.89

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