Product Number: WEB73309
Released: 13 Apr, 2005
Business Term: OBOU 2 Years or 36 Circs
ISBN: #9780141907055
Publisher: Penguin
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From the internationally bestselling author Lesley Pearse comes the compelling tale of one girl caught in a family mystery, a struggle against cruelty and a quest for loveWithout her mother she is alone in the world . . .1930.Twelve-year-old Adele is placed in a bleak, cruel children's home after a family tragedy drives her mother to madness. But when trust is betrayed Adele has no choice but to run away . . .Alone and friendless, she heads for Sussex, to seek out the grandmother she has never known. However, the journey, without food or shelter, leaves her desperately ill.Surrounded by the beautiful Rye Marshes, Adele is finally nursed back to health.Can she now dream of a new life?And what will happen when her mother reappears, bearing shocking family secrets?Praise for Lesley Pearse:'With characters it is impossible not to care about . . . this is storytelling at its very best' Daily Mail'Utterly riveting, brilliant' Closer'Lose yourself in this epic saga' Bella'An emotional and moving epic you won't forget in a hurry' Woman's Weekly

Author(s): Lesley Pearse
Original Publish Date: 13 Apr, 2005

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Author(s): Lesley Pearse
Narrator(s): Sophie Ablett
Product Number OB12282
Released: 26 Sep, 2018
Business Term: OBOU Purchase
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: #9781405938792

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