The Throwaway Children

eAudio - unabridged
(17.92 hours)
Product Number: TCM867
Released: 01 Nov, 2015
Business Term: Multiuse 100 Circ
ISBN: #9781510013025
Narrator(s): Anne Dover
Publisher: W F Howes
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Description

Rita and Rosie Stevens are only nine and five years old when their widowed mother marries a violent bully. Under pressure from her new husband, she is persuaded to send the girls to an orphanage. It is not long before the powers that be decide to send a consignment of orphans to their sister institution in Australia. Among them, without their family's consent or knowledge, are Rita and Rosie, the throwaway children.

Author(s): Diney Costeloe
Original Publish Date: 01 Nov, 2015

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Author(s): Diney Costeloe
Narrator(s): Anne Dover
Product Number LCD307
Released: 01 Aug, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781510004313
Large Print
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Author(s): Diney Costeloe
Product Number LP3643
Released: 01 Nov, 2015
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Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781510012417
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Author(s): Diney Costeloe
Narrator(s): Anne Dover
Product Number D4122
Released: 01 Nov, 2015
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Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781510011816
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Author(s): Diney Costeloe
Narrator(s): Anne Dover
Product Number MPCD1120
Released: 01 Aug, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781510002616

Professional reviews

"Gritty, heartrending and unputdownable - the story of two sisters sent first to an English, then an Australian orphanage in the aftermath of World War 2. Praise for the author: ‘Diney Costeloe has tackled an important subject. We should never forget this terrible injustice!’ JOHN HUMPHREYS"

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