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In this powerful evocation of working-class South London in the 1950s, drama and heartbreak wreak havoc in the life of young Daisy Bacon, guardian of her Cousin Lizzie who, a grown woman in body and appearance, has the innocent and trusting nature of a child. When her mother Judith is run over and killed outside their house, Daisy retreats into a world of silence. Blaming herself for the accident, the girl is unable to utter a word. The happy family home becomes a prison, with her stepmother Vera as the cruel jailer. It is cousin Lizzie, who will always remain a child, who brings sunshine back to Daisy''s life. However, only when Henry Bacon discovers his new wife''s shocking secret does Daisy herself find true happiness, and in a way that she could never have anticipated. Kitty Neale, Books, Fiction and Literature, Outcast Child Books>Fiction and Literature This is Kitty Neale's second novel. She is a superb storyteller, using her personal experience to explore themes of love and loss, showing life at its best, brightest and very darkest moments.
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Internationaler Buchtitel. In englischer Sprache. Verlag: ORION BOOKS LTD, 330 Seiten, L=234mm, B=155mm, H=36mm, Gew.=658gr, [GR: 11110 - HC/Belletristik/Romane/Erzählungen], [SW: - Fiction - Romance], Gebunden, Klappentext: This is Kitty Neale's second novel. She is a superb storyteller, using her personal experience to explore themes of love and loss, showing life at its best, brightest and very darkest moments. This is Kitty Neale's second novel. She is a superb storyteller, using her personal experience to explore themes of love and loss, showing life at its best, brightest and very darkest moments.
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EAN (ISBN-13): 9780752857398
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0752857398
Publishing year: 2005
Publisher: ORION BOOKS LTD
Weight: 0,658 kg
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