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The Storm Child

By: Rita Bradshaw
Narrated by: Colleen Prendergast
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Summary

From the top 10 best-selling author of One Snowy Night, Rita Bradshaw, comes The Storm Child, a sweeping family saga set during the run up to WW2 in the North-East of England.

It’s mid-winter, and in the throes of a fierce blizzard, Elsie Redfern and her husband discover an unknown girl in their hay barn about to give birth. After the young mother dies, Elsie takes the infant in and raises her as her own daughter, her precious storm child.

Gina grows into a beautiful little girl, but her safe haven turns out to be anything but. Torn away from her home and family, the child finds herself in a nightmare from which there’s no waking, but despite her misery and bewilderment, Gina’s determined to survive.

Years pass. With womanhood comes the Second World War, along with more heartbreak, grief and betrayal. Then, a new but dangerous love beckons; can Gina ever escape the dark legacy of the storm child?

©2020 Rita Bradshaw (P)2020 Macmillan Publishers International Limited

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another great book

I love this book and had to keep going til I finished it think it was fined in a few days after purchasing.
another romantic story from the brilliant Rita Bradshaw .couldn't put this book down . war love sadness romance death it has it all .brilliant book .

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Great Book

I like it store very good and keep me interested and could not wait to get to the next chapter was sorry when I finished it.

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The sort you cannot put down

Loved this book found it very interesting and well written. The Reader was very clear and easy to listen to.