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Maureen Lee - Flora & Grace (2nd Hand Paperback)

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Synopsis

The Second World War - a mother must make a heartbreaking sacrifice in order to save her child. A poignant and powerful family saga from the author of Au Revoir Liverpool.

1944. It is spring, late morning, when Flora’s life changes for ever. She is standing on a platform in the Swiss mountains, watching as a cattle train draws near. From within the wooden trucks she can hear human voices - groaning, pleading and desperate.

Horrified, she begins to run alongside the train, frantically trying to help. But as the train picks up speed, a filthy bundle of rags is thrust through the slats and into her arms - ‘Take him. His name is Simon.’

Flora stands on the platform, a baby boy cradled against her. And although everything looks exactly as it did moments before, nothing will ever be the same again.

Sunday Times bestseller Maureen Lee has written a powerful, moving story of war, motherhood and love.

Details
  • Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback
  • Condition : Very Good
  • Category : Fiction - Historical Fiction
  • Published : 2013 (Orion Fiction)
  • ISBN : 9781409137320
  • SKU : B001972
  • PPC : LL300gm
  • RRP : £8.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.
External Reviews

"I couldn't put it down, Maureen Lee takes the reader to another era, a period of history so well known yet still creates a page turner. I fell in love with the characters, and am eager to read as many of her books as I can now." - Goodreads Review.

The Author

Maureen Lee was a British novelist of one hundred and fifty short-stories and dramatic historical romance novels. In 2000, her novel Dancing in the Dark won the Romantic Novel of the Year Award by the Romantic Novelists' Association.