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  • 13 of 15 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fort Nelson Public Library.

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Fort Nelson Public Library FIC COX (Text) 35246000964914 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library FIC COX (Text) 35146002114502 Fiction Volume hold Available -
Creston Public Library FIC COX (Text) 35140100044323 Fiction Volume hold Available -
Dawson Creek Municipal Public Library F COX (Text) DCL164884 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Fort St John Public Library AF COX (Text) 35211000372153 ADULT Fiction Volume hold Available -
Granisle Public Library Apb COX (Text) 35190000217354 Adult Paperback Fiction Volume hold Available -
Invermere Public Library FIC COX (Text) IPL055579 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-06-08
Kimberley Public Library F COX (Text) 35137001018315 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Prince Rupert Library Cox (Text) 33294002032084 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -
Smithers Public Library F COX (Text) 35101011025330 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780008128234
  • Physical Description: 420 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: London : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
In the middle of a July night in 1954, Evie is torn away from her beloved home and close-knit community, as her family run away to the south. Her father's luck has finally run out but, what should mark a hopeful new beginning, is just the start of young Evie's troubles. With the weight of her family's future on her shoulders, Evie has no-one to turn to. Her mother, worn down by life, runs off with a new man and with her grandmother's sight failing, it's left to Evie to earn their keep and run the house. Holding her family together is only made harder when tragedy strikes at its heart. A lost letter from home means that Evie's only hope of a happy ending has been dashed, but she's determined to make a new future for herself and find her own fortune in life.
Subject: Women > England > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.
Nineteen fifties > Fiction.
England > Social life and customs > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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