Overview

Can her family ever be reunited?



Magda Brodie's world is torn apart when her mother dies in the workhouse two weeks before Christmas. Her wastrel father arranges for her sisters to be sent to their grandparents, her brother to be adopted, and Magda to live with her Aunt Bridget.



But her aunt holds a bitter resentment towards her, and Magda's dreams of reuniting her family seem hopeless...

...
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A Christmas Wish

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Overview

Can her family ever be reunited?



Magda Brodie's world is torn apart when her mother dies in the workhouse two weeks before Christmas. Her wastrel father arranges for her sisters to be sent to their grandparents, her brother to be adopted, and Magda to live with her Aunt Bridget.



But her aunt holds a bitter resentment towards her, and Magda's dreams of reuniting her family seem hopeless...

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781448176458
  • Publisher: Ebury Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/24/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 291,141
  • File size: 533 KB

Meet the Author

Lizzie Lane was born and brought up in one of the toughest areas of Bristol, the eldest of three siblings who were all born before her parents got round to marrying. Her mother, who had endured both the depression and war years, was a natural born story teller, and it's from her telling of actual experiences of the tumultuous first half of the twentieth century, that Lizzie gets her inspiration.


Lizzie put both cities and rat race behind her in 2012 and moved onto a boat, preferring to lead the simple life where she can write and watch the sun go down without interruption.

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