Homecoming

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It is 1957 and Helen's husband Jack returns from National Service. Happy to be reunited, they resume their life together. But when Jack's brief fling with a sergeant's widow leaves the woman pregnant, Helen is forced to make a courageous decision that could be the answer to their differences.
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Overview

It is 1957 and Helen's husband Jack returns from National Service. Happy to be reunited, they resume their life together. But when Jack's brief fling with a sergeant's widow leaves the woman pregnant, Helen is forced to make a courageous decision that could be the answer to their differences.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781783750788
  • Publisher: Accent Press
  • Publication date: 7/25/2013
  • Series: Swansea Girls , #3
  • Pages: 448
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 1.13 (d)

Meet the Author

Catrin Collier is Wales' most prolific and well-known author of historical, romantic fictions. The daughter of a Prussian refugee and Welsh father, she grew up in Pontypridd. She has written 19 novels for Orion. Her first historical novel Hearts of Gold, was filmed as a mini-series by the BBC in 2003. She lives with her family on the Gower Peninsula, near Swansea. She also writes crime fiction under the pen name Katherine John.

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'No more thank yous.' Judy stepped back.

'You'd better go,' she whispered, as a telephone rang and the matron disappeared, presumably to answer it. "'Quick Sharp".'

'And I have to learn to jump to it,' Emily gave Judy a sad little smile. 'Have a good journey back.'

Judy stayed long enough to watch her friend walk up the stairs. Emily looked so small, lost and alone, she couldn't help feeling that she was abandoning her. She recalled Robin Watkin Morgan's good looks, swaggering self-assurance and flirtatious manner. No doubt he hadalready moved on to the next girl. It was so unfair. If her own experience was anything to go by, all the 'fun' involved in conceiving a child was purely on the men's side and they could walk away any time they chose to, leaving the woman quite literally holding the baby.

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