A Daughter's Secret

A moving and gritty saga of loss, separation and finally hope, set in wartime BirminghamAgnes Sullivan is fifteen when her young brother Tom finds her drunk and crying in the lane near their farm Her dancing teacher has raped her and abandoned her Aggie is forced to leave home when she discovers she s pregnant and Tom, barely a teenager himself, decides the teacher mustA moving and gritty saga of loss, separation and finally hope, set in wartime BirminghamAgnes Sullivan is fifteen when her young brother Tom finds her drunk and crying in the lane near their farm Her dancing teacher has raped her and abandoned her Aggie is forced to leave home when she discovers she s pregnant and Tom, barely a teenager himself, decides the teacher must pay for his actions.Aggie flees to Birmingham, but the safe haven she s been promised turns out to be too dangerous to stay in She s left with few options until someone she would never have spoken to in her former life gives her the help she so desperately needs But will World War One ruin her precarious hopes of a future Anne Bennett s sagas of Birmingham during the wars have won her many fans, as they are packed full of emotion, determination and authenticity Regional sagas don t come any better than this.
A Daughter s Secret A moving and gritty saga of loss separation and finally hope set in wartime BirminghamAgnes Sullivan is fifteen when her young brother Tom finds her drunk and crying in the lane near their farm Her

  • Title: A Daughter's Secret
  • Author: Anne Bennett
  • ISBN: 9780007226047
  • Page: 242
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “A Daughter's Secret”

    1. I Loved this book. The Story really had me gripped, following Aggie and her Family through some hard times, I really felt for the Characters in this story and found the book hard to put down.This was my first Anne Bennett novel and I'm sure it won't be my last read by her.

    2. This was my first Anne Bennett novel and I loved it, couldn't put it down until it was finished.From dust jacket:"Agnes Sullivan is fifteen when her young brother Tom finds her crying in the lane near their farm. She's been attacked and abandoned. Heartbroken, Aggie is forced to leave her home and family, and Tom, barely a teenager himself, decides the attacker must pay for his actions.Aggies flees to Birmingham, but the safe haven she's been promised turns out to be too dangerous to stay in. Sh [...]

    3. This was my second book that i read by this author and all I have to say that was an excellent read ,full of sorrow and happiness at the end. Loved it !I will definitely read more books by this author.

    4. I got this on a whim and I read it in less than a day. I loved it. Just couldn't put it down. I didn't know that there is a book before, so disappointed that nothing was said at the begining or on here. This was my first Anne Bennett book, it won't be the last either. Just fabulous.

    5. IT WAS A NICE STORY. THE BEGINNING OF THE NOVEL WAS AWESOME BUT IT DID NOT FINNISH WELL.A HAPPY ENDING LIKE BOLLYWOOD MOVIES.( SORRY NO OFFENCE)

    6. I REALLY ENJOYED THIS BOOK AND RECOMMEND IT . SOME PARTS WERE REALLY HARD TO READ AND UPSETTING AS YOU FELT SO SORRY FOR THE GIRL AND THE EVENTS HAPPENING IN HER LIFE .

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