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Far From Home

byAnne Bennett

Paperback | April 23, 2012

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1938: Sixteen-year-old Kate Monroe is living in Birmingham, far away from her family in Ireland. Her parents have always doted on her siblings, Sally and James, leaving no time for her. Kate harbours a dark secret, a deep longing for her cousin. Feelings she must suppress in this deeply staunch Irish-Catholic community - even if they are reciprocated.Crazed by her infatuation, Kate is left with no option, other than to up-roots once more and seek out a new life, far away from the temptation of Tim Monroe.Will Kate find true love, or will distance make the heart grow fonder?

Anne Bennett was born in a back-to-back house in the Horsefair district of Birmingham. The daughter of Roman Catholic Irish immigrants, she grew up in a tight-knit community where she learned to be proud of her Irish Brummie heritage. For many years she taught in schools to the north of Birmingham, before an accident put paid to that c...
Title:Far From HomeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:608 pages, 7.88 × 5.13 × 1.21 inPublished:April 23, 2012Publisher:Harpercollins (uk)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0007359217

ISBN - 13:9780007359219

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Far from home Great read, bit of a sudden ending which I felt lacking. Non the less would recommend as it had me enthralled from start to finish, even if it was a bit sudden
Date published: 2015-06-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Mrs, s I love reading this author and can't wait for the next book that I will read xxx really pleased that I found this
Date published: 2015-01-01