Some Sunny Day by Annie GrovesSome Sunny Day by Annie Groves

Some Sunny Day

byAnnie Groves

Paperback | February 19, 2007

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Forbidden love and family secrets In World War Two Liverpool in the heartrending new saga from the author of Goodnight Sweetheart.Rosie has grown up in the heart of Liverpool's Italian community, treated as one of their own. With a father away at sea and a mother more interested in other men than her only daughter, the bighearted Grenellis are the closest thing Rosie has to a proper family.But when war breaks out, and Italy becomes the Allies' adversary, everything changes. The community is torn in two: friends become enemies, neighbours become traitors and Rosie is left uncertain of just who she can trust.As war intensifies, and Liverpool is subjected to relentless bombings, things become more perilous. When a devastating attack leaves her mother dead, Rosie is sent to live with her aunt in Edge Hill. Her father is feared missing at sea and her aunt lets slip a family secret which has unimaginable consequences.Fleeing her cruel aunt, Rosie becomes a Land Girl and falls in love - with someone utterly forbidden. As bombs drop and families are ripped apart by conflict at home and abroad, can they find happiness or will war stand in their way?
Annie Groves was born and lived in the north-west of England all of her life. She was the author of the Pride family series, Ellie Pride, Connie's Courage and Hettie of Hope Street, for which she drew upon her own family's history, picked up from listening to her grandmother's stories when she was a child. Her next set of novels was th...
Title:Some Sunny DayFormat:PaperbackDimensions:592 pagesPublished:February 19, 2007Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0007209657

ISBN - 13:9780007209651

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Praise for Annie Groves:'An engrossing story.' My Weekly'A stirring and heartrending family saga.Against a backdrop of change when the suffragette movement was coming to the fore, the choices and dreams of a generation of women combine to create this passionate story.' Liverpool Daily Post'Heartwrenching and uplifting in equal measure - a tragic indictment of what can happen when you swap passion for duty. Roll on the sequel!' Take a Break'Exceptionally good within this area, well written and beautifully developed characters.' Sarah Broadhurst Bookseller'This novel [Some Sunny Day] adds to Annie Groves' growing reputation as a storyteller.This is an absorbing story, with a delightful heroine' Historical Novels Review