The Secret Daughter: A beautiful novel of adoption, heartbreak and a mother's love by Kelly Rimmer

The Secret Daughter: A beautiful novel of adoption, heartbreak and a mother's love

byKelly Rimmer

Kobo ebook | June 18, 2015

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As I saw my new-born baby’s face for the first time I tried desperately to capture her face in my mind—to stamp it onto my eyelids. As she was taken from me I knew I might never see my daughter again.

37 years later…

‘You were adopted’. Three short words and Sabina’s life fractures. There would forever be a Before those words, and an After.

Pregnant with her own child, Sabina can’t understand how a mother could abandon her daughter, or why her parents have kept the past a secret.

Determined to find the woman who gave her away, what she discovers will change everything, not just for Sabina, but for the women who have loved her all these years.

From the bestselling author of Me Without You comes another touching, beautifully told story about the pain of separation and the enduring strength of love.

Find out what readers are saying about Kelly Rimmer

‘This book got under my skin and I think it'd be the same for many other people - You don't need to like romance books, you just need to want to read books that are about people, that have simple but incredibly important stories.’ Petit Moi

‘I fell in love with this amazing book after the first sentence and would read it all over again. A wonderful mixture of emotions, real love, secrets, laughter and sadness. If you want a gripping and touching story, here it is, read it now!’ Sky’s Book Corner

‘What a heartbreaking, tearful, emotional read with scenes that are traumatising, hilarious and in many more scenes inspiring. A story about how love changes the characters- breaks hearts and at the same time restores faith.’ Talking Books Blog

‘Rimmer’s triumph with this novel are her two main characters – they’re both very well written and you can’t help but feel a range of emotions for them both. At times you want to throttle them and with the turn of a page you want to cry for them. There are so many feelings in this little novel that at times it’s almost overwhelming.’ Judging Covers

Title:The Secret Daughter: A beautiful novel of adoption, heartbreak and a mother's loveFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:June 18, 2015Publisher:BookoutureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1910751073

ISBN - 13:9781910751077

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Secret Daughter Thought provocing, heart wrenching and a roller coastr of emotions, so well writen that you can not only place your own self within each character but feel their pain, anguish,and most of all their Love. Well done Kelly look foward to reading more of your wonderful work Yours sincerly Balinda B
Date published: 2015-10-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Laborious So dull and not in any way enjoyable. I felt the characters were stilted and the author got stuck on the sae oldstory dont waste your time or money on it
Date published: 2015-10-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Book I loved this book and liked the way the story was told from all sides. I did not want to put it down.
Date published: 2015-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Secret daughter Great book a must read. Found it hard to put book down. You just want to keep on reading the rest of the story. I loved this book
Date published: 2015-10-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The secret daughter A touching story that draws you in and makes you wonder what you would do in a similar position, a lovely read.
Date published: 2015-09-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A moving story A beautiful story and very m0ving, could not put it down. It kept you wanting to know what was going to happen next.
Date published: 2015-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent I loved this book. I really felt for each women as there was such different emotions felt. I couldn't imagine having to give a child or how I would feel finding out I was adopted at 38 years old. Really great story.
Date published: 2015-08-17