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A home of our own

Author: Gwen Kirkwood
Publisher: London : Severn House Large Print, 2013. ©2010
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : First large print edition 2013View all editions and formats
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1951. Meg and Steven Caraford count their blessings: their farm is prospering, they have a baby boy, and Steven's troublesome half-brother, Fred, has moved to Canada. Then Steven's mother takes in Ruth, a young female lodger with a small daughter. Steven and Meg are shocked to learn that Avril is Fred's illegitimate daughter, born as a result of rape. The family helps Ruth to recover from her traumatic past, but  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Large type books
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gwen Kirkwood
ISBN: 9780727896117 0727896113
OCLC Number: 841184213
Notes: Standard print edition originally published: Sutton : Severn House, 2010.
Description: 352 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Gwen Kirkwood.

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1951. Meg and Steven Caraford count their blessings: their farm is prospering, they have a baby boy, and Steven's troublesome half-brother, Fred, has moved to Canada. Then Steven's mother takes in Ruth, a young female lodger with a small daughter. Steven and Meg are shocked to learn that Avril is Fred's illegitimate daughter, born as a result of rape. The family helps Ruth to recover from her traumatic past, but there will be obstacles to overcome, not least the frightening prospect of Fred's return...

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