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The summer house [text (large print)] / Mary Nichols.

By: Nichols-Worrall, Mary.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2009Edition: Large print edition.Description: 534 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781847828453; 1847828450.Subject(s): Family secrets -- Fiction | Mothers and daughters -- FictionGenre/Form: Large type books.Summary: The Great War; 1918. Young Lady Helen, daughter of Lord Hardingham, is persuaded to marry Richard. But her soldier husband returns to the front leaving Helen to wonder just who it is she's married. Then Oliver Donovan enters her life and she's in love for the first time. Oliver returns to his regiment - and is never seen again. When Helen is left with his child the baby is taken from her and given away for adoption. Over twenty years pass; a second war is ravaging Europe, and Laura, Helen's daughter, is also caught in a tragic love affair and left expecting a baby. Gradually the truth about her parentage is revealed, old wounds are healed and, with Helen's support, Laura learns to fall in love again.
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The Great War; 1918. Young Lady Helen, daughter of Lord Hardingham, is persuaded to marry Richard. But her soldier husband returns to the front leaving Helen to wonder just who it is she's married. Then Oliver Donovan enters her life and she's in love for the first time. Oliver returns to his regiment - and is never seen again. When Helen is left with his child the baby is taken from her and given away for adoption. Over twenty years pass; a second war is ravaging Europe, and Laura, Helen's daughter, is also caught in a tragic love affair and left expecting a baby. Gradually the truth about her parentage is revealed, old wounds are healed and, with Helen's support, Laura learns to fall in love again.

The Great War; 1918. Young Lady Helen, daughter of Lord Hardingham, is persuaded to marry Richard. But her soldier husband returns to the front leaving Helen to wonder just who it is she's married. Then Oliver Donovan enters her life and she's in love for the first time. Oliver returns to his regiment - and is never seen again. When Helen is left with his child the baby is taken from her and given away for adoption. Over twenty years pass; a second war is ravaging Europe, and Laura, Helen's daughter, is also caught in a tragic love affair and left expecting a baby. Gradually the truth about her parentage is revealed, old wounds are healed and, with Helen's support, Laura learns to fall in love again.

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