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Forgotten child / Kitty Neale.

By: Neale, Kitty.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : Avon, 2010Description: 489 pages ; 18 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781847560988 (pbk.); 1847560989 (pbk.).Subject(s): Adoptees -- Family relationships -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | General fiction. DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Heartfelt and gripping, this novel relates the tale of Jennifer Lavender, who has always been a lonely child, constantly feeling like second best and desperately craving her parent's love. When the truth is revealed and Jenny learns she was adopted, everything falls into placethat is, until she realizes her dream of finding her real family can never be fulfilled, her mother died alone giving birth. Now a grown woman, she attempts to fill her void by marrying. For a while, she finds the love she had been lacking, but when the police show up at their door, Jenny discovers that her marriage is not what it seemed. Destitute, she is forced to move away and start again, forming a new life by the sea. It is there that she meets a young woman, one who will change her life forever. This narrative documents their joint search as they seek the truth, but what they find may be more than they can bear.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p>Will she ever find a home where she can belong?</p> <p>The dramatic new novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author of LOST ANGEL.</p> <p>ALONE...Jennifer Lavender was a lonely child. She always felt like second best and desperately craved her parents love.</p> <p>ADOPTED...When Jenny learns she was adopted everything falls into place. But her dream of finding her real family can never be fulfilled - her mother died alone giving birth.</p> <p>ABANDONED... Now a grown woman, she attempts to fill her void by marrying Marcos. For a while she feels loved, but when the police show up at their door Jenny realises that her marriage is not what it seemed. Destitute, she is forced to move away and start again.</p> <p>ASTOUNDED... While adjusting to her new life by the sea, Jenny meets a young woman who will change her life forever. Together they search for the truth, but what they discover may be more than they can bear.</p>

Heartfelt and gripping, this novel relates the tale of Jennifer Lavender, who has always been a lonely child, constantly feeling like second best and desperately craving her parent's love. When the truth is revealed and Jenny learns she was adopted, everything falls into placethat is, until she realizes her dream of finding her real family can never be fulfilled, her mother died alone giving birth. Now a grown woman, she attempts to fill her void by marrying. For a while, she finds the love she had been lacking, but when the police show up at their door, Jenny discovers that her marriage is not what it seemed. Destitute, she is forced to move away and start again, forming a new life by the sea. It is there that she meets a young woman, one who will change her life forever. This narrative documents their joint search as they seek the truth, but what they find may be more than they can bear.

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