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Before she was mine [text (large print)] / Kate Long.

By: Long, Kate, 1964-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Charnwood series: Publisher: Leicester : Charnwood ; Thorpe, 2013, c2011Edition: Large print edition.Description: 415 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444817706 (hbk.); 1444817701.Subject(s): Mothers and daughters -- Fiction | Interpersonal relations -- FictionGenre/Form: General fiction. | Large type books.DDC classification: LON Summary: "Freya's two mothers couldn't be more different: Liv, her adoptive mother, is earthy and no-nonsense, whereas Freya's birth mother Melody is still apt to find herself thrown out of Topshop for bad behaviour. Hard as it has been for Freya to try to reconcile her two families, it has been harder for her mothers. Proud of her mature and sensible adoptive daughter, Liv fears Melody's restless influence. Meanwhile, forced to give up her baby when she was just a teenager herself, Melody now craves Freya's love and acceptance - but only really knows how to have fun. When tragedy strikes, can they finally let go of the past and pull together in order to withstand the toughest challenge life could throw at them?" --Publisher description.
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Freya is torn between her two mothers: Liv, her adoptive mother, and Melody, her birth mother. Proud of her mature and sensible adoptive daughter, Liv fears Melody's restless influence. Meanwhile, forced to give up her baby when she was just a teenager, Melody now craves Freya's love and acceptance. Then tragedy strikes.

Originally published: London: Simon & Schuster, 2011.

Complete and unabridged.

"Freya's two mothers couldn't be more different: Liv, her adoptive mother, is earthy and no-nonsense, whereas Freya's birth mother Melody is still apt to find herself thrown out of Topshop for bad behaviour. Hard as it has been for Freya to try to reconcile her two families, it has been harder for her mothers. Proud of her mature and sensible adoptive daughter, Liv fears Melody's restless influence. Meanwhile, forced to give up her baby when she was just a teenager herself, Melody now craves Freya's love and acceptance - but only really knows how to have fun. When tragedy strikes, can they finally let go of the past and pull together in order to withstand the toughest challenge life could throw at them?" --Publisher description.

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