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Never Say Goodbye by Susan Lewis
  

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Josie, in her mid-forties, is diagnosed with breast cancer. Married to Jeff for twenty-two years she still loves him desperately despite a slight hiccup in their relationship some five years ago. In the course of her treatment she strikes up an unlikely friendship with a volunteer from a middle-class family. Josie is very working class from a sink housing estate near Bristol. Sadly Josie’s treatment is not successful and it is obvious the inevitable will occur. How she lives her last few months and manages her family and life is wonderfully handled. This really is an excellent book covering the horrors, emotions and the hospital treatment in a sensitive read. Moving and heart-warming, it treats the utterly sad situation beautifully. One of Susan Lewis’ best.

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Never Say Goodbye by Susan Lewis

This is a compelling and deeply moving novel of friendship, family and the power of love, from the Sunday Times top ten bestselling author of No Child of Mine and Don't Let Me Go. How would you cope with the threat of losing someone you love? Josie Clark is a loving wife and mother. She and her husband Jeff don't have much and it's often difficult to make ends meet. But Josie will do anything to protect her family and keep them safe. Bel Monkton is a successful property developer, living in a beautiful house by the sea. She seems to have everything going for her, but she's lonely. And she's let the shadows from her past cloud her future. Josie's life couldn't be more different to Bel's. But three years ago, tragedy tore Bel's life in two. Now it's happening to Josie. And faced with uncertainty and heartbreak, they come to treasure their growing friendship.


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Susan Lewis

Susan Lewis was born in Bristol. She worked in television for HTV West in Bristol and it was here that she wrote her first three novels. She is now the bestselling author of over thirty novels. She is also the author of Just One More Day and One Day at a Time, the moving memoirs of her childhood. She lives and writes in Gloucestershire.

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Publication date

14th August 2014

Author

Susan Lewis

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Publisher

Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone

Format

Paperback
560 pages

Categories

Family Drama
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780099586449

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