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Beyond the Blue Hills by Katie Flynn
  

Beyond the Blue Hills

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Shortlisted for the Romantic Novel of the Year Award 2007. Katie Flynn's novels are always full of warmth with a real mix of characters and this one is absolutely no exception. Her ability to make you want to turn the pages because the storyline is so compelling is second to none. Shortlisted for the Romantic Novelists' Award to be announced on 27th April, you're sure to lose yourself in this heart-warming wartime story of romance, heart ache and loss.

If you like Katie Flynn you might also like to read books by Meg Hutchinson, Josephine Cox and Lyn Andrews.

Synopsis

Beyond the Blue Hills by Katie Flynn

Laura Collins, a widow, is struggling to make a good life for her daughters, Tess and Tina.They are living with Lauraâs sister Millie and her seven children so when Laura is offered a good job, with accommodation, she is delighted.

Life is very different for the Brewsters, living on Manor Farm in Herefordshire.Danny and his girlfriend, Sophie, intend to marry one day so that they can run Manor Farm together but his cousin and best friend, Phil Ryland, feels differently.He longs to get away from farming and intends to escape as soon as he can.

Then war comes and changes everything.Tina is evacuated and Tess joins the Land Army.She means to be true to her boyfriend, Mike, but he is far away.Danny and Phil join the RAF, Danny to pilot bombers and Phil as navigator.They end up on the same airfield and fall in love with the same girl…But Phil has a secret which could end his chance of happiness, and Danny is the only person who knows what that secret is…

Reviews

'A heartwarming story of love and loss.' - Woman's Weekly

About the Author

Katie Flynn

Katie Flynn has lived for many years in the Northwest. Many of her early stories were broadcast on Radio Mersey, and the reminiscences of family members prompted her to start her very successful series of books about Liverpool. She has also written books as Judith Saxton.

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Publication date

1st March 2007

Author

Katie Flynn

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Publisher

William Heinemann

Format

Hardback

Categories

Romantic Fiction
Family Drama
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ISBN

9780434016211

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