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A Mother's Courage

by Dilly Court

Historical Fiction Sagas and Romance

A Mother's Courage Synopsis

When Eloise Cribb receives the news that her husband's ship has been lost at sea she wonders how she is ever going to manage. With two young children, the rent overdue and almost nothing to live on, she has no alternative but to turn to his estranged family for help.

She sets off on the long and arduous journey to Yorkshire, but is met with hostility and soon realises she has little choice but to return to London. Virtually destitute and desperate, Eloise is faced with her worst nightmare: she must either go to the workhouse, or abandon her children at the Foundling Hospital. But she is determined to keep them safe and under her protective wing at all costs...

A Mother's Courage Press Reviews

There's a depth to her characters, and the locations are vividly drawn - Choice

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ISBN: 9781784752569
Publication date: 09/08/2018
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781784752569
Publication date: 9th August 2018
Author: Dilly Court
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 544 pages
Genres: Historical Fiction, Sagas and Romance,
Categories: Sagas, Historical fiction,

About Dilly Court

Dilly Court is a Sunday Times bestselling author of over thirty-five novels. She grew up in North East London and began her career in television, writing scripts for commercials. She is married with two grown-up children and four grandchildren, and now lives in Dorset on the beautiful Jurassic Coast with her husband.

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