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Distant Images by Audrey Howard
  

Distant Images

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The bittersweet story of twin sisters set in Lancashireâs glass works. I think she is one of the best saga authors around.
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Synopsis

Distant Images by Audrey Howard

Twin sisters Beth and Millie are heiresses to one of St Helen's largest glassworks, enjoying a life of luxury from a young age. Despite their privileged background, the twins have a devastating secret about the identity of their father. Their lives are to change drastically and they will face many difficult sacrifices and heart-breaking decisions on their path to true happiness.

Reviews

Her thousands of fans recognise the artistry of a true storyteller Lancashire Life Among the dross that constitutes the Liverpool saga market for women, Howard's enjoyable 19th-century historical romance of crossed love shines out. Daily Mail Poignant and well plotted, this is the book to curl up with to shut out troubles. Woman's Realm on BEYOND THE SHINING WATER This saga is, like all of Audrey Howard's books, compelling and memorable...a joy to read The Historical Novels Review (A Place Called Hope)


About the Author

Audrey Howard
Audrey Howard was born in Liverpool in 1929. Before she began to write she had a variety of jobs, among them hairdresser, model, shop assistant, cleaner and civil servant. In 1981, while living in Australia, she wrote the first of her bestselling novels. She lives in St Anne's on Sea, her childhood home.

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Book Info

Publication date

25th April 2005

Author

Audrey Howard

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Publisher

Hodder & Stoughton General Division

Format

Paperback
480 pages

Categories

Romantic Fiction
Historical Fiction
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Sagas
Romance

ISBN

9780340824061

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