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East End Jubilee by Carol Rivers
  

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A compelling tale of courage in the face of tragedy in the East End, set at the time of the Queen's coronation.

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East End Jubilee by Carol Rivers

June 2nd, 1953. The residents of Ruby Street in London's East End are celebrating the new Queen's coronation. It's a day of joy and laughter, a new beginning for a nation still in the grip of rationing, still suffering the aftermath of the Blitz. But for Rose Weaver, the day ends in tragedy when her husband Eddie is arrested on suspicion of theft. It's only the first of several shocks as Rose discovers some unpleasant facts about the man she married eight years before, the man she thought she knew so well. Struggling to provide for herself and her two daughters, Rose realises that she'll need the help of family, friends and the good neighbours of Ruby Street if she's to have any chance of pulling through. And when a handsome salesman knocks at her door, it's hard to resist temptation ...Previously published with the title 'Rose of Ruby Street'

About the Author

Mother-of-three Carol Rivers, whose family comes from the Isle of Dogs, East London, now lives in Dorset.

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Book Info

Publication date

10th May 2012

Author

Carol Rivers

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Author's Website

www.carolrivers.com
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Publisher

Simon & Schuster Ltd

Format

Paperback
480 pages

Categories

Romantic Fiction
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ISBN

9780857208644

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