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Where the Heart Lies by Ellie Dean
  

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February 1941. Julie Harris is working in London's East End as a midwife when a bombing raid destroys her family and the house she grew up in. All she has left is her motherless baby nephew William...

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Where the Heart Lies by Ellie Dean

Determined to uphold her promise to her sister to keep William safe until his father, Bill, returns from the war, she accepts a post as a midwife in Cliffehaven on the south-coast of England. Here they are taken under the wing of the Reilly family at the Beach View boarding house. But all too soon Julie learns that Bill is 'missing in action' and William falls dangerously ill. As she begins the long vigil by William's beside, she fears she will lose the little boy she has grown to love as her own.


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THE FOURTH CLIFFEHAVEN NOVEL BY SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR ELLIE DEAN

February 1941. Can love survive in a time of war? Julie Harris is working in London's East End as a midwife when a bombing raid destroys her family and the house she grew up in. All she has left is her motherless baby nephew William. * from the publisher's description * This compelling wartime tale will delight saga lovers. * Choice magazine * Moving and heart-warming saga. * Peterborough Evening Telegraph *


About the Author

Ellie Dean lives in Eastbourne, which has been her home for many years and where she raised her three children. She is also the author of There'll be Blue Skies, Far from Home and Keep Smiling Through.

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Book Info

Publication date

15th January 2013

Author

Ellie Dean

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Author's Website

www.ellie-dean.co.uk/

Publisher

Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone

Format

Paperback
496 pages

Categories

Romantic Fiction
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ISBN

9780099574637

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