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Child on the doorstep / Anne Bennett.

By: Bennett, Anne, 1949- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Long Preston : Magna, 2019Edition: Large print edition.Description: 420 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780750547260; 075054726X.Subject(s): Mothers and daughters -- Fiction | Families -- Fiction | Nineteen twenties -- Fiction | Birmingham (England) -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | Large type books.Online resources: Click here to access online Summary: Angela McClusky is haunted by the young baby that she abandoned on the steps of the workhouse. Born out of wedlock and the result of a traumatic assault, the child only has a locket to remind her of the family she never knew. Angela has carried the guilt of her actions with her for almost a decade. Now widowed and alone, in a world where work is scarce and life is tough, she works tirelessly to provide for her family - and to keep herself from agonising over the past. But her secrets won't stay hidden and Angela will be forced to face the choices that she made...
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Angela McClusky is haunted by the young baby that she abandoned on the steps of the workhouse. Born out of wedlock and the result of a traumatic assault, the child only has a locket to remind her of the family she never knew. Angela has carried the guilt of her actions with her for almost a decade. Now widowed and alone, in a world where work is scarce and life is tough, she works tirelessly to provide for her family ¿ and to keep herself from agonising over the past. But her secrets won¿t stay hidden and Angela will be forced to face the choices that she made¿

Angela McClusky is haunted by the young baby that she abandoned on the steps of the workhouse. Born out of wedlock and the result of a traumatic assault, the child only has a locket to remind her of the family she never knew. Angela has carried the guilt of her actions with her for almost a decade. Now widowed and alone, in a world where work is scarce and life is tough, she works tirelessly to provide for her family - and to keep herself from agonising over the past. But her secrets won't stay hidden and Angela will be forced to face the choices that she made...

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