A heartbreaking family saga set in 1950s Liverpool, the first novel from the stunningly talented Nadine Dorries MP.
Nadine Dorries grew up in a working-class family in Liverpool and spent a great deal of time in Mayo with her Irish grandmother. She trained as a nurse and has been the MP for Mid-Bedfordshire since 2005. She has three daughters.
'The characters are engaging, the streets scenes cinematic and the
theme of the novel - abuse, both sexual and domestic - powerful' *
The Times *
'A vigorous and vibrant story ... As fast-paced as it is entertaining. An addictive novel to be devoured in one sitting' * Sunday Express *
'A heartbreaking tale' * The Liverpool Echo *
'Believable and touching' * Bedfordshire Today *
'Angela's ashes with a scouse accent' * Irish Times *
'I couldn't put it down' -- Cristina Odone