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A Mother's Trust

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Phoebe Giamatti lives with her boisterous Italian family in the heart of London's East End. Phoebe's father was killed in gang warfare and she and her family share a deep hatred for the Paxman brothers - whose lawless ways strike terror into the whole community.

Despite her English mother's feckless ways, Phoebe is fiercely protective of Annie. Then just as the family are a
ebook, 512 pages
Published November 3rd 2011 by Cornerstone Digital
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Wish they did half stars 2.5.

Hmmm I thought I was really enjoying this book. I love Dilly Court and wasnt disappointed and kept doing the olde "just one more chapter" and then staying awake til all hours devouring the pages.

Despite the object of her hearts desire being obvious from the moment he appeared on his first line, the story was gripping and I found myself invested in many of the characters.

However towards the end I became slightly annoyed with our heroine's martyrdom then just to tip m
Another great dilly court book. They are really good books to read.
Quite a good read although very predictable towards the end.
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Dilly Court grew up in North-east London and began her career in television, writing scripts for commercials. She is married with two grown-up children and four grandchildren, and now lives in Dorset on the beautiful Jurassic Coast with her husband. She is the author of seventeen novels and also writes under the name of Lily Baxter.
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