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A Daughter's Secret

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From the author of 'Mother's Only Child', 'Danny Boy' and 'Daughter of Mine', this is a moving and gritty saga of loss, separation and finally hope, as a young girl is forced to leave her home and survive in the backstreets of Birmingham.
Paperback, 598 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by HarperTorch
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Louise
Dec 21, 2009 Louise rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This was my first Anne Bennett novel and I loved it, couldn't put it down until it was finished.

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"Agnes Sullivan is fifteen when her young brother Tom finds her crying in the lane near their farm. She's been attacked and abandoned. Heartbroken, Aggie is forced to leave her home and family, and Tom, barely a teenager himself, decides the attacker must pay for his actions.

Aggies flees to Birmingham, but the safe haven she's been promised turns out to be too dangerous to stay in. Sh
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Joanna
Apr 07, 2014 Joanna rated it it was amazing
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This was my second book that i read by this author and all I have to say that was an excellent read ,full of sorrow and happiness at the end. Loved it !I will definitely read more books by this author.
Beckie Treble
Nov 04, 2012 Beckie Treble rated it it was amazing
I got this on a whim and I read it in less than a day. I loved it. Just couldn't put it down. I didn't know that there is a book before, so disappointed that nothing was said at the begining or on here. This was my first Anne Bennett book, it won't be the last either. Just fabulous.
Mahtab
Dec 16, 2010 Mahtab rated it liked it
IT WAS A NICE STORY. THE BEGINNING OF THE NOVEL WAS AWESOME BUT IT DID NOT FINNISH WELL.A HAPPY ENDING LIKE BOLLYWOOD MOVIES.( SORRY NO OFFENCE)
Leah
Jan 31, 2012 Leah rated it it was amazing
I REALLY ENJOYED THIS BOOK AND RECOMMEND IT . SOME PARTS WERE REALLY HARD TO READ AND UPSETTING AS YOU FELT SO SORRY FOR THE GIRL AND THE EVENTS HAPPENING IN HER LIFE .
Oudom
Oct 19, 2014 Oudom rated it it was amazing
It is a very a great book indeed. I unconsciously cried at the gruesome hardship that Aggies faced
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Good read. Only realised at the end though that there is one before this to read.
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