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In a seaside theatre, with Hitler’s bombs raining down, the actress Maud falls in love for the first time. She dreams however of seeing her name in lights and part of her resists getting embroiled in an affair. But she can’t fight her feelings forever.

Forty years later in an English suburb, Margot is on the brink of divorce and depression after losing her sister in a
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Kindle Edition, 500 pages
Published November 25th 2012 by Emma Clark
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Wendy Janes
Nov 09, 2014 rated it really liked it
In this story of three generations of women, Maud, Margot and Ruby are trying to find their way in the world. During the Second World War, Maud falls in love, but she also dreams of fame. Can she have both? Forty years later, Margot is facing a bleak future, divorcing her husband and losing her sister in an accident. Ruby, Margot’s niece, is sent to live in Ibiza with her grandfather, and there she begins to unearth family secrets.

This is such an engrossing family saga. The urgency to solve the
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Jan 28, 2013 rated it really liked it
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A terrific Christmas holiday read (finished in 2 days flat) - a real page turner. I particularly loved the wartime sections and how these were interwoven with the modern settings. Intelligently plotted, engrossing period detail, and thoughtfully portrayed characters (I especially liked 'Gramps', Bella and Margot). Sibling tension, expat life and the tenseness of families with secrets is evocatively played out in Ibiza and England. If this was available as a paperback I would be discussing it at ...more
Georgina Bellis
Feb 03, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Great family saga from wartime to present day. Loved the refreshingly honest portrayal of characters and the attention to detail that brought them alive.
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