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From the acclaimed author of The River Midnight comes the story two emigrant women who change each other’s lives and, despite following separate paths, are united in their love of a child.

In 1875, Nehama arrives at St. Katharine’s Dock, having fled the expectations of her family in Poland. Planning to create a new life for herself and then send for her family to join her,
Kindle Edition, 336 pages
Published April 20th 2011 by Vintage Canada
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Historical fiction at its finest! Jewish immigrants from Poland making a new life in the ghettos of England after escaping the the fear of revolution and the possible rule of Russia's czar.
I enjoyed every page losing sleep to read this novel. My kind of book!
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Main characters go through some hard times but ending is spine tingling. Set in East and West End (mentions Berwick Street)
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