Always In My Heart
Brenda Stuart returns to her late husband’s home devastated by his loss only to find herself accused of bestowing favours upon the Germans.
Life has been difficult for her over the war, having been held in an internment camp in France simply because of her nationality. Thankful that her son at least was safe in the care of his grandmother, she now finds that she has lost...more
And while those flashbacks continue we ...more
I loved this follow on to home is where the heart is. Brendas Heartbreaking story to find her son after the war.this book pulled at my heartstrings from start to finish like all these authors books. Looking forward to reading more . Thank you to the author .
Starting off when Brenda Stuart moves to France with her then boyfriend and soon to become husband Jack, they soon find themselves in the middle of war torn France. Life has been very difficult for Brenda over the war, having been held in an internment camp in France simply because of her nationality. Thankful that her newborn son Tommy at least was safe in the care of his grandmother Camille, she now finds that she h ...more
Brenda loses her husband in the war and comes home to his family hoping to find her little boy who spent the war with one of the aunts. She faces a lot of opposition and has a tough time settling back into life in Britain.
We follow family issues, relationships and a lot of WW2 history and I was drawn in from the start. We heard about life in the camps and very daring escapes. We go back in time to her life with ...more
Brenda and jack fall in love but his father is against it so they run away together to France where his mother lives.
They marry quickly as war has broken out and jack helps the resistance dying doing this leaving Brenda pregnant in a foreign country but living with his ailing mother who she tends to.
It is hard when your British in this time with the war and eventually Brenda is taken by the Germans but her son is saved by jacks mother who looks after him with her friend.
The jis ...more
A lovely written novel, set just after the War has finished but has flash back as she tells her story of what happened to her in the turmoils of war. A love story, which has romance, loss and hardship. Also the struggle to find her son and the betrayal of family. Loved it from start to finish.