A touching portrayal of a mother and daughter bound by love and danger
When Suzy Lunt's widowed mother Josie marries Luke Palmer, it's mainly to keep a roof over their heads. But soon Josie realises she's made a mistake, and she and Suzy flee Liverpool and a man they now fear. But will they be safe from the past in Birkenhead
'As ever, Anne peppers her story with the kind of nostalgic detail that makes her books so popular. One to keep you entertained as the nights draw in' Liverpool Echo - Liverpool Echo
'A gripping, heartwarming saga' Crosby Herald - Crosby Herald
'A lively and entertaining affair' Historical Novels Review - Historical Novels Review
Anne Baker trained as a nurse at Birkenhead General Hospital, but after her marriage went to live first in Libya and then in Nigeria. She eventually returned to her native Birkenhead where she worked as a Health Visitor for over ten years before taking up writing. Anne Baker now lives in Cornwall, where she continues to write, and her previous Merseyside sagas are all available from Headline.