A tale set in the poverty and depression of the 1930s in Glasgow, this is the sequel to The Penny Wedding
Alison Burnside's family have been luckier than most. The poverty of Glasgow in the 1930s has been kept at bay. So far . . .
Alison seems content to graduate into marriage with teacher Jim Abbott, until she becomes entangled with fellow student Declan Slater who has an irresistible charm.
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Jessica Stirling's high reputation is well deserved. - Manchester Evening News
She writes in bright colours with bold, confident strokes. - Glasgow Herald
Jessica Stirling is one of Scotland's most prolific and best-loved authors. - Scottish Daily Record
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