Candles in the Storm

Candles in the Storm

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The storm that's raging when fisherman's daughter Daisy Appleby is born in a village just north of Sunderland could be taken as a warning of a turbulent life ahead. It's during another storm fifteen years later that her father and brothers are lost and Daisy rescues William, heir of a wealthy Southwick family, with whom she falls in love. Soon, as her reward for saving him, Daisy is working for William's irascible aunt, while local lad Alf continues to court her. Warned off by Daisy's grandmother, William denies his own feelings and so it will be many years later, after much hardship and turmoil, that Daisy finds the happiness she deserves, amidst of the drama of the Great War.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 160 x 239 x 30mm | 549g
  • Headline Publishing Group
  • Headline Book Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0747269041
  • 9780747269045

About Rita Bradshaw

Rita Bradshaw has written many successful novels under a pseudonym and several delightful sagas under her own name. While she lives in Northamptonshire, she has always had a great fondness for the north-east, where her novels are set, as well as historical family connections in that area.show more

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391 ratings
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2 4% (15)
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