The compelling new Second World War novel from Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author of Some Lucky Day. It is 1942 and England is at war. Mary Jones has just celebrated her eighteenth birthday and said goodbye to her childhood sweetheart Jack, when she learns that her house has taken a direct hit during a tip and run raid. With both her parents dead and her home destroyed, a distraught Mary moves in with Jackas parents. But her father's trunk is still intact amid the ruins, and Mary discovers a shocking secret amongst his diaries. Mary travels to Cliffehaven on the south coast in search of answers. Here she is billeted with Peggy Reillyas fearsome sister, Doris. When warm-hearted Peggy befriends Mary, she discovers the young womanas secret. But she begins to regret getting involved, for there can only be trouble ahead...The job was easy, ifa little tedious; shewas doing her bit for the boys fighting abroad, the money wasna#39;t atall bad, and the girls she was working with seemed a nice bunch. Having collected her coat and gasmask box from the locker, sheanbsp;...
|Title||:||While We're Apart|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2015-01-15|