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    • ISBN:9781409132325
    • Publication date:09 Sep 2010

The September Girls

By Maureen Lee

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Two families - and their secrets . . . A superb Liverpool saga from bestselling author Maureen Lee

Two families - and their secrets . . . A superb Liverpool saga from bestselling author Maureen Lee

In Liverpool, on a stormy September night in 1920, two women from very different backgrounds give birth to daughters in the same house. Enemies at first, they later become friends when separate troubles unite them. But friendship between their daughters, Cara and Sybil, is a different matter.

Nineteen years later, at the beginning of the Second World War, Cara and Sybil find themselves thrown together when they enlist and are both stationed in Malta. It is a time of live-changing repercussions for them both while, back home in Liverpool, the bombs rain down on a defiant city.

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  • ISBN: 9780752865324
  • Publication date: 05 Feb 2009
  • Page count: 592
  • Imprint: Orion
Take two families, their loves, secrets, tragedies and triumphs, add wartime Malta and the defiant spirit of Liverpool as bombs fall, and you have the ingredients of a good dependable saga — CHOICE
Maureen Lee is one of those hugely talented authors who writes great women for women readers. Her books don't just have one heroine, they have several. But even by her popular standards, The September Girls is exceptional. ... [a] thumping multi-generational saga — DAILY RECORD
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