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A Glimpse at Happiness

By Jean Fullerton

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An unforgettable historical saga from a talented new voice - bringing the East End richly to life. From the author of NO CURE FOR LOVE.

An unforgettable historical saga from a talented new voice - bringing the East End richly to life. From the author of NO CURE FOR LOVE.

1844: when Josie returns to London after twelve years in America, she is overjoyed to discover her childhood sweetheart, Patrick, who she believed to be dead, is alive and well. But her happiness is short-lived - Patrick now belongs to another.

Heartbroken, Josie tries to settle back into the East End. But life as she knew it has changed: her family's social standing has improved and resentment brews over her new-found status as a lady. Torn between two worlds, Josie is still drawn back to her old haunts - and to Patrick.

When the couple are finally offered a glimmer of hope, their happiness is threatened by Ma Tugman and her criminal empire. But will Josie forsake everything for the man she loves...?

Biographical Notes

Jean Fullerton is the author of seven historical novels. She is a qualified District and Queen's nurse who has spent most of her working life in the East End of London, first as a Sister in charge of a team, and then as a District Nurse tutor. She is also a qualified teacher and spent twelve years lecturing on community nursing studies at a London university. She now writes full-time.

Find out more at www.jeanfullerton.com

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  • ISBN: 9781409113218
  • Publication date: 19 Nov 2009
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  • Imprint: Orion
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