Number One bestseller Maureen Lee’s first novel of the hugely popular Pearl Street series. ‘With her talent for storytelling, queen of saga-writing Maureen Lee weaves intrigue, love and warmth into every page’My Weekly
As Britain stands alone against a monstrous enemy, the inhabitants of Pearl Street, in Liverpool, face hardship and heartbreak with courage and humour.
The war touches each of them in a different way: for Annie Poulson, a widow, it means never-ending worry when her twin boys are called up and sent to France; Sheila Reilly’s husband, Cal, faces the terror of U-Boat attacks; Eileen Costello is liberated from a bitter, loveless marriage when her husband is sent to Egypt and she goes to work in a munitions factory – and falls in love. And Jessica Fleming, down on her luck, is forced to return to the street she’d hoped never to see again.
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
With her talent for storytelling, queen of saga-writing Maureen Lee weaves intrigue, love and warmth into every page