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- By: Lesley Pearse
- Narrated by: Sophie Ablett
- Length: 17 hrs and 36 mins
Twelve-year-old Adele is placed in a bleak, cruel children's home after a family tragedy drives her mother to madness. But when trust is betrayed Adele has no choice but to run away.... Alone and friendless, she heads for Sussex to seek out the grandmother she has never known. However the journey, without food or shelter, leaves her desperately ill. Surrounded by the beautiful Rye Marshes, Adele is nursed back to health. Can she now dream of a new life? But what will happen when her mother reappears bearing shocking family secrets?
- By a.e.harvey on 13-10-18
Dreadful narration ruined the story for me. Wouldn't buy another book narrated by her again
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