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Summary

Random House presents the audiobook edition of The Truth of Melody Browne, by Lisa Jewell.

Melody Browne can remember nothing before her ninth birthday. Now in her early 30s, Melody lives in the middle of London with her 17-year-old son. She hasn’t seen her parents since she left home at 15, but Melody doesn't mind. She’s better off on her own. 

And then fragments of her past start to come back. At first her memories mean nothing to her, but slowly, day by day, she begins to piece together the real story of her childhood. 

But with every mystery she solves, another one materialises; with every question she answers, another appears. And Melody begins to wonder if she'll ever know the truth about her past....

©2019 Lisa Jewell (P)2019 Random House Audiobooks

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powerful

lovely story, very powerfull and well narated.
Warm, homely, powerful story about a girl finding herself after so many years.

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Compelling, sad, uplifting and very well told

The storyline jumps a little and can be confusing but stay with it. I love the friendships that Melody makes and also think the relationship with her son is wonderful. All the loose ends get tied up satisfyingly. A lovely heartwarming but devastating tale.

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Loved this

This was a sad but heart warming story. I was disappointed when this tale was over.

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Interesting read

Really enjoyed this lots of twists and great narrator. Great as a one time read.

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Sad and glorious

I loved this book. It was well written, emotive and poignant. I deeply cared about the characters and gripped by their epic journey. Sad and glorious in equal measures. And the narration was perfect for this story. Going to miss Melody and her friends.

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Not enough action for me

Hmmm, I did listen to the end...and the story was pretty good really. The reason I didn’t give it any more than 3 is that my mind wandered several times whilst listening and I reckon there just wasn’t enough action in it for my taste.

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wow rollerecoaster of emotions

wow what a book, such a story line filled with sadness and joy. loved it

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Tearful

I remember having this book many years ago and it's bringing me to tears reading....
The audio version had the same effect and because I only had to listen it didn't matter if my eyes watered

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Loved it

Wonderful story stirred so many feelings in me . The ending made me cry and think about how lucky I am with my family

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Brilliant

Absolutely loved this book from beginning to end. One of the best books I’ve listened too!

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