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Summary

Emmy Dickens lives with her widowed mother in a neat house in neglected Nightingale Court, but Mrs Dickens has always impressed upon her daughter that her main aim in life must be to escape from the court. 

Emmy sees that marriage is her best way out, and when Peter Wesley, First Officer aboard a cruise ship, asks her to marry him, she is over the moon. Life goes well for the newlyweds; they set up home and start a family. But when Peter is killed and Emmy is left almost penniless, her problems begin.... 

©2004 Katie Flynn (P)2004 Soundings

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Two pennerth of sky

Loved it great story nicely read I found it very relaxing and listening to it at bedtime helped me to get to sleep.

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Enjoyable book

A beautiful gentle story, brought to life by imaginative reading. I thoroughly enjoyed it. A feel good book

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A gentle romance

Just loved this story,an easy listen with a positive ending. A relaxed listen just right In these gloomy times.

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brilliant read

loved this book, it kept me up I was so engrossed,, first I've read of this author, but I definitely will be reading more.

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loved it

narrator brilliant as usual , really good story didn't want to put it down brilliant