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Where the Story Starts

Narrated by: Elizabeth Knowelden
Length: 10 hrs and 17 mins
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Summary

A strange encounter. An unlikely friendship. But will it survive when they both know the truth?

As single mother Leah struggles to get her children ready one morning, the doorbell rings. Standing on the doorstep of their terraced house in Whitley Bay is a well-dressed stranger, Clio, who feels an emotional tie to the house that she can’t explain. The story should end there, but a long-buried secret is already on its way to the surface...

In some ways the two women couldn’t be more different: Leah’s a mother of two and the daughter of a barmaid; Clio’s a perennially single heiress to her baroness mother’s estate. But where Leah lacks grown-up company, Clio lacks any experience of the real world, and the unlikely friendship sparked by their curious first meeting offers both of them a welcome respite from the routine of their lives. 

It is a friendship that will answer questions neither of them knew to ask, uncovering secret stories from the past that have stayed hidden for decades. But will it also be the catalyst for them to finally feel that they belong?

©2019 by Imogen Clark. (P)2019 Brilliance Publishing, Inc., all rights reserved.

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lovely story beautiful narration

first book by this author loved it really likeable characters narration really good will def look out for another book by Imogen Clark

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Where the story starts

A brilliant holiday read. Page turner made me laugh and cry. I would recommend this book to friends and the book club.

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  • Vanessa Y
  • 12-08-19

Great book!!

I sad, happy & mad at different parts & different characters.......& that’s what made it so good.