The Yearning Heart

Sylvia Broady

It is war-time Britain and seduced by her brother-in-law, sixteen-year-old Frances becomes pregnant and is banished to a lonely farm. She gives birth to twins, a boy and a girl, whom her mother heartlessly wrenches from her. And when told her baby daughter has died, Frances is overcome with grief.
Date Published :
January 2019
Publisher :
Allison and Busby
Language:
English
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Overview
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It is war-time Britain and seduced by her brother-in-law, sixteen-year-old Frances becomes pregnant and is banished to a lonely farm. She gives birth to twins, a boy and a girl, whom her mother heartlessly wrenches from her. And when told her baby daughter has died, Frances is overcome with grief. After years of loneliness and yearning, Frances sets out full of determination to be reunited with her son, Michael, and tell him the truth of his birth.

About The Author
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Sylvia Broady Was Born In Hull And Has Lived In The Area All Her Life, Although She Loves To Travel The World. It Wasn’t Until She Started To Frequent Her Local Library After World War Ii That Her Relationship With Literature Truly Began, And Her Memories Of The War Influence Her Writing As Does Her Home Town. She Has Had A Varied Career In Childcare, The Nhs And The East Yorkshire Council Library Services, But Is Now A Full-Time Writer.