ISBN 9781447237259,Welcome Home : Two Families. Divided by War. United by Love

Welcome Home : Two Families. Divided by War. United by Love



Pan Macmillan India

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9781447237259

ISBN-10 1447237250

Paper Back

Number of Pages 300 Pages
Language (English)

Literature fiction

Neighbours Edie Kelsey and Lil Horton have been close friends for more than two decades, sharing the joys and sorrows of a harsh life as the spouses of fishermen in Grimsby. Edie's son, Frank and Lil's daughter, Irene, fall in love and get married at a young age. But the announcement of war in 1939 changes everything for the two families. Frank goes to fight in the war and Irene and the baby, Tommy, along with Edie's youngest son are sent to the countryside for safety. With Edie's husband, Archie, fishing the risky waters of the North Sea and daughter Beth in London doing important war work, Edie's family is completely broken. Love and friendship sustain Edie and Lil's lives, but disaster follows when there is an apprehension about Beth vanishing. On the other hand, Irene's reappearance during the VE day celebrations takes both the families by storm. It might even tear Edie and Lil's friendship apart. Will the strong bond of friendship dtand the test of time stand the test of time?

About Margaret Dickinson

Margaret Dickinson is an English author of almost thirty novels. Most of her works are set in the heart of her home country - the coast and the Lincolnshire landscape. They also bring out her ceaseless love for the sea. Some of Dickinson's other notable works include The Clippie Girls, Fairfield Hall, Beloved Enemy, Pride of the Courtneys, and Portrait of Jonathan