Sheltering Rain

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Sheltering Rain

On Coronation night the ex-pat community in Hong Kong gathers for a celebration party, and while they strain to listen to the wireless, twenty-one-year-old Joy falls in love at first sight. She is engaged within 24 hours, but will not see her fiance again for a year. In 1980, eighteen-year-old Patricias rebellion is to run away to from County Wexford with her illegitimate On Coronation night the ex-pat community in Hong Kong gathers for a celebration party, and while they strain to listen to the wireless, twenty-one-year-old Joy falls in love at first sight. She is engaged within 24 hours, but will not see her fiance again for a year. In 1980, eighteen-year-old Patricias rebellion is to run away to from County Wexford with her illegitimate child. Fifteen years later Sabine leaves trendy Hackney to visit the grandparents she doesnt know, and finds that time in Wexford seems to have stood still. When Sabine, her mother and grandmother are brought together, not only is a deeply buried family secret is discovered, but also some fundamental truths: about the conflict between love and duty, about womens choices, and about mothers and daughters.


Details
Title Sheltering Rain
Author Jojo Moyes
ISBN-13 9780340960356
ISBN-10 0340960356
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
Language English
Edition NA
Height 198 mm
Width 129 mm
Thickness 33 mm
Binding Paperback
Pages 451