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A Daughter's Promise

(2019)
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From award-winning author, Ann Bennett, comes a captivating story of love and loss set in Burma during WWII and the 1988 student uprising.

Tragic events from WW2 echo down through three generations of women ...

Ninety-year old Grace has lived a long life, a life filled with memories of marriage to Jack… a man whose world had been torn apart by war. She receives a sketch of a beautiful Indian woman made by her husband. Who is she?

Twenty-seven years ago, Grace’s daughter, Louise, made a promise to Jack on his death-bed, a promise which took her to Burma where she became caught up in events with tragic consequences. Today, Louise and her daughter, Eve, are retracing Louise’s steps to Myanmar, to search for the girl in Jack's sketch. But they are unprepared for the long-buried secrets their journey will unearth...






Genre: Historical

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Paperback Editions

June 2019 : Paperback
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Title: A Daughter's Promise (Echoes of Empire: A collection of standalone novels set in the Far East during WWII)
Author(s): Ann Bennett
ISBN: 1-07-600225-0 / 978-1-07-600225-9
Publisher: Independently published
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Kindle Editions

July 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Daughter's Promise (Echoes of Empire: A collection of standalone novels set in the Far East during WWII)
Author(s): Ann Bennett
Publisher: Andaman Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU