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A Distant Dream

(2013)
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A loving family. A deadly illness. A country on the brink of war.

Pam Evans, much-loved author of In the Dark Streets Shining, brings us an enthralling and heart-wrenching saga about the enduring power of love, courage and friendship during the dark days of war. Perfect for fans of Dilly Court and Cathy Sharp.

'A superb and heartwarming read' - Irish Independent

It's 1936 in West London, and fifteen-year-old May Stubbs and her family have endured the worst of The Depression. Looking forward to a more prosperous future, they take on a derelict cricket pavilion, convert it into a cafe and general store, and find it quickly becomes the hub of the community. Then May contracts tuberculosis, and the way ahead looks less certain. Leaving her best friend, Betty Lane, and lifelong soul mate, George Bailey, behind, she is sent away to fight off the illness. But on her return to London, she finds things have changed. And when war is declared, it is clear that serious complications and heartache lie in store for them all.

What readers are saying about A Distant Dream:

'Where would the book world be without Pamela Evans books to brighten our day! I can't praise this book enough and am eagerly awaiting the next one from this author'

'Not just a wonderful story, but wonderful characters... you feel as though you have made new friends. I always thoroughly enjoy Pamela Evans books and think this one has to be one of her best'

 

Hardback Editions

March 2014 : UK Hardback

Title: A Distant Dream
Author(s): Pam Evans
ISBN: 1-4448-1877-5 / 978-1-4448-1877-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Charnwood
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


March 2013 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Distant Dream: It takes courage and forgiveness to survive sickness and war
Author(s): Pamela Evans
ISBN: 0-7553-9428-3 / 978-0-7553-9428-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

September 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Distant Dream: It takes courage and forgiveness to survive sickness and war
Author(s): Pamela Evans
ISBN: 0-7553-9430-5 / 978-0-7553-9430-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

May 2013 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: A Distant Dream
Author(s): Pam Evans
ISBN: 1-4079-3620-4 / 978-1-4079-3620-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


May 2013 : UK Audio CD

Title: A Distant Dream
Author(s): Pam Evans
ISBN: 1-4079-3621-2 / 978-1-4079-3621-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


May 2013 : UK MP3 CD

Title: A Distant Dream
Author(s): Pam Evans
ISBN: 1-4079-3622-0 / 978-1-4079-3622-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

March 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: A Distant Dream: It takes courage and forgiveness to survive sickness and war
Author(s): Pamela Evans
Publisher: Headline
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


March 2013 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Distant Dream: It takes courage and forgiveness to survive sickness and war
Author(s): Pamela Evans
Publisher: Headline
Availability: Amazon UK   



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