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The Girl From World's End

(2007)
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When tragedy strikes, there's only one place she can go! A captivating debut from a born storyteller. When 8-year-old Mirren Gilchrist is orphaned after a tragic accident, she is sent to live with her estranged relatives deep in the Yorkshire Dales. She struggles to fit in, her town ways a mystery to the country children. One day, fleeing school -- and the cane -- she takes refuge from a fierce snowstorm in the ruins of a stone cottage. Legend has it that World's End is haunted but Mirren has finally found somewhere she can call home and her love affair with this magical place begins. It's the place she falls in love with Jack, the place she secretly hopes will one day become their very own. But the Second World War arrives and everything is thrown into turmoil. Jack returns from leave a changed man -- violent and uncaring, a cruel streak shining though. Mirren struggles to cope with the transformed Jack and new motherhood. Then tragedy strikes and history looks set to repeat itself. Is heartache here to stay or can Mirren find solace and inspiration in the only place she has ever felt truly safe?

Genre: Sagas

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Hardback Editions

May 2008 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Girl from World's End
Author(s): Leah Fleming
ISBN: 0-7505-2878-8 / 978-0-7505-2878-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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August 2007 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Girl From World's End
Author(s): Leah Fleming
ISBN: 1-84756-037-7 / 978-1-84756-037-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Avon
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Paperback Editions

October 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Girl From World's End
Author(s): Leah Fleming
ISBN: 1-84756-356-2 / 978-1-84756-356-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Avon
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October 2007 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Girl From World's End
Author(s): Leah Fleming
ISBN: 1-84756-006-7 / 978-1-84756-006-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Avon
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

June 2008 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: The Girl from World's End
Author(s): Leah Fleming
ISBN: 1-84652-365-6 / 978-1-84652-365-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Story Sound
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


June 2008 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Girl from World's End
Author(s): Leah Fleming, Maggie Mash
ISBN: 1-84652-366-4 / 978-1-84652-366-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Story Sound
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

July 2020 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: War Girl: A heartfelt WWII tale of love, loss and hope.
Author(s): Leah Fleming
Publisher: Avon
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June 2009 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Girl From World's End: A heartfelt WWII tale of love, loss and hope.
Author(s): Leah Fleming
Publisher: Avon
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU