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The Winter Promise

(2020)
A novel by

 
 
With all her signature warmth, wonderful characters and unforgettable drama, start this brand new chapter in the storytelling of Rosie Goodwin, Britain's best-loved saga author

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When Opal Sharp finds herself and her younger siblings suddenly orphaned and destitute, she thinks things can get no worse.

But soon three of them - including Opal - are struck down with the illness that took their father from them, and her brother Charlie is forced to make an impossible decision. Unable to afford a doctor, he knows the younger children will not survive. So, unbeknownst to Opal, Charlie takes their younger siblings to the workhouse, where he knows they will at least be fed and have a roof over their heads.

Opal is heartbroken and struggles to forgive him. Charlie, in turn, takes bigger and bigger risks to try to support what's left of the Sharp family and earn Opal's forgiveness - but he takes it too far and finds himself in trouble with the law. Soon, he is sent on a convict ship to Australia.

As poor Opal is forced to say goodbye to the final member of her family, she makes a promise to reunite them all one day.

Will Opal ever see her family again?

Genre: Sagas

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Used availability for Rosie Goodwin's The Winter Promise

Hardback Editions

October 2020 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Winter Promise: The perfect Christmas gift from the Sunday Times bestselling author (Precious Stones)
Author(s): Rosie Goodwin
ISBN: 1-83877-221-9 / 978-1-83877-221-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Zaffre
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


October 2020 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Winter Promise: Signed Edition
Author(s): Rosie Goodwin
ISBN: 1-83877-455-6 / 978-1-83877-455-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Zaffre
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

October 2020 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Winter Promise: The heartwarming new saga from Sunday Times bestselling author
Author(s): Rosie Goodwin
Publisher: Zaffre
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU