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Winter Lights

A collection of stories by

Anyone can see darkness. It takes courage to look for light.

Across the small town of Henford, families are preparing for the holiday season. A teacher, pulled in every direction by family and work, forms an unexpected friendship following a collision; a mother and daughter unexpectedly forced to stay with the in-laws open themselves to new family; a carer on New Year's Eve brings something more than her nursing skills when she visits the client no one wants to see. Meanwhile, in nearby Ashdown House, an elderly woman hopes to bring her family - and community - together as they never have been before.

Told through a series of heart-warming and uplifting short stories, Winter Lights explores the complexities, struggles and joys of everyday life, showing that light can still bloom even in the darkest places.
Genre: Literary Fiction

Praise for this book

"Beautifully and sensitively written...This is a brilliant book, and made me fall in love with short stories again." - Anne Booth

"Beautifully observed, warm-hearted and generous." - Sarah Jane Butler

"Delightful and surprising... funny and sharp." - Fran Hill

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