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The Girl from Poor House Lane(2004)
(A book in the Poor House Lane series)
A novel by Freda Lightfoot
What lengths will a mother go to in order to protect her son? The first in the historical Poor House Lane sagasThe slums of Poor House Lane are no place to bring up a child, and Kate O'Connor struggles to make ends meet when her beloved husband is killed, leaving her a single mother with a baby to support on the meagre hand-outs she gleans from charity. So when the childless Tysons, owners of Kendal's shoe factory, offer to adopt her son, Callum, and employ Kate as his nanny, she seizes the chance to ensure he has a better life.
To be so close to her son, yet no longer be his mother, is bittersweet. But Kate is not prepared for the jealousy the new arrangement provokes in Eliot Tyson's brother, Charles, who sees Callum as a direct threat to his inheritance...
The first heart-rending instalment of The Poor House Lane Sagas are perfect for fans of Rosie Goodwin and Dilly Court
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Used availability for Freda Lightfoot's The Girl from Poor House Lane
October 2004 : UK Hardback
February 2004 : UK Hardback
April 2019 : UK Paperback
May 2004 : UK Paperback
December 2004 : UK Audio Cassette
December 2004 : UK Audio CD
October 2018 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition