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When the Music Stopped

(2017)
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London, 1910. Twins Lester and Lillia Holdsworth are destined for the stage. Lester is a brilliant pianist; Lillia a magnificent singer. But their cruel father has other ideas for their future. Lester is sent to a military academy, while Lillia must marry Lord Dalton - a self-righteous, pompous friend of her father's looking for a young wife to give him an heir.

Yet their plans to defy their father's wishes are put on hold when war breaks out in 1914. Suddenly Lester is flying planes for the Royal Flying Corps and Lillia is using her skills as a nurse to help those wounded at home, and then abroad. For both twins, the fighting brings hardships and difficult choices. They wait in hope, like the rest of Europe, for the war to end and the music to start again.

Genre: Sagas    

Praise for this book

"A born Storyteller." - Barbara Erskine


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Hardback Editions

March 2017 : UK Hardback
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Title: When the Music Stopped
Author(s): Beryl Matthews
ISBN: 0-7490-2157-8 / 978-0-7490-2157-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison & Busby
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Paperback Editions

November 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: When The Music Stopped
Author(s): Beryl Matthews
ISBN: 0-7490-2178-0 / 978-0-7490-2178-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison & Busby
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December 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: When the Music Stopped
Author(s): Beryl Matthews
Publisher: Soundings
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December 2017 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: When the Music Stopped
Author(s): Beryl Matthews
Publisher: Soundings
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December 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: When the Music Stopped
Author(s): Beryl Matthews
Publisher: Soundings
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March 2017 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: When the Music Stopped
Author(s): Beryl Matthews
Publisher: Allison & Busby
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA