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The Family Inheritance

(2020)
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A toxic will plays havoc in the lives of three generations of women when they discover they have been living a lie. A keenly observed story of the danger of secrets, the legacy of betrayal and the power of family from a bestselling Australian author.

Sometimes an ending is really a beginning ...

Felicity Lewis's fiftieth birthday party in her newly renovated home, loving husband and daughter Greta by her side, is going off with a bang when disaster strikes. Her father, Franklyn, with his usual impeccable timing, has keeled over and died.

For some members of the family, his wife Hazel for example, Franklyn's death is not the great loss it first appears to be. But when his toxic and inexplicable will is read out, it becomes clear that long-buried secrets are about to surface, starting with the astonishing reappearance of Hazel's long-lost sister.

Indeed, Franklyn's death sets in motion a chain of events that will cause three generations of Gifford family women to question everything they hold dear - their relationships, their loyalties, even their identities. Until, that is, they choose to fight back against their dark inheritance ...

A clever, sympathetic and thought-provoking look at how a legacy of lies can seep through the generations and poison all it touches, and how the truth can set you free.

Genre: General Fiction

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October 2020 : USA Audio edition

Title: The Family Inheritance
Author(s): Tricia Stringer
Publisher: HarperAudio
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October 2020 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Family Inheritance
Author(s): Tricia Stringer
Publisher: HarperAudio
Availability: Amazon   


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October 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Family Inheritance
Author(s): Tricia Stringer
Publisher: HQ Fiction
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