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Redemption Song

(2016)
A novel by

 
 
What we need most is often what we run from...
Winter. Dusk, in a shabby seaside town. A man stops for a young woman who has broken down. Both are hiding, neither are what they seem.
A grieving fiance hiding from the world...
When Saffron de Lacy loses her fiance and father in a tragic accident, she abandons a promising career in medicine and moves to a small Welsh town to care for her mother. Trapped by a lie, Saffron is unable move on, to live and love again.
A good man gone bad, eaten up by betrayal...
Joe Jones lives a solitary life on the edge of town, and he'd like to keep it that way. A skilled carpenter he repairs broken things but he cannot repair his broken life.
Love is what they need most, but will they risk it?

Reviews:
'a powerful yet joyous read. There is a nail biting ending, and despite the fact that I knew it would all be OK, it doesn't spoil the enjoyment of reading this wonderful book. The perfect read for a stormy afternoon' Brighton and Hove Independent

'a wonderful story that captures your heart ... a special read' Being Anne Reading

'an intriguing and realistic take on one family's struggle to survive all that life has thrown at them. It's full of emotion, drama and is a hugely memorable and addictive read' Bookaholic Holly

'a really heart-warming story. With themes of loss and betrayal, and resentment and hidden bitterness that develop into trust and love and loyalty, Redemption Song is an engaging, character led story' Random Things Through My Letterbox

'Beautifully written with lots of twists and turns' Sincerely BookAngels

'a perceptive look at the minutiae of lives irretrievably damaged by circumstances' Jaffa Reads Too

'a wonderful story that you really won't want to put down' A Lover of Books

'This is a novel about learning to let go and the concept of forgiveness. How can you forgive others if you can't forgive yourself. It's certainly a book that will make you think.' Off-the-Shelf Books

'A bit of a slow burner to begin with but, oh my goodness so, so well worth sticking with. Laura Wilkinson is already a firm favourite of mine.' Pen and Paper

Genre: General Fiction

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Paperback Editions

January 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Redemption Song
Author(s): Laura Wilkinson
ISBN: 1-78375-869-4 / 978-1-78375-869-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Accent Press Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

January 2016 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Redemption Song: An emotionally compelling, hopeful story of loss, love and forgiveness in a seaside town
Author(s): Laura Wilkinson
Publisher: Accent Press
Availability: Amazon UK