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A Child in Burracombe (Burracombe Village 12) by Lilian Harry

By Lilian Harry

Return to Burracombe during this hot and captivating prequel to Lilian Harry's Burracombe sequence and trip again to the place all of it all started . . .

Devon, 1943. within the village of Burracombe, 'Dig for Victory' is greater than only a wartime slogan. whereas the younger males are away, every body at domestic is familiar with the conflict attempt wishes them too. even if it truly is Land ladies at the farms, other halves and moms having to make do and mend, or the villagers realizing how one can stretch rations to maintain spirits vibrant, there's continually anything to be performed to help.

When the Barton is requisitioned as a kid's domestic for struggle orphans, all of Burracombe rallies around to welcome their most modern arrivals, rather little Maddy Simmons. nonetheless reeling from wasting her mom and brother within the Plymouth blitz, and her father being killed at sea, now in a merciless twist, Maddy has been despatched to another kid's domestic to her liked sister.

As Maddy explores the village and makes new associates, she starts to believe at domestic and realises that Burracombe is the type of position the place you'll always have an individual to show to, even if occasions are demanding. may this be someplace she might eventually name home?

This heart-warming tale provides a unique standpoint to the village because it adapts to the struggles of wartime and explores the tale of a much-loved personality within the fantastic Burracombe sequence.

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