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    • ISBN:9781444763263
    • Publication date:10 Oct 2013

Secrets My Mother Kept

By Kath Hardy

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A bundle of letters and a daughter's incredible discovery
A powerful story of truth and lies

Kath grew up on a vast council estate in the 1950s, the second youngest of ten children. The two most important people in young Kath's life were her charismatic but manipulative mother
Flo and her mother's sister Aunty. But Flo and Aunty were keeping secrets, a tapestry of lies that cast a harrowing shadow over the children's lives.

Many years later Kath's mother died and while sorting through Flo's things, Kath discovered a bundle of secret letters that sent her on a journey to finally unravel the truth...

Inspirational and moving, this is the story of a woman brave enough to confront her past, and strong enough to let love not bitterness define her.

Biographical Notes

Kath Hardy grew up on a council estate in Dagenham in the 1950s and 60s, the second youngest of ten children. She was a teacher for more than 30 years, before becoming an education advisor. She now lives in Suffolk with her husband, and has two grown-up children.

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  • ISBN: 9781444763256
  • Publication date: 10 Oct 2013
  • Page count: 304
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
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