A True Love Of Mine
by Margaret Thornton
This book is in good second hand condition. Moderate wearing to cover, edgewear. Light tanning to pages, book exchange mark.
Published by Allison & Busby, 2008, 414 pages.
August 1900. Ten-year-old Maddy has made a new friend on the sands of North Bay, Scarborough. The summer stretches out before Maddy and Jessie with ice-creams, Perriot shows and lots of fun to be had. And Maddy is enjoying having someone to show around her home town, relieved that the ‘family business’, Isaac Moon & Son, Undertakers, has not put Jessie off. While the two girls and the two families get to know each other, trouble lies ahead for Maddy as secrets buried long before she was born return to Scarborough and the present.But all is not well in the Moon household. Stern-faced Bella Randall, assistant to the Moon’s family business, has a dark past and a mysterious hold over Maddy’s father.Maddy distrusts the women and it isn’t long before her summer of ice-creams and sunshine is followed by heartache and loss. And keeping secrets can hurt those you love.