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    • ISBN:9780755383832
    • Publication date:10 Nov 2011

Whispers

A moving saga where the past and present threaten to collide…

By Rosie Goodwin

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Rosie Goodwin is in the UK's top 120 most-borrowed library authors, regularly appears in the Bookseller's 'Heatseekers' top twenty, and her frequent book signings and events are very popular

Sometimes the past really does come back to haunt you...

The old manor house has stood empty for years, left to rot since the last master of the Fenton family died. Until Jess Beddows steps inside, and feels she has come home. Against her family's wishes, she buys the house, promising to bring it back to life. Upstairs, in an attic room left untouched for a century or more, she finds a journal. It holds the heartbreaking tale of Martha, and of the cruel, entangled lives of the house's servants and masters nearly two hundred years before. As Jess is drawn into their tragedy, the whispers begin. Before long, everything she loves will be threatened by violent emotion and long-kept secrets. Can she survive the echoes from the past?

Biographical Notes

Rosie Goodwin has worked in social services for many years. She has children, and lives in Nuneaton with her husband, Trevor, and their four dogs.

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  • ISBN: 9780755353941
  • Publication date: 26 Apr 2012
  • Page count: 400
  • Imprint: Headline
'A touching and powerful new novel from a wonderful writer' — Bookseller
'The tearjerker of the season...a heartrending tale' — Western Mail
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