Far From Home by Andrews Lyn
Lyn Andrews' storytelling gift shines through on every page of her Sunday Times bestseller FAR FROM HOME - the perfect read if you enjoy the novels of Kate Thompson and Dilly Court. As daughter of the blacksmith in her tiny Irish village sixteen-year-old Kitty Doyle knows little of the ways of the world but she has to grow up fast when her widowed father re-marries and she has no choice but to leave the family home. Luckily there's work to be found over the water in 1920s Liverpool and soon Kitty has a job in a grocer's where she also catches the eye of the owner. With Kitty's input the business is soon thriving - but tragedy lies ahead and she must endure many trials and tribulations before she can find true happiness...