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  • Author: Gail Godwin
  • Catalogue No: 10225
  • Rating:
    • Suitable for all
  • Geographical Restrictions: None
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury


Ten-year-old Helen and her guardian, Flora, are isolated together in Helen's decaying family house while her father is doing secret war work during the final months of World War II. Their relationship and its fallout, played against a backdrop of a lost America will haunt Helen for the rest of her life.