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  • ISBN 0718147014
  • ISBN13 978-0718147013
  • Language English
  • Author Lesley Pearse
  • Publisher Michael Joseph; First edition (November 2, 2004)
  • Pages 496
  • Formats rtf docx mobi azw
  • Category Fiction
  • Subcategory Genre Fiction
  • Size ePub 1749 kb
  • Size Fb2 1807 kb
  • Rating: 4.9
  • Votes: 428

Secrets is the latest in a long line of hits from Lesley Pearse, bestselling author. Without her mother she is alone in the world . . . Twelve-year-old Adele is placed in a bleak, cruel children's home after a family tragedy drives her mother insane. But when the owner betrays her trust Adele has no choice but to run away. Alone and friendless, she heads for Sussex, to seek out the grandmother she has never known. However the journey, without food or shelter, leaves her desperately ill. Surrounded by the beautiful Rye Marshes, Adele is nursed back to health. Can she now dream of a new life? But what will happen when her mother reappears, bearing shocking family secrets? Lesley Pearse, author of the UK and international best-sellers Hope and Charlie, explores a tangled web of family secrets and past transgressions through the eyes of the unforgettable Adele in her compelling novel Secrets. Anyone who has ever enjoyed a Susan Lewis novel won't be able to put this down. Praise for Lesley Pearse: 'With characters it is impossible not to care about ... this is storytelling at its very best' Daily Mail 'Lose yourself in this epic saga' Bella 'An emotional and moving epic you won't forget in a hurry' Woman's Weekly With her gripping and moving storylines best-selling author Lesley Pearse has captured the imaginations of millions in the UK and abroad. Her other titles The Promise, A Lesser Evil, Till We Meet Again, Secrets, Charlie, Father Unknown, Gypsy, Trust Me, Faith, Never Look Back, Remember Me and Hope are also available as Penguin paperbacks. Lesley lives near Bristol and has three daughters and two grandchildren. Find Lesley on Twitter @LesleyPearse or find out more on her website, www.lesleypearse.co.uk.

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Lesley Pearse was told as a child that she had too much imagination for her own good

Lesley Pearse was told as a child that she had too much imagination for her own good. When she grew up she worked her way through a number of jobs, including nanny, bunny girl, dressmaker and full-time mother, before, at the age of forty-nine, settling upon a career that would allow her gifts to blossom: she became a published writer. Lesley lives in Devon and has three daughters and four grandchildren. Connect with Lesley and keep up to date with what she's been doing: Follow her on Twitter eyPearse.

Another treasure of a book by Lesley Pearse. This story had me gripped from the first page and as the story went on I became quite attached to the main characters.

Can truth stay hidden for ever?Set in the 1930's, the classic novel from. Another treasure of a book by Lesley Pearse. The characters are so well described that I could easily see them in my mind as I read. This book, as with other Lesley Pearse books, deals with several issues, the ones that will remain with me are grief, abuse and barriers of social class.

FREE shipping on qualifying offers. It's 1930, and Secrets tells the tale of one girl caught in family mystery, a struggle against cruelty.

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Lesley Pearse's novels have sold over five million copies worldwide

Sweet-natured but dappy Daisy Buchan drifts from job to job and takes her policeman boyfriend Joel for granted. She's happy, but she doesn't know what she wants from life. But when her adoptive mother dies and leaves her daughter a scrapbook of memories, Daisy finally discovers who she is and where she came from. Lesley Pearse's novels have sold over five million copies worldwide. Lesley lives near Bristol and has three daughters and two grandchildren.

Secrets is the latest in a long line of hits from Lesley Pearse, bestselling author. Without her mother she is alone in the world. Twelve-year-old Adele is placed in a bleak, cruel children's home after a family tragedy drives her mother insane. But when the owner betrays her trust Adele has no choice but to run away. Alone and friendless, she heads for Sussex, to seek out the grandmother she has never known. However the journey, without food or shelter, leaves her desperately ill. Surrounded by the beautiful Rye Marshes, Adele is nursed back to health

List of the best Lesley Pearse books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Lesley Pearse is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years.

List of the best Lesley Pearse books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Lesley Pearse who want to know which novels they should start reading first.

Forgiveness Doesn't Come Easily-Great Read A+++++!! By Thriftbooks. com User, July 23, 2005. After reading my second Lesley Pearse book now, Secrets, I find it hard to love any other author quite as much. Pearse is a very talented writer, and sure knows how to put a beautiful story together. In this book, it begins with the story of Adele as a youngster, and her little sister Pamela getting killed in a hit-and-run accident.

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Alsardin
I loved this book but then love all her books
Early Waffle
Once again, Lesley Pearse has written a great story traversing the Second World War in Britain. Just enough surprises to make this a good read...
RUL
IN true Lesley Pearse form this book held the reader right until the end.
Raelin
Interesting all the way through. Must read some repeats one day. Excellent and not too heavy and complicated. Never get lost reading Lesley's books.
Zargelynd
Most enjoyable. LEsley Pearce is a good writer P McCarthy
Lanionge
Another engrossing novel by one of my favourite authors! Once you start reading one of Lesley Pearse's novels you won't put it down - try one!
Glei
Kept me turning the page but i didn't like some of the plot lines. A couple things i predicted.
Not a bad read though!
Lesley pearse is such a great author she makes you always feel part of her stories and I am always looking for new books of hers