The Secret – Kathryn Hughes

From the #1 bestselling author of The Letter comes The Secret – a heartbreaking novel of tragedy, hope and second chances

About the book:

Mary has been nursing a secret.

Forty years ago, she made a choice that would change her world for ever, and alter the path of someone she holds dear.

Beth is searching for answers. She has never known the truth about her parentage, but finding out could be the lifeline her sick child so desperately needs. When Beth finds a faded newspaper cutting amongst her mother’s things, she realises the key to her son’s future lies in her own past. She must go back to where it all began to unlock…The Secret.

About the author:

Kathryn Hughes was born in Altrincham, near Manchester. After completing a secretarial course, Kathryn met her husband and they married in Canada. For twenty-nine years they ran a business together, raised two children and travelled when they could to places such as India, Singapore, South Africa and New Zealand. Kathryn and her family now make their home in a village near Manchester.

My Review:

The Secret is a wonderful and moving story which I thoroughly enjoyed. A heartwarming family saga. 4 stars.  (Note: I read this book in 2016 before I started writing long reviews!!)

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