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Sally Hepworth is the author of a number of best-selling novels. ‘A Mother’s Promise” is her latest book.
All their lives, Alice Stanhope and her daughter Zoe have been a family of two, living quietly in northern California. Zoe has always struggled with crippling social anxiety and her mother has been her constant and fierce protector. With no family to speak of, and the identity of Zoe’s father shrouded in mystery, their team of two works—until it doesn’t. Until Alice gets sick and needs to fight for her life.
The Mother’s Promise is an unforgettable novel about the unbreakable bonds between mother’s and daughter’s, and the new ways in which families are forged.
‘A Mother’s Promise’ is published by Pan MacMillan.
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Sarah Armstrong talks about her book Promise.
Promise by Sarah Armstrong
Published by Pan Macmillan
When a new family moves in next door, it takes Anna just two days to realise something is very wrong.
She can hear their five-year old daughter Charlie crying, then sees injuries on the little girl that she cannot ignore. Anna reports the family to the police and social services, but no one comes to Charlie’s aid.
So when the girl turns up at her door asking for help, the only thing Anna can think to do is to take her and run.
Raising deeply felt questions about our responsibility for the children around us, PROMISE asks: if Charlie were my neighbour, what would I do?
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