Anne Bennett Far from Home

ISBN 13: 9780007359219

Far from Home

3.89 avg rating
( 74 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780007359219: Far from Home

A moving family drama of one young woman's fight to survive and to find a place to call home1938: Sixteen-year-old Kate Monroe is living in Birmingham, far away from her family in Ireland. Her parents have always doted on her siblings, Sally and James, leaving no time for her. Kate harbours a dark secret, a deep longing for her cousin. Feelings she must suppress in this deeply staunch Irish-Catholic community - even if they are reciprocated.Crazed by her infatuation, Kate is left with no option, other than to up-roots once more and seek out a new life, far away from the temptation of Tim Monroe.Will Kate find true love, or will distance make the heart grow fonder?

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Anne Bennett was born in the Horsefair district of Birmingham. The daughter of Roman Catholic Irish immigrants, she grew up in a tight-knit community. For many years she taught in schools to the north of Birmingham, before an accident put paid to that career. This gave her the chance to write full time. She has four children and five grandchildren. In 2006, after sixteen years in a wheelchair, Anne was able to walk again.

Review:

Praise for Anne Bennett:`A powerful, heart-wrenching saga ... of love, loss and family ties' Woman's Weekly`[Anne Bennett] is blessed with a vivid imagination and a natural aptitude for writing' Daily Post`The beauty of Anne's books is that they are about normal people and are sewn through with human emotions which affect us all' Birmingham Post`Powerfully written' Woman Book Club`A brilliant story and very gripping ... Anne Bennett really brings the characters to life. It's a great read. You won't be able to put the book down' Yours

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Anne Bennett
Published by HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. A moving family drama of one young woman s fight to survive and to find a place to call home 1938: Sixteen-year-old Kate Monroe is living in Birmingham, far away from her family in Ireland. Her parents have always doted on her siblings, Sally and James, leaving no time for her. Kate harbours a dark secret, a deep longing for her cousin. Feelings she must suppress in this deeply staunch Irish-Catholic community - even if they are reciprocated. Crazed by her infatuation, Kate is left with no option, other than to up-roots once more and seek out a new life, far away from the temptation of Tim Monroe. Will Kate find true love, or will distance make the heart grow fonder?. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780007359219

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.10
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Anne Bennett
Published by HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. A moving family drama of one young woman s fight to survive and to find a place to call home 1938: Sixteen-year-old Kate Monroe is living in Birmingham, far away from her family in Ireland. Her parents have always doted on her siblings, Sally and James, leaving no time for her. Kate harbours a dark secret, a deep longing for her cousin. Feelings she must suppress in this deeply staunch Irish-Catholic community - even if they are reciprocated. Crazed by her infatuation, Kate is left with no option, other than to up-roots once more and seek out a new life, far away from the temptation of Tim Monroe. Will Kate find true love, or will distance make the heart grow fonder?. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780007359219

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Anne Bennett
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800073592190000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Bennett, Anne
Published by HarperCollins (2012)
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Bestsellersuk
(Hereford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. No.1 BESTSELLERS - great prices, friendly customer service â" all orders are dispatched next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000512435

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
1.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.51
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Anne Bennett
Published by Harper (2012)
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
The Monster Bookshop
(Fleckney, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. BRAND NEW ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000183040

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 0.95
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Bennett, Anne
Published by Harper
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper. Book Condition: New. A moving family drama of one young woman's fight to survive and to find a place to call home Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: FT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 33. Weight in Grams: 360. . 2012. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780007359219

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Bennett, Anne
Published by Harper (2012)
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper, 2012. Book Condition: New. A moving family drama of one young woman's fight to survive and to find a place to call home Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: FT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 33. Weight in Grams: 360. . 2012. Paperback. . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780007359219

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
11.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Anne Bennett
Published by HarperCollins Publishers 2012-03-29, London (2012)
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers 2012-03-29, London, 2012. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780007359219

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Anne Bennett
Published by Harper (2012)
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper, 2012. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # GH9780007359219

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.58
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Anne Bennett
Published by HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN 10: 0007359217 ISBN 13: 9780007359219
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Far from Home, Anne Bennett, A moving family drama of one young woman's fight to survive and to find a place to call home 1938: Sixteen-year-old Kate Monroe is living in Birmingham, far away from her family in Ireland. Her parents have always doted on her siblings, Sally and James, leaving no time for her. Kate harbours a dark secret, a deep longing for her cousin. Feelings she must suppress in this deeply staunch Irish-Catholic community - even if they are reciprocated. Crazed by her infatuation, Kate is left with no option, other than to up-roots once more and seek out a new life, far away from the temptation of Tim Monroe. Will Kate find true love, or will distance make the heart grow fonder?. Bookseller Inventory # B9780007359219

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.95
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book