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Viewing Entry - The Child Left Behind (S14515)
by Bennett, Anne

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TitleThe Child Left Behind
Author / Responsible partyBennett, Anne
GenreDomestic fiction.
TopicsDomestic fiction. World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Fiction. Family secrets -- Fiction. Absentee fathers -- Fiction. Birmingham (England) -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


A moving family drama of one young woman's fight to survive, to find her long-lost relatives and to find a place to call home Bridgette has been hurt many times in her life. Her early years were blighted by her spoilt brother; her marriage ruined by World War Two. Now her mother is dying. And then comes a deathbed revelation - somewhere Bridgette has another family and a father. Bridgette joins the war effort and shows her courage by aiding a British Agent whose life is in danger. But, as the war draws to a close, Bridgette is still full of questions about her past and is determined to find the answers. So she sets off for Birmingham - not knowing what she will discover, but desperately hoping to find a place where she can finally belong...

Additional Information

System control numberS14515
Original Print PublisherGreat Britain : Harper Collins Publishers, 2011
NarratorNarrated by Janette Pryor and recorded by Bruce May.
Narrator NameNarrated by Janette Pryor and recorded by Bruce May.
Participant or performer noteNarrated by Janette Pryor and recorded by Bruce May.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator