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Viewing Entry - The Child Left Behind (E14515)
by Bennett, Anne

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TitleThe Child Left Behind
Author / Responsible partyBennett, Anne
GenreDomestic fiction.
TopicsDomestic fiction. Birmingham (England) -- Fiction. Absentee fathers -- Fiction. World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Fiction. Family secrets -- 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 numberE14515
Original Print PublisherGreat Britain : Harper Collins Publishers, 2011
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