When she fell pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena Lee was sent to the convent at Roscrea in Co. Tipperary to be looked after as a "fallen woman". She cared for her baby for three years until the Church took him from her and sold him, like countless others, to America for adoption. Coerced into signing a document promising never to attempt to see her child again, she nonetheless spent the next fifty years secretly searching for him, unaware that he was searching for her..
This is the number 1 international bestseller. "Uproarious and affecting...Lost & Found could be ginormous." (Independent). "Hilarious and devastating." (Matt Haig, author of The..Подробнее
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By the author of the critically acclaimed Border Trilogy, CHILD OF GOD is a taut, chilling novel that plumbs the depths of human degradation. Lester Ballard, a violent, solitary..Описание
The "same age as Jesus when he died", Adrian Mole has become a martyr: a single father bringing up two young boys in an uncaring world. With the ever-unattainable Paqdora pursuing..Подробнее
The Child in Time opens with a harrowing event. Stephen Lewis,a successful author of children''s books, takes his three-year-old daughter on a routine Saturday morning trip to the..Описание