The Old House on the Corner

The Old House on the Corner

Large Print - 2005
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Victoria Macara is twenty-seven and lives in the old house on the corner that was once home to the family removal business. When the land is sold, she finds herself surrounded by a small estate of new properties called Victoria Square. The newcomers who move in bring with them their own dramas: the mismatched lovers, Kathleen and Steve; Rachel, who is attempting to forget a terrible tragedy; upper-class Sarah arrives with her children after running away from an abusive husband, while Anna and Ernie are just after a quiet life. For Marie, Victoria Square is a refuge from the men who murdered her husband; for Judy, it means a fresh start after forty years of marriage to a man she'd thought she'd love for ever. But it is to Gareth - trapped in a hopeless marriage - that Victoria is particularly drawn ...
Publisher: Long Preston, England : Library Magna Books, 2005, c2004.
Edition: Large print ed. --
ISBN: 9780750523837
Characteristics: 573 p. :,map.


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Jul 07, 2015

I enjoyed reading it. It was well worth reading it and I find it hard to put this book down. I recommend this fascinating story.

Oct 01, 2014

I absolutely loved this book. It was so interesting how Maureen Lee had the basic story running throughout & then branched off with a section on each of the character's lives & what made them the way they were. I couldn't put it down & yet I didn't want it to end! Lori Graf

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