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Forgotten Child [Kindle Edition]

Kitty Neale
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (46 customer reviews)

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Will she ever find a home where she can belong?

The dramatic novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author of LOST ANGEL.

ALONE…Jennifer Lavender was a lonely child. She always felt like second best and desperately craved her parents love.

ADOPTED…When Jenny learns she was adopted everything falls into place. But her dream of finding her real family can never be fulfilled - her mother died alone giving birth.

ABANDONED… Now a grown woman, she attempts to fill her void by marrying Marcos. For a while she feels loved, but when the police show up at their door Jenny realises that her marriage is not what it seemed. Destitute, she is forced to move away and start again.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 435 KB
  • Print Length: 499 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1847560989
  • Publisher: Avon (8 July 2010)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B003UN704I
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (46 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #20,601 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars unhappy childhood 28 May 2011
By SusieH
Format:Mass Market Paperback
Jenny is loved by her father, but treated horribly by her mother. She is shocked to learn later that she is adopted - after her biological mother dies, and her adopted father insists on taking her in - and assumes that is the reason her adoptive mother hates her. Her adoptive mother is careful to only treat her badly when there are no witnesses, so her father and her brother do not realise how bad things are.

Eventually Jenny feels the need to find out about her biological parents, a journey that takes time because of the deliberately misleading information she is given. She is shocked to find out the truth. An interesting twist at the end.

Definitely worth the read
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Forgotten is best 21 July 2010
Format:Mass Market Paperback
I am sure there is a huge market for this type of writing. Fortunately I am lucky to have missed it so far but noticing this was a Sunday Times bestseller decided to give it a go. This was, however, no recommendation. Characters are flat and unreal and Jenny, the protagonist, has to be a few brain cells short yet is supposedly intelligent. Predictable plot line, perfect girl gets hooked up with evil guy. Then we have the best friend who having suffered abuse gets better after a few therapy sessions. Everything in this book made me cringe and if I was not one of those people who have to finish a book they start I would have happily given it to a passerby. However, I appreciate this type of book is probably a big seller in the UK today but if you like your literature real then give this a miss. If you like "Oh gawd Miss!" type books then this is for you.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars one of her better books 1 Aug 2010
By jac
Format:Mass Market Paperback
Just had to write a review after reading the last review, i thought the book was really good , only comment i would make was that the end was rushed , i always enjoy her books and have read them all .Drapers alley is the best ,took me two days to read couldnt put it down.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Forgotten Child 14 Jan 2013
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
I am a new reader since owning a kindle. This book as gripping throughout, and I could not put the book down. Since reading this book, I have purchased every book by Kitty Neale, she is an amazing author. Highly recommended
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Giving it to family 17 April 2014
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really enjoyed this book recommend to friends and family really like kitty Neale whiten some really good books and find I can loose myself in her books

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liz
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good read 30 Mar 2014
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Another good story from Kitty Neale. Easy to read and enjoy. I have read other books buy her and enjoyed them This did not disapoint me good storyline my type of book.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Kitty Neale 27 April 2014
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Always enjoy Kitty Neale books.This one is full of surprises which keep you guessing.Looking forward to reading the next one on my kindle by this author.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant 2 Mar 2014
By kate
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Another great read. Another gripping storyline I absolutely love all of her books. Cannot wait until the next book comes out
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