Although I thoroughly enjoyed this book, I did not expect it to be more about the life of her son than Philomena's own life. Read morePublished 1 day ago by lindalou
This story rips at your heart and makes you cry at the heartless way the mothers and there babies were treated. It is unforgivable.Published 2 days ago by Susan Slevin
Sad but heartwarming. Really moved me. Can become hard reading during the middle but stick with it, so worth itPublished 3 days ago by Isobel Shaw
A must read, I couldn't put it down.. as a mother myself it really touched my heart. Written with great warmth shown towards its main characters.Published 5 days ago by Rhian Roberts
Couldn't put it down lovely story.
Would recommend anyone any age to read this story.can not wait to see the film
I did not know what to expect. This book certainly made me laugh and cry all within a few pages. A sharp reminder of how Society has changed over the last fifty years or so. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Sam Cozens
I had never seen the film so I was keen to read the book and it did not let me down. I think I will watch the film now but nothing compares with the book. Read morePublished 6 days ago by Elizabeth