`A powerful and deeply affecting story of the bond between a mother and her children ... Jane Rusbridge is a brilliant new voice' --Alison Macleod
`Jane Rusbridge has a gift for evoking both characters and place ... Sensuously written and beautifully woven together, the various strands of the story converge in a heartrending - and heartwarming - climax' --Kathy Page
'Beautifully written and a real page turner'
About the Author
Jane Rusbridge lives on the coast in West Sussex with her husband, a farmer, and three of their five children. She taught at primary and preschool levels before returning to education herself as a mature student to study English at Chichester University, where she went on to gain an MA in Creative Writing. For the past ten years she has worked at Chichester University as an Associate Lecturer in English.