Letters from a Patchwork Quilt by Clare Flynn audiobook

Letters from a Patchwork Quilt

By Clare Flynn
Read by Randal Schaffer

Cranbrook Press
10.69 Hours 1
Format : Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9780993332487

A heartbreaking story of love and loss In 1875, 18-year-old would-be poet, Jack Brennan, runs away from home to avoid being pushed into the priesthood. Life soon looks rosy for Jack when he lands the teaching job he's always dreamed of and meets the love of his life, Eliza Hewlett. But his world is shattered when Mary Ellen, his landlord's daughter, falsely accuses him of fathering the child she is expecting. Jack and Eliza decide to escape to America. As they are about to sail, Jack is arrested and dragged from the ship, leaving Eliza alone en route to New York with only a few shillings in her pocket. Once parted, each is forced to adjust to a future they had neither wanted nor expected. “A story of love, loss and tragedy: a heartbreaking and moving tale” - Readers’ Favorite

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Summary

Summary

A heartbreaking story of love and loss

In 1875, 18-year-old would-be poet, Jack Brennan, runs away from home to avoid being pushed into the priesthood. Life soon looks rosy for Jack when he lands the teaching job he's always dreamed of and meets the love of his life, Eliza Hewlett. But his world is shattered when Mary Ellen, his landlord's daughter, falsely accuses him of fathering the child she is expecting.

Jack and Eliza decide to escape to America. As they are about to sail, Jack is arrested and dragged from the ship, leaving Eliza alone en route to New York with only a few shillings in her pocket.

Once parted, each is forced to adjust to a future they had neither wanted nor expected.

“A story of love, loss and tragedy: a heartbreaking and moving tale” - Readers’ Favorite

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Author Bio: Clare Flynn

Author Bio: Clare Flynn

Award-winning author, Clare Flynn is a former global marketing director. She lives on the south coast of England. Her first novel, A Greater World, set in the Blue Mountains of Australia in the 1920s, was awarded an Indie BRAG Medallion in 2015. Kurinji Flowers, a gripping story of love and loss set in colonial India on a tea plantation in the 1930s and 40s, also gained a BRAG Award in 2015. Letters from a Patchwork Quilt, achieved a 5 Star Medallion from Readers’ Favorite. The Green Ribbons is set in rural England in 1900 and has also been honored with a coveted BRAG Medallion.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Historical
Runtime: 10.69
Audience: Adult
Language: English