A story of three women united in their love for books, for life and for their men. The book is set in Glasgow and follows the life of Cathy, a war bride, Hannah, her daughter and Robyn, her granddaughter and their little bookshop called "The Blackbird".
Ranging from Glasgow on the brink of the Great War to the cut-throat world of London publishing, this is the spellbinding saga of three generations. Cathy is a Glasgow factory girl who experiences love and its loss. Hannah has a marriage that brings her undreamt of prosperity as well as pain. Robyn is extroverted and vivacious, but her heart isbroken by the only man she'll ever love."
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About Emma Blair
Emma Blair was born in Glasgow and now lives in Devon. She is the author of eighteen novels, including SCARLET RIBBONS with which she was shortlisted for the Romantic Novelist of the Year award.
The Blackbird's Tale by Emma Blair
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