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The Loner By Josephine Cox

The Loner
by Josephine Cox

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This bestseller from Josephine Cox tells a story of running away from a secret but longing to go home.

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The Loner Summary


The Loner by Josephine Cox

This bestseller from Josephine Cox tells a story of running away from a secret but longing to go home.

Home is where the heart is - but it's also where the pain lies...

Young Davie Adams is all alone. Devastated, he flees his hometown of Blackburn to escape the memories of the worst night of his life. With little more than the shirt on his back he sets off on a lonely, friendless road, determined to find his father.

Two people are stricken by his departure - Judy, his childhood friend who is desperate to reveal a secret she has kept close to her heart for so long, and Joseph, his grandfather, who is racked with guilt about that fateful night.

Exhausted and afraid, Davie finds friendship and a place to stay but when fate deals him another disastrous blow, he must decide whether to keep running or return to face his demons...

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The Loner Reviews


Praise for Josephine Cox:

'Cox's talent as a storyteller never lets you escape the spell.' Daily Mail

'Impossible to resist'. Woman's Realm

'Driven and passionate.' Sunday Times

About Josephine Cox


Josephine Cox was born in Blackburn, one of ten children. At the age of sixteen, Josephine met and married her husband Ken, and had two sons. When the boys started school, she decided to go to college and eventually gained a place at Cambridge University. She was unable to take this up as it would have meant living away from home, but she went into teaching - and started to write her first full-length novel. She won the `Superwoman of Great Britain' Award, for which her family had secretly entered her, at the same time as her novel was accepted for publication.

Additional information

GOR001389889
The Loner by Josephine Cox
Josephine Cox
Used - Very Good
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
2008-10-06
480
0007302053
9780007302055
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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