A Secret in the Family: One shocking discovery can change your life forever...

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Headline, Mar 4, 2010 - Fiction - 352 pages

A secret about one young woman's fiancÚ will tear a family apart...

A Secret in the Family is a compelling and atmospheric saga, written by bestselling author Lyn Andrews, of the devastating consequences of long buried secrets. Perfect for fans of Anne Baker, Dilly Court and Lindsey Hutchinson.

When best friends Dee Campbell and Jean Williams leave school in 1959, it feels like every opportunity awaits them. Their families haven't long moved from a rundown part of the city to leafy Kirkby when Jean's father wins the Irish sweepstake and soon Jean's set up her own hairdressing salon, while both girls have fallen for good-looking lads with prospects.

But Dee's father is about to discover a disturbing truth about her fiancÚ which will tear the family apart. As Dee flees to Ireland, Jean marries Tony, blissfully unaware that she's not the only pretty girl to catch his eye...

Tumultuous years lie ahead but Dee and Jean will learn that the people who love you will always be there when you need them most...

What readers are saying about A Secret in the Family:

'One of the best. Enjoyable in all ways, sadness, laughter and tears. Written with the same dedication as all of her other books'

'Held my attention right to the end! Excellently written'

'Very well written and will capture your imagination'

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About the author (2010)

Lyn Andrews was born in Liverpool in 1944; her father Joseph was killed on D-Day just nine months later. Lyn was brought up in Liverpool and became a secretary before she married and gave birth to triplets. Once the children had gone to school Lyn began writing, and her first novel was quickly accepted for publication. She has since written over thirty books, many of them Sunday Times bestsellers.

Lyn lives on the Isle of Man, but spends many weeks of the year back on Merseyside, seeing her children and grandchildren.

Twitter: @LynSagaAuthor

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