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Bay of Secrets

Paperback / ISBN-13: 9781780875064

Price: £9.99

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The #1 Kindle Bestseller returns with a gorgeous summer read about romance, family and the secrets we keep from those we love.

‘The perfect holiday companion’Heat

‘The ultimate feel-good read’ – Candis

‘Sun-soaked escapism’ Best


Spain, 1939

Following the wishes of her parents to keep her safe during the war, a young girl, Julia, enters a convent in Barcelona. Looking for a way to maintain her links to the outside world, she volunteers to help in a maternity clinic. But worrying adoption practices in the clinic force Sister Julia to decide how far she will go to help those placed in her care.

England, 2012

Six months after her parents’ shocking death, 34-year-old journalist and jazz enthusiast Ruby Rae has finally found the strength to pack away their possessions and sell the family home. But as she does so, she unearths a devastating secret that her parents, Vivien and Tom, had kept from her all her life.



‘An impeccably researched and deftly written narrative that kept me hooked until the endKathryn Hughes, bestselling author of The Letter

Loved it from start to finish. A brilliant holiday read’ – Amazon reviewer

Perfect for fans of Santa Montefiore, Victoria Hislop and Leah Fleming Candis

‘On so many levels a fantastic read’Amazon reviewer

‘A fascinating story with engaging themes’ – Dinah Jefferies, bestselling author of The Tea Planter’s Wife

‘Warm, enthralling, one of my favourite authors‘ – Amazon reviewer

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Elegant storytelling at its best; poetic and touching
Veronica Henry
Like all good escapism it takes you to another place and another time ... the gentleness and authenticity of Rosamund Pilcher, with its strong sense of place, family and friendship. What a winning combination!
Veronica Henry, author of The Long Weekend
I loved the sultry sensuous feeling . . . A fascinating story with engaging themes
Dinah Jefferies, bestselling author of The Tea Planter's Wife
A great page-turner
Lucinda Riley, bestselling author
An impeccably researched and deftly written narrative that kept me hooked until the end
Kathryn Hughes, bestselling author of The Letter
Vividly written with a compelling storyline, this is top escapism
A gorgeous, mouth-watering dream of a holiday read!
Red Online
A beautifully crafted slice of escapist fiction
A perfect holiday read, to be devoured in one sitting
The Lady