A young mother is left abandoned, yet finds strength in the busy streets and communities of Liverpool.
Joan Jonker’s heart-warming saga, When Wishes Come True, is guaranteed to bring tears of sadness and joy to readers everywhere. Perfect for fans of Katie Flynn and Cathy Sharp.
Evelyn Wilkinson married Charles Lister-Sinclair just hours before he left for war, unaware that she would never see him again and that she was already carrying his child. When Amelia is born, Charles’s parents refuse to accept that she is their grandchild, so, penniless and afraid, Evelyn moves to the backstreets of Liverpool where she dreams of escaping. Meanwhile, as little Milly grows up she discovers that a world of happiness lies on her doorstep.
What readers are saying about When Wishes Come True:
‘What a great book to read, couldn’t read it fast enough as I was gripped from the very first page’
‘I’ve read lots of Joan Jonker’s books. This is one that surpasses all others. Full of love, sorrow, comedy and emotions‘