I stroked the top of my baby’s head and whispered to him gently that I would find a way. I will not let them take you…
Once upon a time **Kate’**s life was full of love and smiles and laughter. A time where she dared to dream and hope. But then her perfect family unit is shattered in the most unthinkable way. And now Kate is silently and steadily falling apart.
When she meets Martha, Kate recognizes a kindred spirit. Martha is searching for a lost love; tragedy has touched her life too. Why are they so inexplicably drawn to each other? And why are they both keeping secrets about their pasts from one another?
As Kate and Martha are forced to face the painful memories they’d each locked away, can they save each other and learn to live again?
A beautifully written story full of emotion, hope and the redeeming power of love and friendship. Perfect for fans of Diane Chamberlain, Amanda Prowse and Rowan Coleman.
What everyone is saying about Teresa Driscoll
‘A deeply moving story that explores what it means to love and to be loved. It is told with insight and compassion, as Teresa deals with a powerful subject - the fall-out of illness and what it means for the family. You will be captivated by this emotional tale, beautifully told.’ Kate Furnivall
‘A beautifully written book, full of emotion, passion and compassion. It's a book I would recommend to everyone who is interested in relationships and family stories. A lovely book that touches on the most enduring subjects with sensitivity and poignancy.’ Louise Douglas
‘An absolutely beautifully written book. It is heartbreaking and sad, but at the same time it is also uplifting and inspirational. The book is a reminder that you have to make the most of each day, making sure to laugh and love lots, and be true to your heart…A powerful tale that will stick me with for a long time to come. 5/5 stars’ Jill Loves to Read
‘Recipes for Melissa should be read with tissues, ice-cream, and a phone on-hand to call up your nearest and dearest to tell them you love them… A life-affirming, nostalgic, captivating tale of one mother and daughter, whose love for each other echoes throughout the years spent apart.’ Becca’s Books
‘Beautifully written…A book that will stay with me.’ Any Excuse to Read
‘A superbly written debut novel…full of heart-tugging moments, An emotional read, but a beautiful one at the same time – I look forward to future books from this author.’ Literary Week
‘A wonderful legacy of love from mother to daughter.’ Amanda Prowse