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Severn Emmaline


It is 1903, beautiful and passionate Gloria Armstrong waits on the snowy steps of Durham register office, she is eighteen years old and pregnant. Knowing her domineering father will be outraged, she has eloped to marry her handsome fiancé, aspiring doctor Gerald Phelps. They return to London, and Gloria is thrust into the world of an upper-class doctor’s wife. It would appear she has it all, but haunted by a gypsy woman’s prediction that she will never find true happiness, will her hasty marriage stand the test of time?
Steering her family through two world wars, Gloria’s emotionally charged life is filled with betrayal, tragedy, love and companionship.

5 star review
A wonderful debut novel that is full of delightful surprises. The main character oozes strength and vitality, precious qualities she needs in abundance to overcome the many challenges, twists and threats that confront her roller-coaster ride through life - as she uncovers and confronts the truths at the heart of the plot.

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