As Matty Gilbie flees home from America to Bermondsey, her acting dreams are in tatters and her life is in danger from the mob. Another wonderfully atmospheric saga, full of heartache and hardship, from bestselling author Mary Gibson.
Mary Gibson was born and brought up in Bermondsey, south east London, where both her grandmother and mother were factory girls. She is the author of the bestselling Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts, which was selected for World Book Night 2015, and five other novels, Jam and Roses, Gunner Girls and Fighter Boys, Bourbon Creams and Tattered Dreams, Hattie's Home and A Sister's Struggle. marygibsonauthor.co.uk @MaryGibsonBooks
'Wonderfully descriptive ... A must-read' OK Magazine.
'A compelling read' My Weekly.
'A fabulous, fascinating read' Vanessa Feltz.
'Danger, glamour and adventure ... An explosive finale which will have readers frantically turning the pages' The Bookbag.