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The Scarlet Sisters summary ✓ 9 ç ❄ [KINDLE] ✽ The Scarlet Sisters By Helen Batten ➝ – Helpyouantib.co.uk ‘Oh my goodness – another girl Mrs Swain’ Clara’s normal iron composure broke and she screamed ‘No That’s not the bloody deal’ And that is how my nanna Bertha Swain entered the world Whe ‘Oh my gooRrounding her enigmatic nanna’s early life What she unearths is a tale of five feisty red heads struggling to climb out of poverty and find love through two world wars It’s a story full of The Scarlet Epubsurprises and scandal – a death in a workhouse a son kept in a box a shameful war record a clandestine marriage. Heart rending and captivating I was hooked from the first page It was almost like being in two time zones at once I lost my Mother when I was 5 yrs old 1950 so I was able to live like part of your Ancestors Family Thanks for an incredible journey Thanks also for bringing many of my memories to the fore Also Helen Batten YOU look like Alice Hope people read this account of your Nana’s Life as I did I too had an amazing Nana Jinny She died age 94 SO SHE SAID I’ve found out on my journey she was actually about 100 Little 4ft 9 inch ex bare back rider in a travelling show

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And children taken far too soon It’s as if there is a family curse But Helen also finds love resilience and hope – crazy wagers late night Charlestons and stolen kisses As she unravels the story of Nanna and her scarlet sisters Helen starts to break the spell of the past and sees a way she might herself find love agai. A family storyLoved the historical detail and the interplay of relationships between the sisters But particularly when just listening on Audible I found it difficult to keep track of the relationships and histories of the various siblings in each sister’s family Might well have been just a failing peculiar to me but the ability to consult a pictorial family tree would have made the various family stories easier to follow and the whole book even enjoyable

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The Scarlet Sisters‘Oh my goodness – another girl Mrs Swain’ Clara’s normal iron composure broke and she screamed ‘No That’s not the bloody deal’ And that is how my nanna Bertha Swain entered the world When Helen Batten’s marriage breaks down she starts on a journey of discovery into her family’s past and the mysteries su. Helen tells the story of her nanna and her sisters and the struggles they all had in their lives whilst growing up in London and on the outskirts of London I found the book really interesting to begin with but I reached about 80% of the way through it and the story just started to get a bit all the same and seemed to be dragging on