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The Lost Soldier Diney Costeloe

The Lost Soldier By Diney Costeloe

The Lost Soldier by Diney Costeloe


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Summary

A young woman's fight to save a treasured war memorial uncovers a tragic story that reverberates from World War I to the present day.

The Lost Soldier Summary

The Lost Soldier by Diney Costeloe

From bestselling author Diney Costeloe, a young woman fights to save a treasured war memorial and uncovers a tragic story that reverberates from World War I to the present day.

'This is our secret, pet. You mustn't tell anyone about us planting this tree for dad. It's our secret.'

1921.
In the sleepy village of Charlton Ambrose, eight ash trees stand as a timeless memorial to the men killed in the Great War. On a dark and chilly night, a ninth tree appears. Who planted it and why? And who was 'the unknown soldier' for whom it is marked?

2001.
Eighty years later, the memorial is under threat from developers. Local reporter, Rachel Elliott, is determined to save it, and to solve the mystery of the ninth tree. The trail will take her into the dark heart of her own family history; to a great, but tragic, love; and to a secret that has been kept since the war to end all wars.

Published in ebook as THE NURSES OF ST CROIX.

What readers are saying about THE LOST SOLDIER:

'I didn't want it to end. It is beautifully written and pulls on every emotional string in our bodies'

'I loved reading this ... Diney Costeloe is a fabulous author ... I really felt as though I was living the story with the characters. I definitely recommend this book!'

'Diney Costeloe is an awesome writer, all her books are just wonderful and unputdownable'.

The Lost Soldier Reviews

'A powerful and moving account of the brutality of war itself' -- Tony Benn
'This book bears powerful witness to a grave injustice' -- Martin Bell
'Diney Costeloe has tackled an important subject. We should never forget this terrible injustice' -- John Humphrys

About Diney Costeloe

Diney Costeloe is the bestselling author of The Throwaway Children, The Runaway Family, The Lost Soldier, The Sisters of St Croix and The Girl with No Name. She divides her time between Somerset and West Cork.

Additional information

GOR007897396
9781784972585
1784972584
The Lost Soldier by Diney Costeloe
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Head of Zeus
2016-11-03
464
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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