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    • Ruby

    • By: Meg Henderson
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rafferty
    • Length: 16 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      2 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      1.5 out of 5 stars 3

    The MacLeans live in a close-knit community in Glasgow at the start of the Second World War. When Ruby MacLean is 17, she falls pregnant and is forced to marry Gerry Reilly. As their daughter is born, Gerry heads off to war, leaving Ruby to cope alone. Many years later, now retired, Ruby looks back at her family history and uncovers a tale of lies that she could never have suspected....

    Regular price: $33.38

    • Daisy's Wars

    • By: Meg Henderson
    • Narrated by: Phoebe James
    • Length: 13 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3

    Daisy grows up in a Geordie family of Irish descent, which has just one interest: her older sister, a precociously talented singer. Daisy learns early on how to cope with disappointment and rejection, but she also develops a rare resilience and determination. This stands her in good stead when a despicable act of violence gives her no choice but to leave home.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging

    • By Rebecca on 11-26-06

    Regular price: $38.99

    • A Scent of Bluebells

    • By: Meg Henderson
    • Narrated by: Pamela Donald
    • Length: 14 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    They called her Auld Nally, the local moneylender in one of Glasgow's roughest areas. But once she'd been Alice McInally, beautiful and loved by her childhood sweetheart. She hadn't anticipated the outcry when they announced their betrothal; he was Catholic and she was Protestant.

    Regular price: $11.15