Impact

Impact

Third book in the trilogy A Relative Invasion

Post-war, adolescence, austerity – the fall-out

Order Now!
About the Book

Book Three was awarded a Discovering Diamonds.

1945. The VE party is over and so is evacuation. Bill must tear himself away from his firm attachments in the village and face a new life in post-war Wandsworth. Uncle Ted had returned from service, but in what state? And how have Bill’s grandparents fared through the blitz and just recently, the dreaded VIs and VII rockets?

So much is in ruins, not least the life Bill had known as a child. One area remains wonderfully stable: supportive Mr Durban and the exciting icon of his Cossack sabre.

Kenneth, however, is even more present. Now adolescent, the cousins are developing their separate skills and identities but the home context is claustrophobic. Their rivalry increases in intensity, culminating in a fearful crisis. All the family’s lives change forever. It’s a terrible fall-out. Is it Bill who must take responsibility and find a fair way forward?

Details
Author:
Series: A Relative Invasion, Book 3
Genre: Historical Fiction
Order Now
Buy from Kobo
Buy from Amazon
Other Books in "A Relative Invasion"
Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links in the page above are "affiliate links." This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising."