Altered Land by Jules Hardy

Altered Land

Jules Hardy

The bond between a mother and child is tested to the limit. Can we ever escape the past? Should we even try?

Extract

As I knew John did , I lay in my hospital bed during those awful , lifeless hours of the early morning, surrounded by people fighting to live, thinking that Dai Davies should come. If not for me, at least for John. Then I looked in another mirror, watched John turn away from me with a groan and I realised that the fight hadn't even begun.

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  • No Bones by Anna Burns
  • A Clouded Peace by John Cole

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