E. V. Thompson Lewin's Mead

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Lewin's Mead

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When artist Fergus Vincent forsakes the slums of Lewin's Mead in Bristol, he leaves behind him Becky, the street urchin whom he loved and married. As he sets sail on a warship bound for mutiny-torn India, Becky is left with the secret knowledge that she is carrying their child. When a deadly cholera epidemic sweeps through Lewin's Mead and Becky is struck down, she is cared for by Simon McAllister, a blind musician, and Lucy is taken to safety in Clifton by Fanny Tennant, the Ragged School teacher. Despite the dangers and squalor of her surroundings, once Becky has recovered she is determined to bring up her daughter in the slums, the only home she has ever known, never giving up the hope that one day Fergus will come back to find them.

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E V Thompson was born in London and spent nine years in the Navy before joining Bristol police. He moved to Hong Kong, then Rhodesia and had over 200 stories published before returning to England to become a full-time writer. In 1977 Chase the Wind won the Best Historical Novelist Award.

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Praise for previous titles: 'a lot more historical than romance - you will not be disappointed' - THE TIMES 'A vigorous and fascinating piece of storytelling from the pen of a first-class professional' - SUNDAY TIMES

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