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  • Published: 18 May 2017
  • ISBN: 9781784752545
  • Imprint: Arrow
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 544
  • RRP: $14.99

The Best of Sisters




The compelling new saga set in turn-of-the-century London by the author of Mermaids Singing

The Thames carried him away from her, but would it bring him home...?

Twelve-year-old Eliza Bragg has known little in life but the cold, comfortless banks of the Thames. Living above her uncle's chandlery she has grown accustomed to a life of penury and servitude, her only comfort the love and protection of her older brother, Bart.

But one day Bart accidentally kills a man and is forced to flee to New Zealand. Alone, barefoot, beaten down and at the mercy of her cruel uncle, Eliza realises that her very survival is at stake...

  • Pub date: 18 May 2017
  • ISBN: 9781784752545
  • Imprint: Arrow
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 544
  • RRP: $14.99

About the Author

Dilly Court

Dilly Court grew up in North-east London and began her career in television, writing scripts for commercials. She is married with two grown-up children and four grandchildren, and now lives in Dorset on the beautiful Jurassic Coast with her husband. She is the bestselling author of twenty-seven novels.

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Praise for The Best of Sisters

“This is a wonderful book from a brilliant new writer”

Bournemouth Daily Echo


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