About this book
Annie is left alone to mull over the past and she consumed by the house ,it's previous inhabitants, Lily Painter, a rising star of the music, whose performances were the talk of the town. She delves into Lily's past, begins to unravel the two notorious baby farmers, who lured young unmarried mothers with promise of a better life for their babies.
Paperback edition of Davies' novel which is based on true events and examines a sinister period in London's history. Spanning a century, from the journals of an Edwardian police inspector to a doomed wartime love affair, it brings to life a range of intriguing characters. 'I read it in two days flat and enjoyed it hugely' Gaynor Arnold