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The Ten Pound Ticket
The Ten Pound Ticket: An emotional short story about a mother and her child Amanda Prowse

An unforgettable short story, from the million-copy bestseller Amanda Prowse.

Amanda Prowse is the author of The Coordinates Of Loss and the no.1 bestsellers Perfect Daughter, My Husband's Wife and What Have I Done?

Australia, 1962: Susie has just arrived on the boat from England. She is clutching a newborn baby, but she has no wedding ring on her left hand.

The land is dusty and hot, and the work is hard and tiring. All Susie wants is to go home. But with no money, and no hope, how can she turn her life around?

Reviews for Amanda Prowse:

'Prowse handles her explosive subject with delicate skill ... Deeply moving and inspiring' DAILY MAIL.

'Powerful and emotional family drama that packs a real punch' HEAT.

'A gut wrenching and absolutely brilliant read' IRISH SUN.

'Captivating, heartbreaking, superbly written' CLOSER.

'Very uplifting and positive, but you may still need a box (or two) of tissues' HELLO.

'An emotional, unputdownable read' RED.

'Prowse writes gritty, contemporary stories but always with an uplifting message of hope' SUNDAY INDEPENDENT.

Head of Zeus * Fiction
01 Feb 2014 * 64pp * £0.99 * 9781781859384
Author
Amanda Prowse
Amanda Prowse
Amanda Prowse is an international bestselling author whose novels and novellas have been published in dozens of languages around the world. She has been described by the Daily Mail as 'The queen of family drama' and her books, including the chart topping No.1 titles What Have I Done?, Perfect Daughter, My Husband's Wife, The Girl in the Corner and The Things I Know have sold millions of copies across the globe. A popular TV and radio personality, Amanda is a regular panellist on Channel 5's The Jeremy Vine Show and numerous daytime ITV programmes. She also makes countless guest appearances on BBC national independent radio stations including LBC and Talk FM, where she is well known for her insightful observations and her infectious humour. Amanda's ambition is to create stories that keep people from turning the bedside lamp off at night, great characters that ensure you take every step with them and tales that fill your head so you can't possibly read another book until the memory fades.
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Something Quite Beautiful
The Game
A Christmas Wish
No Greater Love - Box Set
Three-and-a-Half Heartbeats
Imogen's Baby
Miss Potterton's Birthday Tea
The Christmas Café
Second Chance Café
Poppy Day
What Have I Done?
Clover's Child
A Little Love
Will You Remember Me?
Christmas for One
A Mother's Story
Perfect Daughter
The Second Chance Café
Another Love
The Second Chance Café
My Husband's Wife
I Won't Be Home For Christmas
Stories from the Heart
Theo
Anna
How to Fall in Love Again
How to Fall in Love Again: Kitty's Story
How to Fall in Love Again: Kitty's Story
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The Rules of Life
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Life Force
Splitting
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Worst Fears
Leader Of The Band
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Three-and-a-Half Heartbeats
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Little Miracle
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Secrets We Keep
The Other Wives Club
Just the Two of Us
A Life Without You
The Prophet
In White Ink
The Christmas Café
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