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The Open Door Paperback – 5 September 2002

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  • Paperback : 464 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0141010126
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0141010120
  • Dimensions : 11.4 x 3.1 x 18.5 cm
  • Publisher : Penguin (5 September 2002)
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.6 out of 5 stars 99 ratings

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A heartwarming and uplifting tale ― Daily Express

A winner . . . Beryl Matthews grabs and holds the attention of the reader from the very first page ― Billy Hopkins, bestselling author of Our Kid

Catherine Cookson fans will love this ― Woman's Own

Praise for Beryl Matthews-

A delightful story told with the assured touch of a born storyteller. I couldn't put it down ― Babara Erskine

A delightful and uplifting first novel ― Gilda O'Neill

About the Author

Beryl Matthews joined a writers' group when she retired five years ago and starting working on her own novel. The result was THE OPEN DOOR, the inspiration for which came from her own mother's early life. Beryl is currently working on the second part of the trilogy of Rose Webster's life. She lives in Hampshire with her husband.

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