Pastures New
by Margaret Thornton

Three friends discover that marriage and motherhood have their ups and downs in this warm and engaging family saga.

1960. Having been firm friends ever since they met in a Blackpool boarding house five years before, Val, Cissie and Janice are all now happily married, preoccupied with their growing families. But the new decade will bring change for all three families: are they prepared to embrace the challenges that lie ahead?

Val and Sam’s son’s behaviour is causing concern, and Val finds it hard at times to love him as she should. Running a thriving café in Harrogate, Janice and her husband Phil decide to expand into the restaurant business: have they bitten off more than they can chew? And Cissie’s contented life as a wife and mother is thrown in jeopardy when she encounters an old flame …

Genre: Romance


A welcome summer read that looks back to a gentler time


Margaret Thornton

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Pastures New by Margaret Thornton is available in the following formats

Hardback97807278871601st August 2017146 X 223mm240$28.99
Hardback978072788716028th April 2017146 X 223mm240£20.99
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