Award-winning novelist Janice Galloway's memoir of her impoverished upbringing in 1950s Ayrshire.
|01||20080922||A family photograph is the starting-point for memories of the author's turbulent start in life.|
|02||20080923||Janice's mother has made the difficult decision to leave her drunken husband and start afresh with her young daughter.|
|03||20080924||Rocked by the return of her older sister Cora, Janice faces another hurdle as she starts primary school.|
|04||20080925||After Eddie's death, the Galloway women have been able to move back into the family home.|
Things should be looking up, but the constant pressure to be good is beginning to tell on Janice.
|05 LAST||20080926||Janice is beginning to see potential in her future, but first she must escape the familiar patterns and secrets from the past that threaten to drag her down.|