When I Had A Little Sister

When I Had A Little Sister

The Story of A Farming Family Who Never Spoke

Book - 2019
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When I had a Little Sister is a searingly honest and wryly heartbreaking memoir about a Lancashire farming family, whose love of their land came hand in hand with the resilience to live off it. It's a story of sisters and sacrifice, grief and reclamation, and of the need to speak the unspeakable.
Publisher: London :, 4th Estate,, 2019
Description: 372 pages : illustrations, genealogical table ; 23 cm
Copyright Date: ©2019
ISBN: 9780008301637
Branch Call Number: 362.28092 Sim


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Oct 09, 2019

A heart-rending story about three sisters in England or Scotland, in a somewhat dysfunctional home due to mental illness, dealing with the mental illness of the youngest sister, who eventually commits suicide in her 50's. The story tells how the sisters come to terms with the suicide, as she looks back at their family life.

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