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The Sun Sister

By: Lucinda Riley
Narrated by: Sophie Roberts, Weruche Opia
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To the outside world, Electra D’Aplièse seems to be the woman with everything: as one of the world’s top models, she is beautiful, rich and famous.

Yet beneath the veneer, Electra’s already tenuous control over her state of mind has been rocked by the death of her father, Pa Salt, the elusive billionaire who adopted his six daughters from across the globe. Struggling to cope, she turns to alcohol and drugs. As those around her fear for her health, Electra receives a letter from a complete stranger who claims to be her grandmother.

In 1939, Cecily Huntley-Morgan arrives in Kenya from New York to nurse a broken heart. Staying with her godmother, a member of the infamous Happy Valley set, on the shores of beautiful Lake Naivasha, she meets Bill Forsythe, a notorious bachelor and cattle farmer with close connections to the proud Maasai tribe. But after a shocking discovery and with war looming, Cecily has few options. Moving up into the Wanjohi Valley, she is isolated and alone. Until she meets a young woman in the woods and makes her a promise that will change the course of her life for ever.

Sweeping from Manhattan to the magnificent wide-open plains of Africa, The Sun Sister is the sixth instalment in Lucinda Riley’s multi-million selling epic series, The Seven Sisters.

©2019 Lucinda Riley (P)2020 W. F. Howes Ltd

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Beautiful

I've loved this whole series, but this has been my favourite book so far!

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Entertaining.

I enjoyed this one. Interesting story lines, time spans and characters. Pronouncing Manhattan as Manhtn was a bit distracting throughout, but with audio it’s hard to please everyone. An entertaining read.

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Series

I enjoyed reading (listening)about all the sisters in the series. Each book was totally different and set in different countries and cultures. I do not appreciate people criticising the readers as it is a very difficult thing to be able to be perfect in all accents while reading on tape.
A lot of research went into writing these books and I am so sorry the author is not with us anymore as her books are very enjoyable and relaxing. I would recommend listening to these books for total relaxation.

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fake accents were a massive put off

i only finished this book because I wanted to get to the end of the story, it made me cringe everytime I heard the fake French accent.

other than that another great part of the series.

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The seven sisters series

I have loved this series. Every book in the series is wonderful. I will be very sad when I come to the end.

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Great storyline

Really enjoy this author. Enjoyed listening & looking forward to beginning the next in the 7 sister series this evening.

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beautiful story

I loved how very real and current this story was to today. Excellent narration and fascinating story highlighting difficulties faced.

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Love the Seven Sisters

I have enjoyed each book in the series and can't wait for the next one.

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Brilliant like the previous 5 books

Loved every second .. truly there is a twist around every corner .. can’t wait to get the next book ! This would make a great tv series ..

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Brilliant story

i love this series of books each one intertwined with the other. A brilliant read

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