Title Profile & Character Information

The Hand That First Held Mine

Annotation

A novel of two women—a writer and a painter—who are connected across fifty years by love stories, family secrets, and motherhood.



Awards
2010  Costa Book Awards

Characters
NameLexie Sinclair
GenderFemale

NameElina Vilkuna
GenderFemale

NameInnes Kent
GenderMale
TraitWealthy

GenreHistorical
Fiction
TopicsHistory
Mothers
Painters
Art
Death
Emotions
Fear
Grief
Life changes
SettingLondon, England