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Parents get their late daughter's debut novel published

A couple from Lymm have crowdfunded more than £12,000 to have their late daughter's novel published.

Jackie and Alan Booth have raised the money for daughter Lucy, who died from breast cancer aged just 37.

Lucy with Mum and Dad, Jackie and Alan Credit: family photo

Shortly before she died she completed her first novel and it was her final wish for it to be published.

Lucy was cared for by at a Marie Curie hospice and 15% of profits of the novel will be donated to Marie Curie.

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