A Mother's Courage

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Random House, 4 set 2008 - 544 pagine
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When Eloise Cribb receives the news that her husband's ship has been lost at sea she wonders how she is ever going to manage. With two young children, the rent overdue and almost nothing to live on, she has no alternative but to turn to his estranged family for help.

She sets off on the long and arduous journey to Yorkshire, but is met with hostility and soon realises she has little choice but to return to London. Virtually destitute and desperate, Eloise is faced with her worst nightmare: she must either go to the workhouse, or abandon her children at the Foundling Hospital. But she is determined to keep them safe and under her protective wing at all costs...

 

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Recensione dell'utente  - Harriet May - Goodreads

This book was really enjoyable as I love victorian families, i was really happy when it turned out to be a very surprising happy ending. Leggi recensione completa

Indice

Sezione 1
1
Sezione 2
26
Sezione 3
50
Sezione 4
72
Sezione 5
97
Sezione 6
104
Sezione 7
111
Sezione 8
121
Sezione 15
252
Sezione 16
275
Sezione 17
300
Sezione 18
323
Sezione 19
350
Sezione 20
374
Sezione 21
397
Sezione 22
424

Sezione 9
148
Sezione 10
174
Sezione 11
199
Sezione 12
214
Sezione 13
227
Sezione 14
232
Sezione 23
447
Sezione 24
471
Sezione 25
495
Sezione 26
516
Sezione 27
535

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Informazioni sull'autore (2008)

Dilly Court grew up in North-east London and began her career in television, writing scripts for commercials. She is married with two grown-up children and four grandchildren, and now lives in Dorset on the beautiful Jurassic Coast with her husband. She is the bestselling author of twenty-seven novels.

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