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The best of daughters

Author: Dilly Court
Publisher: London : Arrow, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Despite her privileged upbringing, Daisy Lennox has always longed to make something of her life. She is drawn to the suffragette movement, but when her father faces ruin they are forced to move to the country and Daisy's first duty is to her family. Here she becomes engaged to her childhood friend - a union both families have dreamed of. But, on the eve of their wedding, war is declared, and Daisy knows her life  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dilly Court
ISBN: 9780099562573 009956257X 9780099562580 0099562588
OCLC Number: 972508925
Description: 418 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Despite her privileged upbringing Daisy Lennox has always longed to make something of her life. She is drawn to the suffragette movement, but when her father faces ruin they are forced to move to the country and Daisy's first duty is to her family. Here she becomes engaged to her childhood friend --
a union both families have dreamed of. But on the eve of their wedding war is declared and life is never the same again.
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Despite her privileged upbringing, Daisy Lennox has always longed to make something of her life. She is drawn to the suffragette movement, but when her father faces ruin they are forced to move to  Read more...

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"If she'd still been around, I'm sure Catherine Cookson would have taken her hat off to this First World War romance. Like Cookson, Court creates great characters and saga fans will love spirited Read more...

 
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