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Gilding the lily

Publisher: Headline, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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Lily and Sarah Brown's childhood is an unhappy one. Sarah escapes by marrying Ralph Turner, a Sunderland dock worker, but Lily doesn't trust Ralph -- a dark volatile man with a hidden cruel streak. When he tries to seduce Lily on his wedding day, her worst fears are confirmed. Ralph's younger brother John is cut from a different cloth, though, and Lily is increasingly drawn to him. But just when Lily sees a future  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9780755342389 0755342380
OCLC Number: 861343832
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Responsibility: Rita Bradshaw.

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