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The gingerbread girl

Author: Sheila Newberry
Publisher: London : Robert Hale, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seven year old Cora, recovering from a serious illness in hospital, has a secret visit from her mother. Biddy manages to pass her daughter a gift, a gingerbread man, which Cora is to always treasure. When Biddy dies, Cora and her little sister are lovingly cared for by Eliza, their mother's great friend. Cora's feckless father, whom she hardly knows, is unaware of the tragedy. Just before WW2, with the children  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheila Newberry
ISBN: 9780709084525 0709084528
OCLC Number: 165408494
Description: 224 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Sheila Newberry.

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Biddy manages to pass her daughter a gift, a gingerbread man, which Cora is to treasure. When Biddy dies, Cora and her little sister are cared for by Eliza, their mother's friend. Cora's father, whom  Read more...

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