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The quietness

Author: Alison Rattle
Publisher: London : Hot Key, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fifteen-year-old Queenie escapes from the squalid slums of nineteenth-century London and becomes a maid for the respectable Waters sisters but soon realises that something is very wrong with the dozens of silent babies being 'adopted' into the household. Meanwhile, sixteen-year-old Ellen falls in love with her cousin Jacob, but when he betrays her, she is once again at the mercy of her cold-hearted father.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Rattle
ISBN: 9781471401015 1471401014 1471401022 9781471401022
OCLC Number: 827347961
Description: 277 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Alison Rattle.

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Their (Queenie and Ellen's) voices cut through the decades, making their despair heard. The Observer An excellent work of historical fiction perfectly written for teenagers. We Love This Book

 
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