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Two strangers

Author: Beryl Matthews
Publisher: Sutton : Severn House, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Trade paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Poplar, London, 1920. Fourteen-year-old Victoria Keats is horrified when her father demands that she go to work for wealthy Mr Preston -- everyone knows why he takes young girls into his house. But her violent father, who's never let her forget she's not the son he wanted, won't listen to her concerns -- and when she stands up for herself, he throws her out of their dingy little house in the slums ...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beryl Matthews
ISBN: 9780727884473 0727884476 9781847515537 1847515533
OCLC Number: 888462371
Notes: Historical novel.
Description: 220 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Beryl Matthews.

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Poplar, London, 1920. Fourteen-year-old Victoria Keats is horrified when her father demands that she go to work for wealthy Mr Preston -- everyone knows why he takes young girls into his house. But her violent father, who's never let her forget she's not the son he wanted, won't listen to her concerns -- and when she stands up for herself, he throws her out of their dingy little house in the slums ...

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