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Without a mother's love

Author: Catherine King
Publisher: London : Sphere, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Abandoned. Olivia Copley is an orphan. Sent to live with her uncle, the ruthless mine owner Hesley Mexton, she soon discovers that a house ruled by men can not only be desperate: it can be cruel. Humiliated. A new governess, Harriet Trent, offers Olivia a glimpse of hope. But Harriet's past is full of secrets and, alone and without protection, Olivia realises that Hexley Mexton will take full advantage of her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine King
ISBN: 9781847442345 184744234X 9780751541311 0751541311
OCLC Number: 245566115
Description: 374 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Catherine King.

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Set in nineteenth-century Yorkshire, Without a Mother's Love is another hard-hitting, gritty page-turner from the author of Women of Iron and Silk and Steel.  Read more...

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For Women of Iron: 'She writes with authority, skill and confidence ... a real old-style Victorian drama ... [with] a mix and balance of wickedness and purity' Elizabeth Gill, author of The Secret ** Read more...

 
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