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The Deverell Woman

The Deverell Woman Maura Deverell is a young Irish peasant girl whose mother is dying of consumption Their cruel landlord threatens to throw them out of their cottage unless Maura agrees to marry his young son Liam Rio

  • Title: The Deverell Woman
  • Author: Meg Hutchinson
  • ISBN: 9780340818206
  • Page: 451
  • Format: Paperback
  • Maura Deverell is a young Irish peasant girl whose mother is dying of consumption Their cruel landlord threatens to throw them out of their cottage unless Maura agrees to marry his young son, Liam Riordan After an act of violence, Maura s mother, on her deathbed, curses the Riordans and makes Maura promise to leave Ireland for good Maura ends up in Birmingham, where sheMaura Deverell is a young Irish peasant girl whose mother is dying of consumption Their cruel landlord threatens to throw them out of their cottage unless Maura agrees to marry his young son, Liam Riordan After an act of violence, Maura s mother, on her deathbed, curses the Riordans and makes Maura promise to leave Ireland for good Maura ends up in Birmingham, where she longs to go home but is stopped only by her promise to her mother.

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      Published :2019-07-21T12:19:24+00:00

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      This author has also released books under the name Margaret Astbury.

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    1. I was looking forward to a light and frivolous read. You know, the sort of book that you use purely to entertain yourself for a bit with no thinking required.Sadly this novel is so dire it made me furious and irritated. I have never seen a writing style so peppered with question marks? To the point where whole paragraphs of sentences end in question marks? I still can't see the point of them all?The storyline is totally improbable. Characters routinely pop up seemingly from the dead all the way [...]


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