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The Foundling School for Girls: She may be an orphan but she has hope for the future

The Foundling School for Girls: She may be an orphan but she has hope for the future

The heart-wrenching new series from bestselling author Elizabeth Gill.

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ISBN 9781787473379
Barcode 9781787473379
Published 30 May 2019 by Quercus Publishing Plc
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Gill, Elizabeth
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ISBN-13 9781787473379
ISBN-10 1787473376
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
Imprint Quercus Publishing
Publication Date 30 May 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Gill, Elizabeth
Category Sagas
Number of Pages 336
Dimensions Width: 159mm
Height: 241mm
Spine: 35mm
Weight 550g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Durham England County - Fiction
NBS Text Romance & Sagas
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 976731

Description of this Book

'Elizabeth Gill is a born storyteller' Trisha Ashley When Dinah's mother walks out on Christmas Eve, her father - drunk as usual, and thinking she is her mother - forces himself on her. Finding herself pregnant, she runs away and is taken into the care of a group of nuns. Sister Madeline Armstrong and three others have been tasked with setting up a school to help the lost girls of south west Durham, and so Dinah becomes the first student of 'The Foundling School for Girls'. Together, the sisters bring aid to the orphans they take in, but when former street-child Jay returns to Newcastle, Maddy is suddenly torn between the love of her life and her calling to help the children... From the bestselling author of Miss Appleby's Academy and Nobody's Child comes a new series about the lost orphans of Durham and the nuns who take them in...

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Elizabeth Gill was born in Newcastle upon Tyne and as a child lived in Tow Law, a small mining town on the Durham fells. She has been a published author for more than thirty years and has written more than forty books. She lives in Durham City, likes the awful weather in the north east and writes best when rain is lashing the windows.

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