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The blessed child / Rosie Goodwin.

By: Goodwin, RosieMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Goodwin, Rosie. Days of the week ; 4.Publisher: London, England : Zaffre, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 421 pages ; 25 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781785762406 (hardback)Subject(s): Orphans -- Fiction | Brothers and sisters -- Fiction | Abandoned children -- Fiction | Undertakers and undertaking -- Fiction | Families -- Fiction | Nuns -- Fiction | Nuneaton (England) -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Domestic fiction. DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Wednesday's child is full of woe... Warwickshire, 1865. Nessie Carson will do anything to keep her family together after her mother is killed, her father abandons them and they are evicted from their cosy little Nuneaton home. She and her brothers and sisters take on jobs as live-in assistants to a local undertaker. She is soon entwined in fortunes of her employer, Andre, who is forced to live a lie, and the local doctor - someone she's attracted to but can never have. But even in the darkest of times, and saddest of places, when you're as spirited as Nessie Carson, there is light, love and the promise of happiness if you're only brave enough to search for it ...
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Fiction Collection GOOD Checked out 30/06/2022 T00819311
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The Sunday Times bestselling Rosie Goodwin brings us a heartrending, dramatic and uplifting treat for Christmas 2018.

"Can she find joy even in the hardest of times?" -- Cover.

Wednesday's child is full of woe... Warwickshire, 1865. Nessie Carson will do anything to keep her family together after her mother is killed, her father abandons them and they are evicted from their cosy little Nuneaton home. She and her brothers and sisters take on jobs as live-in assistants to a local undertaker. She is soon entwined in fortunes of her employer, Andre, who is forced to live a lie, and the local doctor - someone she's attracted to but can never have. But even in the darkest of times, and saddest of places, when you're as spirited as Nessie Carson, there is light, love and the promise of happiness if you're only brave enough to search for it ...

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