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Yew Tree Gardens / Anna Jacobs.

By: Jacobs, Anna [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Jacobs, Anna. Wiltshire girls: 03.; Jacobs, Anna. Wiltshire girls: 3.London : Allison & Busby, 2012Description: 318 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780749040611 (hbk.); 0749040610 (hbk.).Subject(s): Young women -- Fiction | Families -- Fiction | Widowers -- Fiction | Sisters -- Fiction | Family relationships -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Romance fiction. | Domestic fiction. | General fiction. DDC classification: 823.914
Contents:
1910. Sisters Mattie, Nell and Renie all manage to escape their oppressive and bullying father, but now separated, the girls must draw upon their strength and courage to build new lives. Renie, the youngest sister, has had enough of Nell's husband Cliff and sets her sights on London. She manages to get herself a job as a chambermaid in a Hotel, but a shadow falls over her the day Dennis Judson arrives as the new manager. Terrified of him and feeling increasingly trapped, Renie makes a bid to get away. But it is only when she meets injured Gil that Renie feels like she has found herself and a place for herself.
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Fiction Collection JACO 1 Available T00521720
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Fiction Collection JACO 2 Checked out 16/03/2021 T00614959
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1910. Sisters Mattie, Nell and Renie all managed to escape their oppressive and bullying father, but now separated, the girls must draw upon their strength and courage to build new lives for themselves.<br> Renie, the youngest sister, has had enough of Nell's husband Cliff and sets her sights on London. She manages to get herself a job as a chambermaid in a Hotel, but a shadow falls over her the day Dennis Judson arrives as the new manager. Terrified of him and feeling increasingly trapped, Renie makes a bid to get away. But it is only when she meets injured Gil that Renie feels like she's found herself and a place for herself.

1910. Sisters Mattie, Nell and Renie all manage to escape their oppressive and bullying father, but now separated, the girls must draw upon their strength and courage to build new lives. Renie, the youngest sister, has had enough of Nell's husband Cliff and sets her sights on London. She manages to get herself a job as a chambermaid in a Hotel, but a shadow falls over her the day Dennis Judson arrives as the new manager. Terrified of him and feeling increasingly trapped, Renie makes a bid to get away. But it is only when she meets injured Gil that Renie feels like she has found herself and a place for herself.

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