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Publisher's Summary

Set at the turn of the century, this is one of Catherine Cookson's most unusual novels, powerfully portraying a woman dangerously driven by desire and ambition.
©1995 Catherine Cookson (P)2014 Audible, Ltd
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Critic Reviews

"Humour, toughness, resolution and generosity are Cookson virtues.... In the specialised world of women's popular fiction, Cookson has created her own territory." (Helen Dunmore, The Times)
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By Christina on 10-29-17

Brilliantly Brings the characters alive!

enjoyable and warming story. narrator's performance was the best! a worthwhile bed time story. thrilling!

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By Customer on 05-18-17

Loved it

Excellent all the way around. Hope more Catherine Cookson audio books will become available in the US.

Great story, well narrated. A true pleasure to listen to.

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By Amazon Customer on 12-07-16

has the appeal of a Cookson novel but slow to star

liked it but not as gripping as some of her novels. it was slow to start and the characters slow to develop.

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By Amazon Customer on 09-19-17

obsession

loved this story very well read the right tone of voice can imagine being there

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